Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Sunday May 08, 2016

Captain America: Civil War Opens To $181.8M In US, Hits $678.4M Globally

The only thing I find more disturbing than the amount of money Disney is making is how they are making that much but some of their movies continue to feature cinematography that belongs in a TV show.

The critically acclaimed superhero film continues Disney domination, between Lucasfilm's Star Wars: The Force Awakens (the movie opened in late December but stayed a huge player in the first part of the new year), The Jungle Book and Zootopia. In terms of opening-weekend rankings, Civil War shot past Iron Man 3 ($174 million) to rank No. 5 behind Star Wars: The Force Awakens ($248 million), Jurassic World ($208.8 million), The Avengers ($207.4 million) and Age of Ultron ($191.3 million), not accounting for inflation. Put another way, Disney claims four of the five top openings (Jurassic World was released by Universal.