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'Avatar' Hits 2 Billion Dollars Mark on Seventh Weekend

February 01, 2010 02:10:14 GMT

The Sam Worthington-starring sci-fi still rules Box Office chart on its seventh weekend and earns $2.04 billion worldwide revenue.



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"Avatar" continues ruling North American Box Office. For seven straight weekends, the James Cameron-directed film became champion at the chart. The movie pulled in $31.3 million this week and made total domestic cume of $595.8 million so far.

Additionally, after beating "Titanic" as the highest worldwide grosser of all time, "Avatar" has made another record by becoming the first movie which hit $2 billion mark. According to The Hollywood Reporter, this big-budget flick has collected $2.04 billion global revenue.

Newcomers "Edge of Darkness" and "When in Rome" followed "Avatar" on second and third places respectively. The Mel Gibson-starring drama thriller raked in $17.2 million, while the romantic comedy grossed $12.4 million on their debut weekend.

Meanwhile, Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson-starring comedy "Tooth Fairy" stood still on the fourth spot with $10 million after it was debuted on January 22. The fifth place went to Denzel Washington's drama thriller "The Book of Eli" which added another $8.9 million to its domestic haul.

Top Ten Movies at Box Office for January 29-31:

  1. "Avatar" - $31.3 million
  2. "Edge of Darkness" - $17.2 million
  3. "When in Rome" - $12.4 million
  4. "Tooth Fairy" - $10 million
  5. "The Book of Eli" - $8.9 million
  6. "Legion" - $7.2 million
  7. "The Lovely Bones" - $4.7 million
  8. "Sherlock Holmes" - $4.5 million
  9. "Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel" - $4 million
  10. "It's Complicated" - $3.8 million

© AceShowbiz.com




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