The Walt Disney Company also confirms 2019 releases reached $13.15bn at global box office.
Licensed lines help company to double-digit growth this year, when compared to October 2018.
Live action remake takes £16.7 million over the weekend.
VMC’s Emily Harrison on the retail environment as we move further through 2019.
Movie has the UK and Ireland’s biggest opening ever with £43.4 million.
Licensee boasts strong line-up of Avengers giftware as final film nears.
Stars of new film unite to support $5m donation to benefit children’s hospitals.
Marvel Studios unleashes grand conclusion in UK cinemas on April 25.