Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 has grossed $428 million in global sales, 41% (approximately $174 million) of which has come from 3D ticket sales and $72 million from RealD locations. Most of the 3D sales coming from overseas are from China, Germany, Brazil, and The Netherlands, to name a few.
Travis Reid, President of Worldwide Cinema and Chief Operating Officer for RealD had this to say regarding the film and experiencing it in 3D:
“Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 2 is wild fun and a visually stunning adventure that is wowing moviegoers, especially when experienced in RealD 3D and other 3D formats. The film is playing on the the majority of our more than 29,000 systems worldwide. Congratulations to director James Gunn, Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, the entire cast and crew, and our good friends at Marvel Studios and Disney for getting the season off to such a phenomenal start all over the world.”
The film made $145 million domestically and has now helped Marvel surpass $11 billion worldwide for all fifteen of their movies. The international countries that saw the highest grossing sales since the film was released include China with $48 million, The UK with $35.7 million, Germany with $18.4 million, Australia with $17.2 million, and France with $16.1 million. Some of the film’s international amounts include last weekend’s, where Guardians Vol. 2 opened in more than thirty markets before opening domestically this week.
Set to the all-new sonic backdrop of Awesome Mixtape #2, Marvel Studios’ “Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2” continues the team’s adventures as they traverse the outer reaches of the cosmos. The Guardians must fight to keep their newfound family together as they unravel the mystery of Peter Quill’s true parentage. Old foes become new allies and fan-favorite characters from the classic comics will come to our heroes’ aid as the Marvel Cinematic Universe continues to expand.