'Deadpool 2' Shatters Record For R-Rated Opening Night
Deadpool 2 is a certified hit.
The comic book action sequel has only been in theaters for one night.
That's all it took for the Ryan Reynolds sequel to begin storming the box office record books.
Deadpool 2 earned a monstrous $18.6 million during Thursday night previews across 3,785 theaters.
Deadpool 2 annihilated the record for an R-rated movie on its opening night.
Deadpool 2 has a strong chance to beat Avengers: Infinity War at the box office this weekend.
The film stars Ryan Reynolds and Josh Brolin.
It's projected to earn between $130 million and $150 million.