The recently released trailer for the latest Avenger franchise has the people on the edge of their seats that they can’t wait for its release.
Rejoice in this good news viewers.
Marvel fanatics in India will get to see this mega-superhero film a week before its US release. Yes, you read that right. Avengers: Infinity War will ditch its worldwide release of May 4, 2018, and strike the Indian box office like a lightning on April 27. This happy news comes after its trailer already attained the feat of becoming the most viewed trailer of all time in 24 hours. Are we really surprised by all this happy news? Well, not really seeing the loyal fans Marvel has in India too.
Bikram Duggal, Head of Studio Entertainment, Disney India confirmed the news in a statement. “With every title, the popularity and fan-following of Marvel’s Super Heroes have grown exponentially in the country. Through the unique storytelling, action adventure, quirky humor and superlative content, Marvel movies are among the most-awaited movies in India. And the initial peek through the trailer has quadrupled the expectations and responsibilities. With so much love and anticipation around Avengers: Infinity War, we decided to make the movie special for Indian fans by releasing it earlier by a week before it opens in the US,” he said.
Needless to say, the trailer of Avengers: Infinity War was one of the most awaited ones this year. And as much as fans kept their patience with bated breath, the trailer, which released on November 29, broke the internet within minutes. From social media posts to reaction videos, Marvel fans did everything under the sun to prove their excitement. The film brings all the superheroes of the MCU together to fight the mighty Thanos.
Even six months before its release, Avengers: Infinity War has already broken the record of being the most viewed trailer of all time with 230 million views within 24 hours
The official Twitter handle of Marvel shared the news about its trailer breaking the record. It tweeted:
— Marvel Entertainment (@Marvel) November 30, 2017
If you have no clue as to what to expect from the movie, here’s the official synopsis – “An unprecedented cinematic journey ten years in the making and spanning the entire Marvel Cinematic Universe, Marvel Studios’ “Avengers: Infinity War” brings to the screen the ultimate, deadliest showdown of all time. The Avengers and their Super Hero allies must be willing to sacrifice all in an attempt to defeat the powerful Thanos before his blitz of devastation and ruin puts an end to the universe. “
Avengers: Infinity War is directed by the Ross brothers, Anthony and Joe Russo, who previously helmed the last two Captain America movies, The Winter Soldier and Civil War, to high acclaim. The movie is produced by Kevin Feige under the Marvel banner, while Louis D’Esposito, Victoria Alonso, Michael Grillo and Stan Lee are the executive producers. Christopher Markus & Stephen McFeely wrote the screenplay.
Avengers: Infinity War boasts of an ensemble cast featuringRobert Downey Jr, Chris Evans, Chris Hemsworth, Scarlett Johansson, Mark Ruffalo, Anthony Mackie, Jeremy Renner, Elizabeth Olsen, Paul Bettany, Chris Pratt, Benedict Cumberbatch, Tom Holland, Chadwick Boseman, Josh Brolin, Don Cheadle, Sebastian Stan, Gwyneth Paltrow, Zoe Saldana, Dave Bautista, Karen Gillan, Pom Klementieff, Tom Hiddleston, Benicio del Toro, Idris Elba, Jon Favreau, William Hurt, Benedict Wong, Linda Cardellini, Danai Gurira, Leticia Wright, Florence Kasumba, Peter Dinklage, Bradley Cooper and Vin Diesel!