Marvel Studios’ Avengers: Infinity War will now hit theaters on Friday, April 27, 2018, one week earlier than the previously scheduled release date of May 4, 2018. The film will be released worldwide on the same day.
The announcement was made on Twitter in an exchange between Robert Downey Jr. and Marvel Studios, when the Iron Man actor asked if he could see the movie earlier and Marvel Studios agreed that was a great idea!
An unprecedented cinematic journey 10 years in the making and spanning the entire Marvel Cinematic Universe, Marvel Studios’ Avengers: Infinity War brings to the screen the ultimate, deadliest showdown of all time. The Avengers and their Super Hero allies must be willing to sacrifice all in an attempt to defeat the powerful Thanos before his blitz of devastation and ruin puts an end to the universe.
Anthony and Joe Russo direct the film, which is produced by Kevin Feige. Louis D’Esposito, Victoria Alonso, Michael Grillo and Stan Lee are the executive producers. Christopher Markus & Stephen McFeely wrote the screenplay.