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. Angry Birds Movie, TheGross: $38,155,177Total: $38,155,177
2. Captain America: Civil WarGross: $32,939,739Total: $347,215,892
3. Neighbors 2: Sorority RisingGross: $21,760,405Total: $21,760,405
4. Nice Guys, TheGross: $11,203,270Total: $11,203,270
5. Jungle Book, TheGross: $10,944,350Total: $327,424,915