James Cameron is the man of the moment! With Avatar 2, he scored a hat-trick of $2 billion films at the global box office. It is highly commendable that despite the change in storyline after the pandemic, Cameron managed to retain his ratings base. Now there’s another feat the director has pulled off and below you’ll find everything you need to know about it!
After the historic success of Avatar, expectations for Avatar: The Way Of Water were very high. Of course, beating the first part was always a tough task, but the sequel did enough to establish itself as a major commercial success. Just like the previous one, the film received love and appreciation from international markets, making it one of the greatest hits of all time.
At present, Avatar 2 sits in a worldwide collection of $2.026 billion, according to Box Office Mojo. Of this, North America, i.e. the national box office, has a contribution of $598.40 million and foreign markets have contributed $1.428 billion. With this, the film is now the 4th highest grossing of all time overseas.
Avatar 2 stands beneath Titanic ($1.535 billion)Avengers: Endgame ($1.941 billion) and Avatar ($2.138 billion) in the overseas collection. Interestingly, out of these 4, 3 movies are directed by James Cameron (Avatar: The Way Of Water, Avatar & Titanic) and that’s kind of a feat to brag about!
Meanwhile, Avatar 2 has gone through $2 billion last Sunday and to date, it is the 6th highest-grossing film of all time.
Note: Box office figures are based on estimates and various sources. Figures have not been independently verified by Koimoi.
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