There is no stopping Deadpool as the movie has now passed the $700 million mark at the box office which gets the Merc With A Mouth into the top ten off all-time comic book adaptations.
Deadpool has even passed both Iron Man and Iron Man 2, as well as Man of Steel, and is the #7 movie overall for the past year.
Deadpool currently stands at $329,397,732 in the U.S., with a $380,008,480 international gross, for a current worldwide total of $709,406,212.
Deadpool 2 has already been green lit with Ryan Reynolds set to return, and Cable will be featured in the sequel as well.
Check out a new Deadpool visual effects video below that has been released.
“Deadpool” marks the beginning of a new era for superhero films, and one sequence in particular was key to setting the tone. This is an in-depth VFX breakdown reel showcasing the behind-the-scenes efforts by the Atomic Fiction team. The work involved creating computer generated characters, vehicles, and an entire urban environment, for the thrilling car chase that kicks off this new franchise!
Special thanks to Tim Miller, Jonathan Rothbart, our friends at Blur, and 20th Century Fox for the opportunity to contribute to these sequences.
“Deadpool” is directed by Tim Miller starring Ryan Reynolds as Deadpool, TJ Miller as Weasel, Gina Carano as Angel Dust, Brianna Hildebrand as Negasonic Teenage Warhead, Morena Baccarin as Copycat and Ed Skrein as Ajax.
Based upon Marvel Comics’ most unconventional anti-hero, DEADPOOL tells the origin story of former Special Forces operative turned mercenary Wade Wilson, who after being subjected to a rogue experiment that leaves him with accelerated healing powers, adopts the alter ego Deadpool. Armed with his new abilities and a dark, twisted sense of humor, Deadpool hunts down the man who nearly destroyed his life.