Avengers: Infinity War Release Moved Up To April 27, 2018

Disney recently also announced a release date for its other movie, "Artemis Fowl". Disney purchased both franchises when it acquired entertainment assets of 21st Century Fox for $52.4 billion.

As a rule, Marvel summer pics that stake out the early May date in the USA generally open a week earlier overseas for competitive reasons.

In a Twitter exchange Thursday between Marvel Studios and Iron Man actor Robert Downey, Jr., Marvel announced that "Avengers: Infinity War" would be opening a week early.

The fire has been stoked by the recent announcement that Avengers: Infinity War will release a week earlier.

Prior to this, the movie would be out in Australia a whole week before anyone in the United States would see it, which would mean a week of me screaming at the Internet to not spoil anything for me.

Disney and Marvel are the cool friend you loved to hate in high school because they had their schedules so perfectly organized and sorted that they knew what they'd be doing for Halloween in half a decade. Marvel Studios accommodated him - and the many fans hoping to see the film as soon as possible.

"That's a FANTASTIC idea!" Rampage is out on April 20th, which is only a week before Avengers: Infinity War comes out.

The 19th movie in the MCU, "Avengers: Infinity War", is set to open in theaters on May 4. If true, this would be a very interesting place to release them into the Marvel Cinematic Universe. How excited are you to see Thanos' Black Order up on the big screen?

The Infinity War sequel marks the end of Phase 3, and Sony will actually kick off Marvel's Phase 4 with Tom Holland's Peter Parker in Spider-Man 2 on July 5, 2019.

The untitled films coming May 1 and November 6 of 2020 were previously on the docket, though just as mysteriously as the ones Disney just announced. Limiting of overseas spoilers, which has been an issue with a lot of the Marvel Studios product that hits the worldwide markets first.

  • Jacqueline Ellis