Marvel Studios and Disney’s first female-led superhero film crossed the $500 million mark at the worldwide box office Tuesday.
The movie had grossed $490 million by Monday, including $164.3 million domestically and $325.6 million overseas. Captain Marvel is now on track to make more than $1 billion in global ticket sales.
Over the weekend, the film scored the sixth-best worldwide start of all time making just over $455 million.
China leads all international markets with $95 million, followed by South Korea ($25.3 million), the U.K. ($18.1 million), Brazil ($14.7 million), Mexico ($13.7 million), Australia ($12 million), Indonesia ($11.8 million), Russia ($11.3 million), France ($9.6 million), Germany ($8.4 million), India ($7.7 million), Thailand ($7 million) and other ($91 million).
Another female lead box office hit was DC and Warner Bros.’ Wonder Woman which made history debuting to $103 million in North America, proving that a female-led superhero pic could make huge bucks. The film, starring Gal Gadot, topped out at $821.8 million, including $412.6 million domestically and $409.2 million internationally.
Captain Marvel reportedly cost $150 million to produce, before marketing.
More in News
Sophie Turner Quitting Acting
The Game of Thrones actress has been done filming Season 8 since last summer, and apparently she’s been on a hiatus...April 17, 2019
Hoda Kotb Adopts Her Second Child
Following Tuesday morning’s episode of Today, the co-anchor announced via phone that she has adopted a second child, a daughter named...April 16, 2019
Wendy Williams Files for Divorce
Yesterday, it was confirmed that the daytime talk show host has officially filed for divorce from her husband of over two...April 12, 2019
Nipsey Hussle Memorial Service Draws Thousands
The late rapper’s ‘Celebration of Life’ is taking place at the Staples Center today, and TMZ is live streaming what’s expected...April 11, 2019
Charles Van Doren Dead at 93
Charles Van Doren, one of the most infamous TV game show contestants of all time, has passed away. Advertisement According...April 10, 2019
Kim Kardashian Taking Bar Exam in 2022
The reality star has plans to follow in her father Robert Kardashian’s footsteps by becoming an attorney, and she’s aiming to...April 10, 2019