Avatar was first released in 2009 directed by James Caneron. The sci-fi/action movie stars Sam Worthinhton (Jake Sully), Zoe Saldana (Neytiri) and others. For a corporate mission, Jake, who is paraplegic, replaces his twin on the Na’vi inhabited Pandora. It performed well at box office records worldwide, amounting to 87.8 crores USD, while the budget of it was 3.7 crores USD.
Since then, it is receiving a third run at the box office. According to reports, In India, it sold tickets worth ₹1 crore in advance bookings alone, sold 77,559 tickets in advance sales, with a grossing figure of ₹1.04 crore.
Avatar rerelease crossed $2.9 billion comprising $779 million domestically (North America) and another $2.126 billion overseas. It’s looking to surpass the $3 billion mark, which could be possible if the Zoe Saldana movie is able to get $100 million. The entire collection through its re-release is $58 million.
It is anticipated to gross $650 million in the US, which is over a hundred million less than what the first part was created. The remastered rerelease consists of a teaser for its sequel Avatar: The Way Of Water.
It has the sequel Avatar: The Way of Water, set to release on December 16, 2022. It stars Sam Worthington, Zoe Saldana, Sigourney Weaver, and Stephen Lang from the first film, and new faces like Kate Winslet and Michelle Yeoh.