“Batman vs Superman: Dawn of Justice” has taken $ 424 million around the world in the first five days despite bad reviews. The feature film grossed $ 170.1 million in the United States, and also $ 15.5 million in the UK. Both cases are records in both countries.
Warner Bros. representative Jeff Goldstein said that despite the devastating articles of film critics, the audience expressed their attitude to the film and just "voted by dollar."
The film was released on 40 thousand screens in the various theaters of the world, including 4.2 million in the US, 1.7 million in the UK and 16 thousand in China.
"Batman vs Superman: Dawn of Justice " is a 2016 American superhero film featuring the DC Comics characters Batman and Superman, distributed by Warner Bros. Pictures.
It is a follow-up to 2013's “Man of Steel” and the second installment in the DC Extended Universe.
The film is directed by Zack Snyder, with a screenplay written by Chris Terrio and David S. Goyer, and stars Ben Affleck, Henry Cavill, Amy Adams, Jesse Eisenberg, Diane Lane, Gal Gadot.
“Batman vs Superman: Dawn of Justice” is the first live-action film to feature both Batman and Superman, as well as the first theatrical film to feature live-action portrayals of Wonder Woman, Aquaman, Cyborg and Flash.
In the film, a criminal mastermind Lex Luthor, obsessed by defeating Superman, manipulates Batman into preemptively battling him.