Shattering almost every record at the Box Office that there is Marvel Studios and Walt Disney Pictures debuted “Avengers: Endgame” to $357 million and $1.2 billion globally. That’s weekend one. Beating out “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” and “Avengers: Infinity War,” the film became the record breaker in over 140 different statistics. Playing off the good will of the film, “Captain Marvel” moved up to second place in its eighth weekend. Nothing else dared to compete with the Marvel juggernaut over the weekend, so no other debuts landed on the List. $76,601 per 4,662 theaters not only made “Avengers: Endgame” the POPCORN AWARD winner for the weekend, it made it the biggest per theater average ever. Other records it broke included Largest Thursday Preview, Largest Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, Largest Opening Day, Largest Single Day, Largest Domestic Opening Weekend, Fastest to $100 through $350 million, Largest International Opening, and Largest Worldwide Opening, just to name a few.

With so much money going to “Avengers: Endgame,” the counter-programming or smaller releases in the theaters moved around a little bit. Documentaries like “Penguins” and “Amazing Grace” moved up the List, while indies like “The Mustang” and “Hotel Mumbai” also found an increase over the weekend. Even “Wonder Park,” in its seventh weekend, moved up the List. Releases from last weekend like “Red Joan,” starring Judi Dench, and “Family,” starring Taylor Schilling and Kate McKinnon both earned ROCKETS, with “Family” also earning the GOLDEN PERCENTAGE AWARD with a +396.7% increase. After only two weeks, “Teen Spirit,” starring Elle Fanning ended its Box Office run, while Tyler Perry’s “A Madea Family Funeral” and “The LEGO Movie 2: The Second Part” both ended their runs, as expected.

With a $357 million opening weekend, “Avengers: Endgame” will definitely be hanging around the throne for awhile. The fight for second place will fall to three newcomers next weekend, however, as “Long Shot,” starring Charlize Theron and Seth Rogen, “The Intruder,” starring Dennis Quaid and Meagan Good, and the animated feature “UglyDolls” all vie for the same spot. Sony Pictures is projecting “The Intruder” as the winner, looking to debut at $13.9 million. With the widest release of the three, “UglyDolls” should be right behind with $13.5 million. Do not count out the good will for Seth Rogen, as “Long Shot” as been raved about since debuting, projected to earn close to $12 million. Despite climbing the List this weekend, “Family” (2019) is not big enough to stick around for very long nor is “Red Joan.” “Unplanned” and “The Best Of Enemies” are dropping fast as well, so any of those films could make way for the newcomers.

BOX OFFICE KING: “Avengers: Endgame”
BOX OFFICE QUEEN: “Captain Marvel”
POPCORN AWARD*: “Avengers: Endgame”

# Title Weekend Total Budget Week LW CH
1 Avengers: Endgame (BV)
$357,115,007 ($357,115,007) $356m* 1st N
2 Captain Marvel (BV)
$8,312,751 ($413,841,798) $152m* 8th #4
3 The Curse of La Llorona (WB)
$8,045,744 ($41,830,045) $9m 2nd #1 down
4 Breakthrough (Fox)
$6,806,342 ($26,616,572) $14m* 2nd #3 down
5 Shazam! (WB)
$5,583,903 ($131,213,630) $100m 4th #2 down
6 Dumbo (2019) (Dis)
$3,493,282 ($107,259,840) $170m* 5th #6 even
7 Little (Uni)
$3,472,280 ($35,881,535) $20m 3rd #5 down
8 Pet Sematary (2019) (Par)
$1,322,808 ($52,645,265) $21m 4th #7 down
9 Us (2019) (Uni)
$1,175,255 ($172,877,890) $20m 6th #8 down
10 Penguins (Dis)
$1,142,500 ($5,812,926) ** 2nd #12
11 Missing Link (UAR)
$1,065,666 ($15,520,721) ** 3rd #9 down
12 Amazing Grace (2019) (Neon)
$519,597 ($2,145,538) ** 21st #15
13 After (2019) (Avi)
$403,333 ($11,649,072) $14m 3rd #11 down
14 Hellboy (2019) (LG/S)
$354,575 ($21,533,408) $50m 3rd #10 down
15 The Mustang (Focus) $291,585 ($4,542,335) ** 7th #19
16 Kalank (FIP)
$278,702 ($2,482,587) $11.5m* 2nd #13 down
17 How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World (Uni)
$237,435 ($159,689,095) $129m 10th #14 down
18 Wonder Park (Par)
$188,074 ($45,012,066) $100m* 7th #21
19 Hotel Mumbai (BST)
$168,498 ($9,293,070) ** 6th #20
20 Red Joan (IFC)
$165,204 ($222,257) ** 2nd #44 rocket_graphic
21 Five Feet Apart (LGF)
$139,035 ($45,394,513) $7m* 7th #18 down
22 Unplanned (PFR)
$137,176 ($17,740,501) $6m 5th #17 downdown
23 High Life (A24)
$133,178 ($932,710) $9m* 4th #22 down
24 The Best Of Enemies (STX)
$125,232 ($10,008,688) $10m 4th #16 downdown
24 Family (2019) (TFA)
$97,293 ($121,545) ** 2nd #59 rocket_graphicpercentage



Title Dom / World Budget Weeks Highest NOTE
The LEGO Movie 2: The Second Part (WB) $105,714,361
$99m* 12th #1

Teen Spirit (BST) $441,366
$16m* (3RD) #23

Tyler Perry’s A Madea Family Funeral (LGF) $73,076,764
$20m* 9th #2


*POPCORN AWARD goes to the highest per theater average within the Top 25 List
**GOLDEN PERCENTAGE AWARD goes to the highest increase within the Top 25 List

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