As he took the stage final week in Comedian-Con, Marvel Studios president Kevin Feige supported what everybody had recognized was coming, it was solely a matter of time — that Avengers: Endgame had lastly dethroned James Cameron’s area journey Avatar as a result of the highest-grossing film of all time.
Since its preliminary launch, Marvel additionally introduced again the film for a restricted run in theaters with some extra materials, along with it now accessible to personal digitally.
Endgame’s complete international gross as of July 30, primarily based on Field Workplace Mojo, is at the moment $ 2.793 billion, simply squeaking previous Avatar’s complete international gross at this stage of $2.789 billion. Doubtless, that album will likely be secure for fairly a while going ahead, and after that album has been struck it was undoubtedly nice to see the administrators of each motion pictures present public statements concerning the achievement of each other’s film.
And a reporter (h/t Comicbook.com) couldn’t assist asking Cliff Curtis concerning the rivalry throughout a spherical of media interviews for this weekend’s launch of Quick & Livid Presents: Hobbs & Shaw (the place Curtis performs part of The Rock’s persona Luke Hobbs). Curtis can be a lead from the handful of coming Avatar sequels, and whereas he tried to strike a diplomatic notice in fixing the Endgame rivalry, his reply mainly boiled down into: Simply you wait.
“You recognize, Jim, James Cameron, and Jon Landau, they’re very stylish males they usually emphasise the accomplishments of — we have now an e-mail — in addition they salute the achievements of each Marvel,” Curtis defined. “Thoughts you, my view is –because I am an Avatar household — they got here into that with 20 motion pictures. And I imagine , you already know, I can’t wait to seek out out what occurs.” He goes on to tease terrific issues for the film’s first, second, fourth and third sequels, promising that he is completely excited for what’s subsequent.
These long-promised sequels, in fact, want to truly get right here first, after which… properly, we are going to see what occurs. So far as Avatar itself, that the film will hit on its 10th anniversary this December, because it was initially launched again in December of 2009.