“Avengers: Infinity War” continued to crush the competition at the box office, hauling in $112.5 million in North America over the weekend to score the second-biggest second weekend of all time.
The Walt Disney Co. DIS, +2.42% film has now grossed over $1.2 billion world-wide, becoming the first film to ever top $1 billion in 11 days. Last week, the superhero mashup set new records for the biggest domestic and global opening of all time, raking in $250 million in North America and $630 million overseas. The film has not yet opened in China.
“Star Wars: The Force Awakens” holds the record for biggest second weekend at $149.2 million with “Black Panther” coming in third at $111.7 million.
“Infinity War” is the third “Avengers” installment and 19th title associated with the Marvel Cinematic Universe. An untitled “Avengers” sequel is already in the works and slated for May 2019.