According to The Hollywood Reporter (via comic book), a 20th Century Studios spent between $350 million and $400 million to perform ‘Avatar: The Way of Water’.
The amount comes to approx. $100 The $150 million more than ‘black adam🇧🇷dc studios🇧🇷Hidden Agent🇧🇷Netflix) and ‘Black Panther: Wakanda Forever’ 🇧🇷marvel studios), the most expensive films of today.
Normally, the blockbusters of this magnitude need to recoup twice their budget to turn a profit and cover expenses related to making the film and the tens or hundreds of millions of dollars spent promoting it.
In case of ‘Avatar 2′it seems likely that the disney consider any value below a disappointment $1 billion🇧🇷
In recent months, there have been few feature films that have surpassed the mark during the pandemic, such as ‘Spider-Man: Never Go Home🇧🇷$1.9 billion) and ‘Top Gun: Maverick’ 🇧🇷$1.5 billion🇧🇷
Recently, projections indicated that the James Cameron should collect around $150-175 million on its first weekend in the US. There are analysts who even predict a debut to surpass the $200 million in the country.
For comparison terms, a premiere of $150 million would be 95% above the release of the original film, which debuted with $77 million in the US in 2009.
The website deadline says ‘Avatar 2‘ should benefit from the lack of competition – after the Warner Bros. have postponed’Shazam 2‘ to avoid clashing with the Na’vi – and the busy end-of-year period – always very profitable for the film industry.
In addition, the production secured a simultaneous release in China, where the first film grossed impressive $260 million (driven by 3D and IMAX).
Remembering that Avatar: The Way of Water‘ hits theaters nationwide in December 15th🇧🇷
Check out the trailer:
The final cut of the sequence has 3 hours and 10 minutesbeing 28 minutes longer than the first film.
The first chapter of ‘Avatar’ had nothing less than 162 minutes long (that is, almost two hours and forty minutes) – and the filmmaker has already said that he wants to go further in the sequence.
“I don’t want anyone complaining about the duration, especially since they sit down and marathon [de séries] for eight hours”he commented. “I can already see that part in the reviews: ‘the agonizing three-hour movie…’. It’s like, leave me alone. I watched five hour-long episodes with my kids. This is the social paradigm that needs to change: it’s okay to get up and go to the bathroom.”
Set over 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 children), the problems that accompany them, the efforts they make to stay safe, the battles they fight for survival and the tragedies they endure.
the movie star Zoe Saldana, Sam Worthington, Sigourney Weaver, Stephen Lang, Cliff Curtis, Joel David Moore, CCH Pounder, Edie Falco, Jemaine Clement, Giovanni Ribisi and Kate Winslet🇧🇷