As is often the case throughout his unparalleled career, James Cameron made movie history again this weekend.
His long-awaited sequel, Avatar: Way of Water, has now grossed more than $2 billion worldwide, according to Deadline.
This total is the sixth consecutive weekend that the film has held the No. No. 1 since its release in December.
CNN has reached out to “Avatar: Way of Water” studio Disney for comment on the film’s latest financial success.
Avatar: The Way of Water, the sequel to Cameron’s 2009 alien epic “Avatar,” remains the top-selling film of all time, according to Box Office Mojo.
Another Cameron film is also in the $2 billion club — 1997’s Titanic. Only three other films are part of the club — 2015’s “Star Wars: Episode VII – The Force Awakens,” 2018’s “Avengers: Infinity War” and a year later “Avengers: Endgame.” battle”.
As such, Cameron is the only director who can boast that three of his films are among six that have grossed more than $2 billion at the box office, as well as being among the six best-selling films of all time.
The director plans to release at least three other Avatar sequels in the future.