Captain America: Civil War is now the top grossing movie of 2016
Captain America: Civil War added $3.9 million domestically and $6.1 million internationally on Wednesday for a global total of $10 million for the day. The Anthony and Joe Russo-directed Marvel Studios release has earned $310.5 million in North America and $671.4 million overseas for a worldwide total of $981.9 million. The film has surpassed Disney’s own Zootopia ($974.2 million) to become the top grossing movie of 2016 so far.
The Marvel release received an A CinemaScore from audiences and cost $250 million to make before marketing expenses.
Here are the results from the key international territories so far:
Hong Kong $14.7M
Captain America: Civil War features the return of Chris Evans as Steve Rogers / Captain America, this time joined by Robert Downey Jr. as Tony Stark / Iron Man, Scarlett Johansson as Natasha Romanoff / Black Widow, Anthony Mackie as Sam Wilson / Falcon, Elizabeth Olsen as Wanda Maximoff / Scarlet Witch, Paul Bettany as The Vision, Jeremy Renner as Clint Barton / Hawkeye and Don Cheadle as Jim Rhodes/War Machine. Sebastian Stan is also back as Bucky Barnes / Winter Soldier alongside Chadwick Boseman as T’Challa / Black Panther, Emily VanCamp as Sharon Carter / Agent 13, Daniel Brühl as Baron Helmut Zemo, Frank Grillo as Brock Rumlow / Crossbones, William Hurt as General Thaddeus “Thunderbolt” Ross, Paul Rudd as Scott Lang / Ant-Man, and Tom Holland as Peter Parker / Spider-Man.