movieweb.com – Superhero fans came out in droves last night for the midnight premiere of Marvel's The Avengers, which took in a massive $18.7 million. While it isn't the highest midnight gross of all time (Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows - Part 2 took in a whopping $43.5 million last summer), it ranks as the eighth best midnight tally of all time.The midnight gross is also the best ever for a superhero movie, surpassing The Dark Knight's $18.5 million gross in 2008.
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1. FocusGross: $18,685,137Total: $18,685,137
Gross: $11,880,077Total: $85,825,824
3. Spongebob Squarepants: Sponge Out Of WatGross: $10,820,212Total: $139,942,262
Gross: $10,555,195Total: $147,391,785
5. Lazarus Effect, TheGross: $10,203,437Total: $10,203,437