Avatar exceeds the billion dollar mark

avatarIn its third weekend at the box office, Avatar collected another $68 million (all figures in US currency) in domestic ticket sales for a total of $352 million in the U.S. and Canada, and more than a billion dollars worldwide. This is the second time that a film of James Cameron‘s has achieved enormous financial success — Titanic earned a total of $1.8 billion and still holds the rank of best-selling movie of all time. Other movies to reach the billion-dollar mark have been The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King with $1.11 billion, and Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest at $1.06 billion. ~Alexandra Heilbron

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  1. Casablanca Obamo • January 4, 2010 @ 12:26 PM

    »Good for them. 🙂 Its a very good movie.(Directed by a Canadian,James Cameron! 🙂 ) 8)

  2. Casablanca Jerry Lewis • January 4, 2010 @ 12:29 PM

    » Very exciting movie. :)The 3-D version is AMAZING! 8)

  3. ugh • January 4, 2010 @ 2:17 PM

    No wonder Cameron only has to produce a movie once every ten years lol….. that’s some nest egg.

  4. anthony • January 4, 2010 @ 3:10 PM

    i love it so much!!

  5. puttputt • January 4, 2010 @ 7:30 PM

    nearly cried 3 times, ok I did cry 3 times…

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