Avengers: Infinity War dominates box office again with $112.5M second weekend

Avengers: Infinity War dominates box office again with $112.5M second weekend

The latter number helped Infinity War reach the one billion dollar mark in a record eleven days, one day sooner than The Force Awakens.

Infinity War has received generally positive reviews from critics, and moviegoers gave it an A CinemaScore. The film opens in China, the second biggest movie market in the world, on May 11. The decrease was lower than the 59% encountered by Age of Ultronin its second weekend but a bit steeper than the 50% experienced by The Avengers.

"Avengers: Infinity War" earns $112.47 million over the weekend to win the box office for a second-straight weekend.

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While Avengers: Infinity War had no trouble breaking the $247.9 million opening weekend record set by Star Wars: The Force Awakens, pulling $257.6 million, it dropped too much in its second weekend.

MGM and Lionsgate's Pantelion Movies' gender-swapped remake of Garry Marshall's 1987 humor, "over board" watched the highest-grossing opening weekend for Pantelion Movies with a better-than-expected $14.8 million from 1,623 theaters.

Hollywood's summer movie season typically runs from the first weekend in May through Labor Day, but this year got a jump-start with the late April release of "Avengers: Infinity War".

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The film also features Chris Evans, Chris Hemsworth, Chadwick Boseman and Tom Holland.

3rd place went to "A Silent Place", which has grossed $159.9 million in 5 months at theaters, along with fourth largest place to "I Feel Pretty", now up to $37.8 million in weekend. Infinity War managed to slighly edge out fellow Marvel film Black Panther's $111.6 million second weekend.

And "Tully", starring Charlize Theron, launched on 1,353 screens with $3.2 million.

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