Avatar: The Way of Water hit theaters continuing the most lucrative film franchise in history to date. The film tells the story of the Sully family more than a decade after the events of the first.
Now that the franchise directed by James Cameron has gained prominence again, it is worth remembering which are the 5 most watched films of all time.
Cameron revolutionized cinema with extremely advanced special effects for the time. No wonder the film took first place on the list of highest-grossing of all time and remained for several years until the arrival of Avengers: Endgame.
In 2021, however, there was a relaunch in China, whose box office returned the top position to James Cameron’s work, which has already earned more than 2.8 billion dollars.
Avengers: Endgame (2019)
The Marvel Cinematic Universe has really managed to drive audiences crazy with the release of the movie that ended the Infinity Saga. Endgame surpassed $1 billion at the box office just five days after its release.
With that, after 13 weeks of exhibition, the superproduction won the first place, knocking down the James Cameron film, making 2.797 billion dollars.
But as if having a No. 1 movie wasn’t enough, Cameron also takes another spot on this list with Titanic, one of the most acclaimed movies of all time.
In addition to making 2.201 billion dollars at the box office, the film starring Leonardo DiCaprio and Kate Winslet was the first in history to surpass the billion-dollar mark at the worldwide box office.
Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens (2015)
“The Force Awakens” was the first film in the Star Wars franchise to be released under Disney’s command.”The Force Awakens” was the first film in the Star Wars franchise to be released under Disney’s command.
In the end, the total box office was 2.069 billion dollars
Avengers: Infinity War (2018)
Infinity War debuted just before Endgame with visual effects respected in the industry.
The film was Marvel’s sixth to surpass the billion mark at the box office and was the biggest grosser of 2018 with $2.048 billion.
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