The movie starring Brie Larson and Samuel L. Jackson takes place in 1995 when a former U.S air force fighter Carol Dancers (Larson) turns into Captain Marvel when she is infused with alien superpowers when the Earth is caught in the centre of "galactic conflict".
Total domestic box office for 2019, which had plunged by 27 percent before the weekend, is now down 21 percent at $1.79 billion, according to Comscore's Paul Dergarabedian, senior media analyst.
The fact that female composers were lacking in the industry has been a topic of much discussion since the 2014 formation of the Alliance for Women Film Composers, which now boasts more than 400 members so hell fkn yeah.
That makes it the third-biggest opening for the month of March, behind "Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice" ($166 million), "Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2" ($146.5 million), and "Iron Man 3" ($174.1 million).
Brie Larson was the ultimate superhero during opening weekend of her new movie " Captain Marvel!". Not only that, but the film is on course to exceed over $300 million overseas, bringing its full worldwide total to $455 million.
'Captain Marvel' dominates the box office in another stellar superhero opening weekend for Disney
The character is expected to play a key role in Marvel's next film Avengers: Endgame, which is released in the United Kingdom on 25 April. Perhaps the wisest course of action is to see the film and judge its merits for yourself.
With the new release, Marvel appears to likewise be reliably reducing the gender gap among audiences for superhero films.
Marvel's superhero movies always do very well and post strong worldwide earnings on their opening weekend.
The star also jumped behind the counter to meet fans and hand out soda and popcorn with the Captain Marvel logo on them.
Captain Marvel is out in theatres now. Yes, Brie Larson was serving away popcorn and soda to movie watchers. Captain Marvel is on its way to make some wonderful money at the box office. The film has been receiving rave reviews from audiences all over the globe and also has a connection with Avengers 4 Endgame which is slated to release on April 26.