It has been 13 years since the release of Avatar, however, remains the highest-grossing film of all time. With more than a decade between the release of the first and second films in the franchise, some moviegoers don’t think it’s possible for the December film. the path of the water to match the box office success of its predecessor.
Redditor Electrical-Cherry-83 took to the r/Movies subreddit to express doubt that it will follow in the footsteps of the first film and make $1 billion. They claim that there is not enough buzz around its release and that the rising rate of inflation may negatively affect audience participation. They asked other movie fans the question: “How Avatar 2 perform at the box office? Will it reach a billion dollars worldwide?
Huevos_Rancheros argued that the OP was underestimating the dedication of Avatar fans who have been eagerly awaiting the first of four follow-up movies. In your opinion, the path of the water should easily raise a billion dollars.
Another Redditor affirmed his belief in Avatar 2 and noted the success of Top Gun: Maverick which was released 36 years after the original, and still made $1.45 billion at the box office.
Another Reddit user underscored the audience’s trust in Cameron, who also created the terminator Y Titanic. They stated that moviegoers will attend whatever movie is released.
There’s no denying that Cameron is more than just a film director; he is a visionary. What distinguishes his films is that they are at the forefront of new technologies that create spectacle and help them stand the test of time. Looking at Avatar in theater it is a three-dimensional experience that transports the audience to another world. The sequels are poised to do the same in the post-pandemic era, where people are sure to enjoy the immersion.
Avatar: The Way of Water its release is scheduled for December 16, 2022.