Disney has announced that “Avatar: The Way of Water,” which has been nominated for four Academy Awards, including Best Picture, is now the third highest-grossing film of all-time worldwide, and thanks to the many fans all over the planet, it has become a global phenomenon.

“Avatar: The Way of Water” ($2,243.2 million global to date) passed “Titanic” ($2,242.8 million global to date) to become the third highest-grossing film of all-time globally. “Avatar: The Way of Water” passed “Jurassic World” to become the ninth highest-grossing film of all-time domestically. Globally after its tenth weekend, “Avatar: The Way of Water” has grossed an estimated $2,243.2 million ($657 million Domestic and $1,586 million International).

James Cameron has three of the top four highest-grossing global movies of all time – “Avatar” (#1), “Avatar: The Way of Water” (#3) and “Titanic” (#4).

“Avatar: The Way of Water” is the highest-grossing film of all-time in France, Germany, Austria, Bulgaria, Czech Rep, Estonia, Hungary, Latvia, Lebanon, Lithuania, Norway, Portugal, Romania, Slovenia, Slovakia, Turkey, UAE, Cambodia, Mongolia, New Zealand, Colombia and Puerto Rico.

Set more than a decade after the events of the first film, “Avatar: The Way of Water” begins to tell the story of the Sully family (Jake, Neytiri, and their kids), the trouble that follows them, the lengths they go to keep each other safe, the battles they fight to stay alive,  and the tragedies they endure.

Directed by James Cameron and produced by Cameron and Jon Landau, the Lightstorm Entertainment Production stars Sam Worthington, Zoe Saldaña, Sigourney Weaver, Stephen Lang and Kate Winslet. Screenplay by James Cameron & Rick Jaffa & Amanda Silver. Story by James Cameron & Rick Jaffa & Amanda Silver & Josh Friedman & Shane Salerno. David Valdes and Richard Baneham serve as the film’s executive producers.

The first “Avatar” film is available to stream now on Disney+, and “The Way Of Water” will arrive on the platform later this year.

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Roger Palmer

Roger has been a Disney fan since he was a kid and this interest has grown over the years. He has visited Disney Parks around the globe and has a vast collection of Disney movies and collectibles. He is the owner of What's On Disney Plus & DisKingdom. Email: Roger@WhatsOnDisneyPlus.com Twitter: Twitter.com/RogPalmerUK Facebook: Facebook.com/rogpalmeruk

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