Captain Marvel opens huge at the Indian box office - Superb first weekend
Captain Marvel, the superhero movie starring Brie Larson and Samuel L Jackson strikes a huge response in India from fans of Marvel Cinematic Universe. The film has grossed Rs 48 crore in its opening weekend as per the trade analyst Taran Adarsh.
The film is reportedly the biggest solo opening for a superhero film in India. Though Amitabh Bachchan's ’Badla’ which was released on the same weekend gave a tough fight, it ended up with the gross of 23 crores on the first weekend. The movie has however received a positive response from the critics.
On the other hand, the Captain Marvel star Brie Larson gave a pleasant surprise to the fan at the popcorn counters, signing copies and posing selfies for the fans. On the global front also the film has been a blockbuster with $455 million US openings.
Marvel’s next movie Avengers: Endgame which will come as a summer release will act as a conclusion to this phase of the franchise. Captain Marvel also will have the appearance of Captain Marvel in it.