The new part of the franchise about the superheroes of the studio Marvel “The Avengers: the War of Infinity” became the leader of Russian film distribution, collecting 1.16 billion rubles for the first weekend, according to the portal kinobusiness.com .
The film united legendary superheroes – Tony Stark, Thor, Hulk, Captain America, Black Widow, Doctor Strange and other participants of incredible events, which the audience managed to love thanks to numerous solo projects.According to the plot, the heroes have to fight with the main villain, who has a destructive power – a powerful Thanos. He plans to seize power over the universe, but for this he needs the Stones of Infinity. The Avengers reunite to save the worlds from imminent death.
The main roles in the tape were played by Robert Downey – Jr., Chris Hemsworth, Mark Ruffalo, Paul Bettany, Benedict Cumberbatch and others.
In second place in the film distribution – another novelty: the directorial debut of Konstantin Khabensky Sobibor on the only successful uprising in the Nazi concentration camp in the history of the Second World War. The film earned 106.5 million rubles.In third place – “Coach” Danila Kozlovsky, who collected 51.9 million rubles for the weekend and 787.1 million for three weeks of hire.
On the fourth line is the animated picture “Smeshariki, Dejavu”, which earned 34.3 million rubles and 219.5 million for two weeks. Closes the top five leaders cartoon “Papa Mama” – from 21.8 million rubles for the first weekend of hire.