In 2009, Disney paid $4 billion to acquire Marvel. Less than 10 years later, in 2018, Marvel movies accounted for more than half of Disney’s $7.3 billion box office haul.
I’d say that was a good investment, wouldn’t you?
In Disney’s final box office tally of 2018, just three movies accounted for slightly more than $4 billion in global ticket salesAvengers: Infinity War and Black Panther account for the lion’s share with $2.05 billion for the former and $1.35 billion for the latterAnt-Man’s global box office of $623 million brought in the rest. Read more…
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