The Walt Disney Company announced that Avengers: Infinity War will pass the $1 Billion mark at the box office by May 5.
Only 33 other films have passed this milestone from box office sales. This would be the 17th time a Disney film has done and and the 6th time a Marvel Studios film has done it.
What’s special about this is that it’s done in record time being the fastest film in history to cross the $1 billion mark. As of May 4th the film was at a world-wide total of $974.5 million.
Avengers: Infinity War also broke the record for biggest domestic opening weekend total with $257.8 million dollars, beating Star Wars: The Force Awakens by almost $10 million dollars.