Captain America: Civil War is crossing the $1 billion mark today
With $314 million domestic and $677 million international through May 19, Captain America: Civil War will cross the $1 billion mark today on only its 24th day of global release.
It’s the #1 film of the year globally and the fourth Marvel Cinematic Universe film to surpass the $1 billion threshold, joining The Avengers ($1.518 billion), Avengers: Age of Ultron ($1.405 billion), and Iron Man 3 ($1.215 billion). Together, the 13 MCU films have earned over $10 billion in global box office, with nearly $2.1 billion coming from the three Captain America films.
Captain America: Civil War is also Disney’s 10th billion-dollar release out of the 25 films that have reached this milestone in the history of the industry.
The film added $3.7 million domestically and $5.3 million internationally on Thursday for a global total of $9 million for the day. The Anthony and Joe Russo-directed movie has now earned $991 million worldwide. Captain America: Civil War 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 $14.8M
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.