Film Avatar, which debuted in 2009 and became a box office hit, will release its next installment in December. In this regard, there are a lot of expectations. Why does Avatar have so much impact?
Since their early films, director James Cameron has received worldwide attention. The Terminator, starring Arnold Schwarzenegger, was a huge hit in 1984. In the 1980s, no one could have imagined such a film.
His subsequent film, The Abyss, shocked moviegoers. His approach to the field, particularly for The Abyss, came as a complete surprise. Terminator 2: Judgment Day and True Lies, also generated a lot of excitement.
The release of Titanic, which made the world reevaluate the situation, only followed this. During the shooting of this film, the report about this film was delivered in all aspects of the world. Worldwide anticipation for the film was at its height at the time of its release.
The time between each James Cameron film is typically longer than usual. However, he waited almost a decade between Titanic and his subsequent film.1997 saw the release of Titanic. In 2009, the following movie was released.
The reason he took such a break became clear when the movie came out. It’s called Avatar. The purpose of the film was to tell the story of the struggle between humans and nature. Between December 16 and 18, 2009, approximately 14,600 theaters around the world showed the movie. The movie was shown in 3,670 of these theaters in 3D. The movie was shown in 260 IMAX-equipped theaters.
With worldwide revenues of $2.92 billion, Avatar was a huge success. Avatar: The Way of Water is the second-highest-grossing film worldwide after Gone With the Wind, adjusted for inflation.
Two additional parts were announced as Avatar following this film’s success. Avatar 3 and the release of four separate parts have now been announced. This year, the second part is expected to come out on December 16, 2024, and 2026, and the fourth part is expected to come out soon.