"Avengers: Infinity War" is already on track to continue its domination as the film has premiered in China, the last major market it is being released in.
Variety is reporting that by 10pm on Friday, the film had earned $66 million, with an additional $9.3 million from Thursday preview showings.
The all-time record for an opening film weekend in China is held by “Monster Hunt 2”, which was released in February with $187 million. "Avengers: Age of Ultron" holds 4th place with $156 million.
Earlier this week “Infinity War” had crossed $1.251 billion worldwide, putting it on track to likely break the $2 billion mark easily this summer.
Directed by Joe and Anthony Russo, "Avengers: Infinity War" stars Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Chris Hemsworth, Mark Ruffalo, Scarlett Johansson, Anthony Mackie, Elizabeth Olsen, Tom Holland, Don Cheadle, Benedict Cumberbatch, Chadwick Boseman, Sebastian Stan, Danai Gurira, Letitia Wright, Paul Bettany, Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Dave Bautista, Bradley Cooper, Vin Diesel, Tom Hiddleston, and Josh Brolin. The film is in theaters everywhere.