The Jeames Cameron sequel Avatar: The Method of Water’s monumental field workplace run continues this weekend by shattering an essential abroad report.
Avatar: The Method of Water has simply damaged a serious worldwide report throughout its eleventh weekend on the field workplace. The movie, which debuted on December 16, 2022, is James Cameron’s long-awaited follow-up to his 2009 hit Avatar, which continues to be the highest-grossing film of all time worldwide. It follows Jake Sully (Sam Worthington) and Neytiri (Zoe Saldaña) as they navigate parenthood and the return of lethal human forces to their remoted moon of Pandora. Since its premiere late final 12 months, the movie has already grossed over $2 billion, turning into the third highest-grossing movie of all time.
Per Deadline, this weekend the field workplace gross of Avatar: The Method of Water has now risen to a complete of $2.26 billion worldwide. Whereas it hasn’t climbed any additional up the general chart, it has damaged one main regional report. It’s now the No. 1 highest-grossing movie of all time in Europe, even beating out the unique Avatar.
Might Avatar: The Method of Water’s Field Workplace Domination Broaden Worldwide?
Though the sequel has overwhelmed the unique Avatar on this main manner, there’s nonetheless fairly a protracted solution to go to turn into the No. 1 movie of all time. Presently Avatar stands at a staggering gross of $2.923 billion, leaving Avatar 2 a stable hole of about $650 million but to climb. Even when it hoped to succeed in second place and oust the Marvel Cinematic Universe’s Avengers: Endgame, the movie must make $532 million.
Sadly for Avatar: The Method of Water, its uninterrupted run on the field workplace has run into some heavy competitors. Though Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quantumania is having a dismal second week for a Marvel movie, it’s nonetheless handily besting Avatar throughout the board. The brand new broad releases of Cocaine Bear and Jesus Revolution have additionally labored in tandem to push the Avatar sequel right down to No. 4 on the home field workplace this weekend, the bottom it has ever dipped.
With the intention to beat the unique Avatar on the fee it has been climbing weekend over weekend, Avatar: The Method of Water must run for a further 27 weeks. A run that lengthy is not solely out of the query, however every subsequent weekend will gross much less and fewer, shifting that goalpost even farther out. Robust competitors from upcoming March franchise entries like Scream 6, Creed III, and Shazam! Fury of the Gods may even give it stiff competitors within the theatrical market arising, making an Avatar dethroning unlikely if not solely out of the query.
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