“Captain America” Grosses $4 Million on Midnight Opening

Posted Friday July 22, 2011 5:02 PM GMT

Kicking off its opening weekend with a bang, “Captain America: The First Avenger” grossed over $4 million after its midnight opening.

According to Hollywood Reporter, “That’s the best midnight gross of the summer for a superhero pic.”

In comparison, “X-Men: First Class” earned $3.4 in its midnight run, while “Green Lantern” brought in $3.35.

Currently, “Captain America” which stars Chris Evans, is being heavily promoted at Comic-Con in San Diego.