Can 'Avengers: Endgame' Save Slumping Box Office?
'Avengers: Endgame" is shaping up to be the biggest films of 2019.
The movie has already smashed pre-sale ticket records and could open as high as $300 million domestically in its first weekend.
Paul Dergarabedian of Comscore said that Avengers: Endgame could single-handedly reverse the nation's box office woes.
Comscore says that in 2019, the American film industry has seen a year-to-date deficit of 17%.
Comicbook.com reports the estimated $2.74 billion earned at the domestic box office is down 17% from the same time period in 2018.
It's down 18% from 2017, a year bolstered by early hits.