It also became the third fastest film to reach $500 million domestically.
Black Panther has also grossed about $396.6 overseas, including an estimated $56.2 million this weekend, putting its worldwide total on the doorstep of $900 million.
The release from Marvel and Disney brought in $65.7 million domestically this weekend, easily outpacing new releases "Red Sparrow" and "Death Wish", according to studio estimates Sunday. The highly praised Marvel film topped new action releases Red Sparrow and Death Wish to remain at No. 1.
The movie starring Chadwick Boseman and Michael B. Jordan broke multiple box office records too, stealing the record for the largest opening for an African-American director. Take note that the movie will have to amass at least $623 million in lifetime gross in order to dethrone The Avengers (2012) from the fifth rung in the ladder. In fact, seven of the top eleven blockbusters are from the Mouse House which is already planning out its box office dominance over the years ahead with an impressive calendar of titles it just announced leading into 2023. "Death Wish" was directed by Eli Roth, the film stars Bruce Willis, Vincent D'Onofrio, and Elisabeth Shue. The 20th Century Fox release was probably hoping for at least $20 million here, so it's a slight disappointment.
Estimated ticket sales for Friday through Sunday at US and Canadian theaters, according to comScore.
Finishing off the top 5 this week is last weeks is Peter Rabbit which finds its self at 5. Also opening in limited release this weekend was Sony Pictures Classics' Foxtrot, which earned $36,786 from four theaters for a $9,197 per-screen average, and Hannover's Death House, which took in $10,295 from one theater. "Lady Bird" (A24) followed with $48.3 million. Black Panther came storming out of the gates with a whopping $242 million during the 4-day Presidents Day weekend and made its way up the charts from there. In seventh is "Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle", which added $4.5 million in its 11th weekend and is nearing $400 million domestic with a current total of $393 million.
According to The Canadian Press , Toronto police have recovered a seventh set of remains linked to the alleged serial killer. McArthur was charged with the first of six first-degree murder counts, in the case of Navaratnam, on February 23.
The economy grew by 6.9% in 2017 and the government said today it will target growth of around 6.5% in 2018. Li said China "remains the largest developing country in the world" and faces "a number of acute problems".
Cynthia Creighton's son was in her auto when a neighbor's tree fell on top of the vehicle in Watertown, Massachusetts. Water sprayed through a gate in Boston's Seaport District on Friday when the nor'easter hit the city.
Seeing Markram stepping out to junior Marsh, he asked keeper Paine to stand up to the stumps and what a move it turned out to be. The first Test between South Africa and Australia has started in 1st March, 2018 and now it is the 3rd day of the Test.
Witnesses said that while on the bus she said multiple times that she would "shoot up the school" in a profanity-laden tirade. Police officers patrolled the area throughout the rest of the day and parents were allowed to pick up their children early.
According to latest available government data, 150,785 people died in road accidents in India in 2016, averaging 413 deaths a day. A truck carrying 60 people from a marriage party overturned and fell into a drain on Rajkot-Bhavnagar highway.
Walmart (WMT) and Dick's Sporting Goods (DKS) on Wednesday said they would raise the age limit to buy guns to 21. Republican candidate for governor Sen. "We've been attacked by the media, we've been attacked by the left".
Listeriosis begins with flu-like symptoms including chills, fever and muscle aches and can take up to six weeks to show symptoms. Listeria is rare in Australia but a deadly outbreak in South Africa has killed more than 170 people since January past year .
Bryant is a five-time National Basketball Association champion with the Lakers and a two-time Olympic gold medalist. The criminal sexual assault charge was dropped in 2004 and the accuser agreed to settle her civil lawsuit.
The US State Department also echoed Trump's assertions: "Our condition is denuclearization", spokeswoman Heather Nauert said. North Korea has insisted that it is open to talks with the US but demanded that talks take place without preconditions.
Meghan Markle Holds Private Bachelorette Party
The Duchess of Cambridge is expecting her third child next month, and Markle's mother, Doria Radlan , is in California. Meghan Markle reportedly spent the weekend with friends, celebrating her bachelorette party.
Red-hot Rockets win 15th straight
Marcus Smart drew two offensive fouls on James Harden in the final seconds to help the Celtics get the come-from-behind victory. And speaking of three-pointers, they were certainly expected to come at a huge clip between these two teams, and they sure did.
Son double leads Tottenham past Huddersfield in EPL
SPURS: Lloris, Vertonghen, Sanchez, Son (Lamela, 70) Kane, Dier, Dembele (Sissoko, 76) Alli (Moura, 81) Eriksen, Aurier, Davies. The Lilywhites fought out a commendable 2-2 away draw, and now enter the second leg at Wembley with an advantage on away goals.
Anderson, Del Potro battle in Acapulco final
It was Del Potro's first title since the Stockholm Open previous year and his 21st career singles title. Prize money for both the men's and women's singles champions at the 2018 event will be $1,340,860.
Messi scores 600th career goal with Atletico Madrid strike
The title race was blown open once again after the Catalan giants were held to a 1-1 draw by Las Palmas on Thursday evening. There was one nervy moment for the hosts five minutes from time as Diego Costa headed down for Kevin Gameiro to slam home.
SFI Launch Highlights: Flight of GOES S on ULA Atlas V 541
NASA launched another of the world's most advanced weather satellites on Thursday, this time to safeguard the western U.S. GOES-16 also observed the uncertain path of Hurricanes Irma and the rapidly intensifying Hurricane Maria in September.