Avatar tops Titanic domestic Box Office record

February 4th, 2010 by admin Leave a reply »

So the day has finally arrived, Avatar passed Titanic at the North American Box Office all time list. This is a feat that was thought almost impossible just a few months ago, but Avatar ignores all the rules that normally apply at the Box Office.

Avatar still tops the daily and weekly Box Office as well, so the final tally for Avatar is still to be seen. Avatar just got 9 Oscar nominations, that should give Avatar another boost. If Avatar wins some Oscars (which it will), that will be another boost. Just the fact that it passed Titanic will be a boost in itself.

Conclusion -  Avatar still have a lot of earning power left. $700+ million at the North American Box Office wouldn’t surprise me.

1 Avatar $601,142,000 2009
2 Titanic $600,788,188 1997
3 The Dark Knight $533,345,358 2008
4 Star Wars $460,998,007 1977^
5 Shrek 2 $441,226,247 2004
6 E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial $435,110,554 1982^
7 Star Wars: Episode I – The Phantom Menace $431,088,301 1999
8 Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest $423,315,812 2006
9 Spider-Man $403,706,375 2002
10 Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen $402,111,870 2009

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5 comments

  1. Jeff says:

    i love avatar so much!
    I am so happy that it is showing this much impact on the world! :D

  2. KALAI says:

    Avatar promotes Indian culture. The heroin navi character resembles the very nature of Indian women

  3. KALAI says:

    Avatar Deserves more

  4. ashram pandey says:

    avatar is great experimental movie having advance 3D technology.

  5. Emanuel says:

    I watched this movie over three times and i still had the thrill of my life. Such an amazing piece of work by an amazing director…

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