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In just two weeks James Cameron managed the feat of grossing more than a billion dollars at the international box office by making Avatar: The Way of Water the third film to reach that figure in 2022.
avatar – the water way, the success of james cameron
After some thirteen years of waiting, the sequel to the blockbuster film has finally made its big screen debut. Avatar: The Way of Water immediately met with public and critical acclaim establishing itself as the film of the holiday season 2022. Now, as reported by CollidersJames Cameron’s work has reached a first important milestone, namely a collection of more than one billion dollars.
The current ranking sees in first position Top Gun: Maverick with Tom Cruise at $1,488,000,0000 and in second place Jurassic World – Domination with 1,003,000,000 dollars.
Avatar: The Way of Water conquered the third step of the podium thanks to the over 300,000,000 dollars of the US market and the other approximately 700,000,000 dollars raised in the rest of the world.
In addition, James Cameron’s work has become the sixth fastest film to reach a billion dollars at the box office.
The film sees the return of the two protagonists Sam Worthington and Zoe Saldana as Jake Sully and Neytiri, alongside them Sigourney Weaver, Kate Winslet, Stephen Lang, Joel David Moore, Bailey Bass, Jamie Flatters, Brendan Cowell and Jack Champion.
Also present were Cliff Curtis, Giovanni Ribisi, Jemaine Clement, Edie Falco, Michelle Yeoh and CCH Pounder (PHOTO).