‘Avengers: Endgame’ Previews Hit $60 Million to Set New All-Time Mark Fans have assembled to watch 'Avengers: Endgame' late into the opening night. The 3 hour and 2 minute run time did not prevent fans from attending the Thursday preview screenings. 'Avengers: Endgame' has broken the previous record of $57 million set by 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens.' 'Avengers: Endgame' was the second film ever to be shot exclusively with IMAX cameras. The film made $4.8 million last night at 412 IMAX theaters. '

'Avengers: Endgame' topples 'Star Wars' preview record

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The previous record holder was "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" which earned $57 million from Thursday previews in 2015, though "Avengers: Endgame" was shown in more theaters.

Internationally, Disney said on Friday that "Avengers: Endgame" has already grossed $305 million in its first two days in theaters with over half of that tally coming from China.

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Box office prognosticators are projecting that the film could earn anywhere from $260 million to $300 million domestically, and between $800 million and $1 billion globally when the dust settles and final numbers are reported Monday.

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