Avatar: The Way of Water tops weekend box office again

By Alexandra Heilbron on December 25, 2022 | 4 Comments

Avatar: The Way of WaterWinter storms across the country kept many movie fans away from theaters over the holiday weekend, leading to numbers far less than what was anticipated.

Avatar: The Way of Water starring Sam Worthington and Zoe Saldana remained at the top of the box office for the second weekend in a row, despite the release of three new movies. The film took in an extra $56 million for a two-week total of $253.7 million.

Puss in Boots: The Last Wish debuted in second. The animated film, starring the voice of Antonio Banderas in the title role, opened on Wednesday, earning a total of $18.3 million.

Opening in third was the new movie Whitney Houston: I Wanna Dance with Somebody starring Naomi Ackie as the late Whitney Houston. It earned $5.3 million.

Babylon, starring Brad Pitt and Margot Robbie, opened in fourth place, taking in $3.5 million.

Rounding out the top five was Violent Night, which dropped two spots from last weekend. It earned an additional $3.1 million for a four-week total of $41.6 million. ~Alexandra Heilbron

Comments & Discussion

  1. Jeanie England • December 27, 2022 @ 9:24 PM

    How long will Avatar in 3-D be showing? Will it be showing Tuesday, Jan. 3rd?

  2. Darlene • December 29, 2022 @ 10:37 AM

    Same question how long will it be in the theaters

  3. Carol Dana • December 30, 2022 @ 10:55 AM

    When is the last date for showing Avatar?

  4. Lyn • December 30, 2022 @ 12:02 PM

    I can not seem to get an answer if Avatar is playing in Grand Forks this January…pls answer

  5. Jo Ann • December 31, 2022 @ 6:48 AM

    What is last date it will be shown ?

  6. Dennis Aqui • January 3, 2023 @ 11:42 AM

    Is avatar playing in Duluth, Marcus theater

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