Marvel Studios' 'Avengers: Endgame' has been smashing records ever since its release on April 26. Recently, it achieved yet another remarkable feat by becoming the second highest grosser of all times beating the lifetime collection of the classic romantic saga 'Titanic'.
Following the same, 'Titanic' director James Cameron took to Twitter and congratulated Marvel Studios president Kevin Feige and his team for the unprecedented success. Cameron, who criticized the Marvel Cinematic Universe movies last year, acknowledged the celebratory fame of 'Avengers: Endgame'.
Hailing the Marvel venture in a recent Tweet, Cameron said, " To Kevin and everybody at Marvel, An iceberg sank the real Titanic. It took the Avengers to sink my Titanic. Everyone here at Lightstorm Entertainment salutes your amazing achievement. You've shown that the movie industry is not only alive and well, but it's also bigger than ever! -Jim Cameron"
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As per media reports, While Titanic's lifetime collections are 2.1 billion (Rs 14667 crore), Endgame's current box office collections worldwide stand something around 2.78 billion USD (Rs 19417 crore).
'Avengers: Endgame' which is the fourth and final venture of the 'Avengers' franchise released on April 26. Directed by the Russo Brothers, the film is the 22nd installment in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. The grandeur of the film seems to have surpassed the expectations of the audience, as they have lauded the project widely on social media and described it with words like 'Epic' and 'Incredible'.
Meanwhile, James Cameron's 2009 venture 'Avatar' with a collection of over 2.78 billion USD is the highest grosser of all times. However, 'Avengers: Endgame' promises to soon surpass it.
On the professional front, Cameron finally announced the release date of 'Avatar 2' after 12 years. In a recent post, he revealed that that the second out of four upcoming sequels to the film franchise will be finally releasing on December 17, 2021.
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