The budget for James Cameron‘s Avatar: The Way of Water is enormous.
One of the most costly Hollywood movies ever, Avatar: The Way of Water has a budget in the “$350 million to $400 million level,” according to reports. Marketing expenses are not included in the amount.
Avatar: The Way of Water is on track to have a strong opening weekend, according to early tracking data. When it debuts in theaters in December, it’s expected to bring in between $150 million and $170 million.
Avatar: The Way of Water was given a release date in China earlier this week. The Middle Kingdom will see the film’s debut on December 16th, the same day that it will be seen worldwide.
In more Pandora-related news, the Motion Picture Association of America has rated Avatar: The Way of Water as PG-13. “Sequences of high violence and intense action, partial nudity, and some harsh language” are what caused the classification.
On Sunday night, the last teaser for Avatar: The Way of Water debuted, revealing that movie tickets are now available for purchase. With a running time of almost 3 hours and 10 minutes, The Way of Water is one of James Cameron‘s lengthiest films to date.