Disney/20th Century Studio’s Avatar: The way of water is on track to make about $16 million on Monday, bringing its four-day total to $150.1 million. There’s nothing to cry about because James Cameron’s Monday is the best first Monday ever Black Panther. Wakanda Forever: ($11.1 million).
If: Avatar 2: today tops $16 million, making it the second-best Monday of 2022, surpassing Universal/Illumination’s July 4th Monday gross. Minions. The Rise of Gru.
The highest-grossing Monday of the year is Memorial Day Paramount Top Gun: Maverick: which amounted to 33.8 million dollars. One year ago on Sony/Marvel Studio’s first Monday Spider-Man. No Way Home: grossed $37.1 million, the third-best Monday ever at the domestic box office.
3-day ticket number Avatar: The way of water intact with what Disney called Sunday morning, the sequel finished with $134.1 million. As for the sequel missing the $150-175 million projections, many sources are calling for that one to follow. This 3 hour and 12 minute 3D opus was never meant to be compared to the Marvel movies to come. Avatar 2:Theater box office fuel has a lot to do with premium theater ticket sales (ie Imax, Dolby, 4DX, etc.).
Currently, Avatar 2:Monday mimics the same Sunday-Monday slump as Disney Rogue One: A Star Wars Story which was down -54% in that period to $17.6 million on Monday. Avatar 2:The Sunday-to-Monday drop is -56% after making $36.5M yesterday.