Marvel Studios is going to re-release the Hindi version of Avengers: Infinity War in India on October 2.
“The record-breaking success of Avengers: Infinity War was historic. The response from Indian fans has been extremely overwhelming and seeing the ever-increasing following for the Hindi version we have decided to re-release just the Hindi version on demand from our English fans to enjoy the extended long weekend on October 2,” said Bikram Duggal- Head of Studio Entertainment, Disney India, in a statement to IANS.
To build buzz for the Hindi re-release, Marvel has released two hilarious clips in which the characters refer to each other as ‘gabru’ and ‘gurudev’. Watch here.
The video has been viewed 11 million times on YouTube, while the second one has over 50,000 views so far.
Avengers: Infinity War brings together 22 superheroes to fight the supervillain, Thanos. Directors Anthony and Joe Russo led the film to over $2 billion worldwide. Infinity War stars Robert Downey Jr, Mark Ruffalo, Benedict Cumberbatch, Scarlett Johansson, Chris Evans, Chris Hemsworth, Chadwick Boseman, and Tom Holland, among others.
The 19th film in MCU (Marvel Cinematic Universe), Avengers: Infinity War made over Rs 250 during its India run. The Disney-Marvel film released in India on April 27 and got a flying start by recording a gross box office collection in its opening weekend.
The current phase of the Marvel Cinematic Universe will end with May’s Avengers 4, which will serve as a ‘significant conclusion’ to the series (before new characters take it forward), by Disney chief Bob Iger.
Infinity War became the biggest Hollywood release ever in India, with grosses exceeding Rs 250 crore.
Meanwhile, Captain Marvel is all set to hit theatres in March 2019.