Read a Marvel's The Avengers Review
Are you Australian? Skip over to www.myshoppinglist.com.au
We give away FREE movie tickets every week.
Outside Australia? Still check it out. Its a very useful site to save time and money with grocery shopping.
DISNEY STUDIOS AUSTRALIA’S #1 OPENING DAY IN HISTORY
26 April 2012 (Sydney, AUSTRALIA): Marvel’s The Avengers has smashed the Australian box office on its opening day of release with a record breaking AUD$6 million (USD$6.2million). The stunning opening makes The Avengers the biggest Marvel Studios opening day ever – 233% ahead of Iron Man 2 (AUD$1.8 million) and represents the number one Disney Studios opening day, ahead of The Chronicles of Narnia Lion, Witch and Wardrobe (AUD$3.5 million).The one day figure easily surpasses the combined individual opening days box office of each Marvel superhero film Australian opening (Iron Man 2 - $1.813 million, Thor - $1.3 million, Captain America - $0.86 million and The Incredible Hulk - $0.37 million for a total of $4.357 million).
The opening puts the film at the number two position of all time openings behind Harry Potter Deathly Part 2 (AUD$7 million).“The most anticipated blockbuster for the year Marvel’s The Avengers has really lit up the box office with this stunning opening – Disney and Marvel’s biggest yet in Australia. The Avengers is testament to fabulous storytelling combined with a blockbuster cast and world-renowned director - this superhero epic is a must-see for all Australian fans and film lovers!,” said John Cracknell, senior vice president & managing director The Walt Disney Company, Australia.