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Avatar crosses $100 million at Aus box office

James Cameron‘s Avatar has crossed the magic $AU100 million mark in Australia, a record at the local box office. Oddly, Fox have not translated this figure into the official measurement of Avatar’s grosses: swimming pools full of beer. The previous title holder in Australia was Cameron’s previous film, Titanic, which collected $AU57.65 million. Avatar destroyed […]

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Avatar becomes highest grossing film of all time

source: boxofficemojo.com James Cameron‘s Avatar has done the unthinkable and sunk the Titanic to become the highest grossing film of all time. Cameron now holds claim to directing the two biggest films of all time. On Monday, the sci-fi epic’s worldwide tally hit $US1.859 billion, trumping the $US1.843 billion gross of Cameron’s previous film Titanic. […]

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Avatar becomes highest grossing film in Aus history

Twentieth Century Fox have announced that James Cameron‘s Avatar has become the highest grossing film in Australian cinema history. It usurped the position from Cameron’s previous film Titanic. In just 22 days, Avatar has grossed $AUS63.1 million at the local box office, breaking Titanic’s record of $AUS57.65 million. It has also claimed a number of […]

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Avatar crosses $1 billion mark

source: boxofficemojo.com James Cameron‘s Avatar has grossed more than $US1 billion worldwide in just seventeen days to become the fourth highest grossing film of all time. Avatar has grossed $US352 million at the United States box office and a further $US666 million in the rest of the world. These combine for an impressive $US1.018 billion […]

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New Moon scores biggest opening in Australian history

Yep, another article about the Earth-shattering box office grosses of The Twilight Saga’s New Moon. The Chris Weitz-directed vampire/werewolf/love story has claimed the biggest ever opening weekend in Australia. The sequel to 2008’s hit film Twilight took in a massive $16.01 million on 530 screens, beating the record previously held by Harry Potter and the […]

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Mamma Mia is the highest grossing film of all time …

source: hollywoodreporter.com … in the UK. Mamma Mia has usurped Titanic from its ten-year reign as the highest grossing film in the United Kingdom. The threat of a sequel became too much to take for some. The wildly successful film adaptation of the Abba musical has grossed 69.1 million pounds since its release in July. […]

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