Avatar The away Of Water didn’t make quite as big of a splash as many assumed it would, but big budget spectacle still helped breathe life into the box office this weekend. The sequel earned $134 million from North American theaters and $300.5 million internationally for a $434.5 million (Rs 3,598 crore approx) global debut, according to studio estimates on Sunday.
The film is doing quite well in India where it earned Rs 100 crore within two days of release. It is expected to add another 45 crore on Sunday but final numbers are still awaited. Its makers announced that Avatar The Way of Water has earned Rs 100 crore in gross earnings within two days in India. The third day of the weekend was expected to see a lower turnout given the FIFA World Cup final on Sunday but the film is expected to cross Rs 150 crore mark on the box office.
India is the 6th Biggest opening weekend market for AvatarTheWayOfWater $18.1 Million [ 150 Crs] over weekend.
Avatar has become the first film to register such a staggering opening day figure in the post-pandemic times, outshining the rest of the Bollywood films that released this year and beating the record of Hollywood releases too. Even Bollywood hits such as Drishyam 2 and Bhool Bhulaiyaa 2 failed to get such numbers at the box office.
Film was super steady at box office on weekdays despite distinct drops as it reminded in double digits on each of weekday. Film collected 19 cr, 16.75 cr, 15 cr & 13.50 cr nett on weekdays. Film has week one total of 193.25 cr nett and 230 cr gross which fab.
Film has crossed 200 cr nett today despite new Bollywood Biggie Cirkus and now Avatar 2 is a blockbuster.
Film collected 13.50-14.50 cr nett on day 8 and has 8 day total of 204-205 cr nett.
It has legs to touch 275-300 cr nett easily from here as festive period and almost weak competition will further boast its chances.