Reuters reports that Marvel Studios “Avengers: Endgame” brought $60 million at U.S. and Canadian box offices during its Thursday night debut.
The figures were announced by distributor Walt Disney Co.
Global ticket sales for the film reached $305 million for the first two days.
The domestic debut topped the previous opening night record of $57 million set in 2015 by “Star Wars: The Force Awakens.”
“Endgame” also has achieved records in China and several other countries.
The film is expected to pack theaters around the world this weekend.