“Avengers: Endgame” is drawing huge crowds to theaters around the globe.
Opening day box office records have already fallen in China. Preview screenings Thursday night in North America hit a record $60 million, topping “Star Wars: The Force Awakens.”
With thousands more weekend showings already sold out, “Endgame” is widely expected to shatter the domestic opening weekend mark of $257 million.
Late Friday Disney, which is Marvel Studios’ parent company, said it’s “cautiously optimistic” “Avengers: Endgame” will approach $300 million in opening weekend box office in the U.S and Canada.