Talk about feeling festive.
Avatar: Way of Water ONLY 400’s worldwide box office has crossed the $1 billion mark days . The movie from 20th Century and Disney hit a milestone Tuesday.
James Cameron’s big-budget sequel is the sixth to hit the milestone in its first two weeks , and the first release date since December’s Spider-Man Nowhere to Return ).
On Tuesday, The Way of Water earned another $14.8 million in North America and a huge $029.8 million overseas with domestic total $ to end the day108.1 Million and $712.7 Million Overseas, Worldwide Shipping $1. 20 billion, according to Disney. Foreign statistics are led by China with $029 million dollars.
The Christmas-New Years corridor can be a boon for holiday releases, and Avatar 2 is the latest example.
While promoting The Way of Water, Cameron stated that it would ultimately need to be earned in the $2 billion range to be considered success. The sequel cost at least $350 million to $712 million to produce before marketing.
The first avatar , published 20 years ago, remains the highest-grossing film of all time, with $2.9 billion worldwide, including re-releases.