The industry critics rained compliments down on James Cameron’s sequel
The long-awaited sequel to Avatar: The Way of Water is gearing up to hit theaters next week. This latest journey to Pandora is one of the most anticipated films of 2022, 13 years after the release of the gargantuan first picture, and is expected to dominate box offices across the world when it comes back.
This Tuesday, the film had its global premiere in the United Kingdom, and early words are incredibly promising that James Cameron will once again create a box office juggernaut.
According to industry experts, Avatar: The Way of Water is expected to have a massive opening weekend in North America, with projections indicating a debut in excess of $150 million. With a runtime of 3 hours and 12 minutes and a PG-13 rating, The Way of Water is roughly 30 minutes longer than the original Avatar film. The total cost is estimated to be between $350 and $400 million.