Deadpool 2' to end 'Avengers' box office reign

18 May 2018

'Deadpool 2' is expected to knock 'Avengers: Infinity War' off the box office top spot this weekend. The R-rated superhero sequel is expected to take in excess of $150 million. The previous Deadpool movie opened with a record-breaking $132 million in 2016. Last weekend's winner, 'Avengers: Infinity War,' is expected to drop to second place with a fourth weekend. Newcomer release 'Book Club,' is expected to take third place. 'Breaking In' took fifth place. The week's only other new wide release is family comedy 'Show Dogs'.