'Little' and 'After' slightly overperformed while 'Hellboy' and 'Missing Link' were total flops.
The former Captain Marvel didn't have a super-big debut, but like its onscreen hero, it should eventually take flight.
Disney's latest live-action remake underperformed in its opening weekend.
The last movie of its kind to sell so many tickets was 'Avatar' in 2009.
Elsewhere in box office news, the original sci-fi effort 'Captive State' deserved better while documentaries continue record-breaking success.
The 21st installment of the Marvel Cinematic Universe also marks the best completely introductory solo superhero entry of the whole franchise.
The Academy Award winner for Best Picture booked more theaters and collected a lot more green following its success at the Oscars.
Looking at the box office success of this year's Academy Award winners, ABC is lucky to have as high viewership for the telecast as they do.
The James Cameron-produced sci-fi spectacle has the potential to be a success in the long run.
Everything's not awesome for the 'LEGO Movie' franchise as the new sequel performed way below expectations.