Avatar: The Way of Water is the Highest Grossing Movie of 2022, Collecting over $1.5 Billion

Avatar: The Way of Water stood as the highest grossing film by collecting over $1.5 Billion at box office in less than a month. James Cameron’s visual wonder Avatar2 has now collected $1.516 billion (about Rs. 12,505 crore) at the global box office, overtaking Top Gun: Maverick for 2022’s top place. As per the latest numbers, Avatar 2 has collected $1.05 billion (about Rs. 8,666 crore) from markets outside the US; the film stood in 10 highest-grossing movie of all time. Avatar 2 collected $464 million (about Rs. 3,830 crore) in the US and Canada, as of Thursday.

Avatar: The Way of Water is the Highest Grossing Movie of 2022, Collecting over $1.5 Billion

China is the highest grosser of non-US-pack by collecting $168.6 million (about Rs. 1,392 crore). After China, France is in next place with a collection of $96.1 million (about Rs. 793 crore), surpassing Korea’s $78.2 million (about Rs. 645 crore) collection this week. Germany comes fourth, a little short of the Korean numbers at $76.5 million (about Rs. 631 crore), while India has been pushed out of the top 5 race. The UK takes that spot, pouring in $60.9 million (about Rs. 503 crore).

Avatar: The Way of Water has released the $1 billion club after 14 days of its release. The film crossed the collections of Top Gun: Maverick, on the other hand, crossed that milestone after 31 days since it debuted in theatres. Standing third is the Chris Pratt-led Jurassic World Dominion, which pulled $1.003 billion (about Rs. 8,280 crore) in well over three months. Avatar 2 is now in the race of $2 billon.  Director Cameron had suggested earlier that this sequel has to become the “third or fourth highest-grossing film in history” to hit that goal.

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