‘Avatar’ sequel dominates box office again


New York – “Avatar: Path of Water” was the box office winner for the third week in a row and shows no sign of slowing down.

James Cameron’s long-awaited sequel to the first Avatar movie brought in $63 million this holiday weekend, about the same as the previous week, and is now earning more than $400 million domestically and more than $1.3 billion worldwide. increase. ‘The Way of Water’ is already his 15th highest global release, behind only his first ‘Black Panther’.

Comscore announced Sunday’s figures, with Avatar coming in second, Universal’s Shrek spinoff Puss in Boots: The Last Wish, estimated at $16 million, and far ahead of Disney’s Black Panther: Wakanda Forever. showed that it exceeded the brought in about $4.8 million.

Sony’s biopic Whitney Houston: I Wanna Dance With Somebody made $4.2 million in its first two weeks of release. “Babylon,” an early Hollywood epic starring Brad Pitt and Margot Robbie, continued to do poorly despite being nominated five times for the Golden Globe Awards. revenue, down 24%, with an average revenue of just $815 per location. By comparison, 20th Century Studios’ new film, Avatar, averaged over $15,000.

Estimated ticket sales Friday through Sunday in theaters in the United States and Canada, according to Comscore.

1. “Avatar: Path of Water,” $63 million.

2. “Cat in Pussies: Last Wish,” $16 million.

3. “Black Panther: Wakanda Forever” $4.8 million.

4. “I want to dance with someone” $4.2 million

5. “Babylon” $2.7 million.

6. “Violent Night” $2.1 million

7. “The Whale” $1.3 million.

8. “The Fabermans,” $1.1 million.

9. “The Menu” $1.1 million.

10. “Strange World” $538,000.

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