To date, the first 19 titles have earned a jaw-dropping $17 billion at the global box office, making it the highest-grossing film franchise of all-time. This means movie theaters across the country will only show domestic movies rather than films from the US.
Ant-Man and the Wasp squashed the competition at the North American box office. In this newest entry in the MCU, the Ant-Man (Paul Rudd) returns and teams up with the Wasp (Evangeline Lilly) to uncover secrets from their past. Not only did Ant-Man And The Wasp debut this weekend with an impressive $76 million, but Incredibles 2 retained its number two spot at the box office, causing Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom to slip to number three after being at the number one spot for the last two weeks.
Globally, Ant-Man and the Wasp debuted with $85 million from international markets, giving the sequel a worldwide opening of $161 million, adding to the $17 billion global haul of all the movies from the Marvel Cinematic Universe.
Be that as it may, it makes Ant-Man and the Wasp's slightly disappointing opening... well, disappointing. The latest MCU production also continued the trend in topping the box office during its opening weekend, a feat that every movie in the MCU has accomplished.
Even though Hank Pym isn't the focal point of the Ant-Man films, as one might have initially expected going off of comic lore, that hasn't diminished the role that either he or Janet van Dyne have played in both the original film and its most recent sequel, Ant-Man and the Wasp.
"We are really thrilled about the results", Cathleen Taff, Disney's head of domestic distribution, said.
Solo: A Star Wars Story fell from number nine to number fourteen at the United States box office.
Also in the top five is Sony's "Sicario: Day of the Soldado". The sequel made $5 million this weekend in China, taking its tally there to $250 million. Another debut for the weekend is Roadside Attractions and Miramax's Whitney, which brought in $1.3 million from 452 locations for the 11th spot on the list.
Also opening in limited release was Annapurna's "Sorry to Bother You", which landed the best per screen average of the weekend with $44,881. Boots Riley's film brought in US$717,302 when it opened in 16 theatres.
Finishing in second is Disney and Pixar's Incredibles 2 delivering an estimated $29 million for a domestic cume that now stands at $504.3 million. In five weeks, the documentary on Fred Rogers has amassed an impressive $12.4 million.
The movie takes place two years after Captain America: Civil War and a few days prior to the events of Avengers: Infinity War.
The two squared off for a moment before Lesnar shoved Cormier in the chest and stated, "DC, I'm coming for you, m--f--". The card is headlined by Stipe Miocic vs Daniel Cormier , as well as co-main event Derrick Lewis vs Francis Ngannous.
The former director of the Central Intelligence Agency added that he expected North Korea to be "ready to do the same". Both issues are considered essential tests of whether Mr Kim is serious about negotiations.
Fernando Hierro was given the job on a caretaker basis, to at least initially see Spain through this summer's World Cup. However, the 2010 world champions were knocked out on penalties by hosts Russian Federation in the last 16.
Over the weekend, Samsung opened the world's largest mobile phone factory on the outskirts of Delhi, via Bloomberg . The prime minister's office (PMO) tweeted a picture of the two leaders travelling on the Delhi Metro .
Even if England do reach the final, British political leaders and royals will not attend the match in Russian Federation . "Lloris had a great save", France coach Didier Deschamps said. "We can pass that down the generations - beating Brazil".
Asked by Autosport why Verstappen was so much stronger in that area, Horner replied: "Max has got a great ability to do that". I think overall, it's not going to change the world in my opinion. "At the moment I don't know", Raikkonen added.
The 52nd-ranked Giorgi produced a backhand victor at 4-5, 30-40 in the second set, then won a tiebreaker to force a deciding set. Serena Williams , the seven-time Wimbledon victor , is seeded 25th after her tentative return from the birth of her first child.
After the news of her engagement broke, McPhee used Twitter to address the reports with a single emoji and an Ariana Grande GIF. The Canadian music mogul popped the big question while the couple enjoyed a European vacation on the island of Capri on Sunday.
Justin Bieber and Hailey Baldwin are engaged, report says
Since then, fuel has only been added to the rumours thanks to the social media activity of Justin and Hailey's family and friends. Excited for the next chapter!" the singer's father Jeremy Bieber wrote on Instagram with a picture of his son.
Daniel Cormier goes big in quest to make history
For all the talk about champion-vs. -champion bouts over the years in the UFC, their actual history is just two chapters long. Could Brock Lesnar versus Daniel Cormier be the match that takes the UFC out of its slump? "It's a true superfight", he said.
British woman exposed to Novichok nerve agent dies
Britain blames Russian Federation for the attack, however, Russian Federation has denied the allegation. Still, more than 20 other countries have expelled Russian diplomats in a show of support for the UK.
Boys Have Been Rescued From Thailand Cave
It is estimated that the boys and their coach are 1.24 miles from the mouth of the cave and about 0.6 miles below the surface. His parents, who along with other families, have maintained a constant vigil at the site since the boys first became trapped.
Trump to meet Queen as United Kingdom rolls out red carpet
Smyth expressed doubts that the president would stop by for a pint but said he would "have a pint of stout ready for him in case". "I was talking to regulars who are looking forward to the visit and I said "Let's set up the Trump Arms while he is here".
Trump Defends Jim Jordan Over Ohio State Abuse Allegations
He said Jordan and then-head coach Russ Hellickson spoke with Strauss, who the New York Times reports committed suicide in 2005. Jordan, who was the assistant coach from 1986 to 1994, may have covered up the incidents, according to the reports.
Mobile Samsung Galaxy J7 Star release date
Flexible smartphones have been in works but we are yet to see a commercially available foldable smartphone in the market. This is expected to be a drag on profit growth when the Korean conglomerate posts second quarter earnings on Friday.
Apple's Next iPhone Series Rumored To Launch With New Colors
Kuo believes that the 2018 6.5-inch iPhone X Plus will carry a $999 price tag which is similar to the existing 5.8-inch iPhone X. There is also a rumoured 6.1-inch LED iPhone, which will reportedly come in gray, white, blue, red, and orange colour schemes.
Pakistan ex-PM Nawaz Sharif given 10-year jail term
The decision against the Sharifs comes ahead of the July 25 polls, as well as media complaints that the press is being muzzled. He denies drawing the monthly salary. "PML-N will not perish politically as it has a strong base in northern Punjab".