Avengers Endgame is continuously breaking several records, but the movie has now hit the mark of $1.2 billion in its first weekend. The credit to the incredible success of Avengers Endgame goes especially to its directors for presenting the story beautifully onto the big screen.
Joe and Anthony Russo have become the first directors whose three different films have reached the mark of over $1 billion in the Global Box Office Collection.
These figures have been confirmed by the report onBox Office Mojo, which reveals Captain America: Civil War, Avengers Infinity War, and Avengers Endgame, all three have now earned over $1 billion.
Avengers Endgame International Box Office Collection – (First Weekend)
Hong Kong ($12.5m)
A list of a few other directors who have achieved this feat includes James Cameron (Titanic and Avatar), Christopher Nolan (The Dark Knight and The Dark Knight Rises), Peter Jackson (The Lord of the Rings: Return of the King and The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey), James Wan (Furious 7 and Aquaman) and Michael Bay (Transformers: Dark of the Moon and Transformers: Age of Extinction.
There is no doubt that the Russo brothers have lived up to the fans’ expectations while concluding ten years long MCU saga.
The upcoming Spider-man: Far from home will be the last MCU phase 3 movie technically which is releasing on 2nd July. But as the movie is releasing after endgame; we can toss it up in line with the MCU phase 4 upcoming movies.