The numbers agree: your mom is the new box office
TCA affiliate WAPT 16 News in Jackson, MS is reporting that Americans spent an average of $173 million on Mother’s Day this year. That’s a whopping $96 million more than Avengers: Age of Ultron made in its entire 2nd weekend! Experts predicted major bank for the long-awaited Marvel sequel, but it turns out that Tony Stark and co. are no match for the love we have for our moms.
Based on these results, we’re thinking Marvel should start a whole new phase of mom-centric movies. Iron Mom, perhaps? #YoureWelcomeHollywood