The Avengers' run atop the box office is finally over, thanks to Men in Black 3. The Tommy Lee Jones and Will Smith reunion proved fruitful once again, banking over $70 million in its first weekend.
The Avengers ruled the box office again, beating back Battleship and The Dictator to top the box office for the third week in a row. The studio behind What to Expect When You're Expecting had to be disappointed with its $10 million debut.
The Avengers is opening in America May 4, but is already a blockbuster overseas. The Joss Whedon film that stars Robert Downey Jr., Chris Hemsworth and Chris Evans, has banked $178 million internationally so far.

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Comic Book Quotes

Because he's the hero Gotham deserves, but not the one it needs right now...and so we'll hunt him, because he can take it. Because he's not a hero. He's a silent guardian, a watchful protector...a dark knight.

Lt. James Gordon

Wanna know how I got these scars? My father was....a drinker. And a fiend. And one night he goes off crazier than usual. Mommy gets the kitchen knife to defend herself. He doesn't like that. Not. One. Bit. So, me watching, he takes the knife to her, laughing while he does it. Turns to me and he says "Why so serious?" Comes at me with the knife,"Why so serious?" He sticks the blade in my mouth. "Lets put a smile on that face!" And..... Why so serious?

The Joker