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Clive Palmer wants to make another Titanic movie

Clive Palmer wants to make his own Titanic movie, and tells the Herald Sun it will be “a lot better” than James Cameron’s 1997 Best Picture winner. The eccentric billionaire and politician is seeking to trademark ‘Palmer Pictures,’ with the intention of making a documentary on the building of his own ship, Titanic II, as […]

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James Cameron doesn’t believe Jack could have survived Titanic sinking

James Cameron still believes Jack had to sacrifice himself for Rose at the end of Titanic, despite certain memes suggesting the floating plank that saved her life could have easily fit them both. Speaking to IGN, Cameron revealed he is going to help the Mythbusters team prove his point. “It’s not a question of room, it’s a question of […]

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The Avengers cracks billion dollar landmark at box office

It was likely inevitable, but impressive nonetheless. Joss Whedon‘s Marvel team-up flick The Avengers has grossed more than one billion dollars at the box office. It joins an elite club of only twelve films, and marks Disney’s fifth billion-dollar hit. No other studio has more than two entries in the same club. According to Box Office Mojo, […]

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10 movie characters who are terrible at their job

10 movie characters who are terrible at their job. By Simon Miraudo. In the surprise box office hit Bad Teacher, Cameron Diaz plays a … well, a bad teacher. It’s not the most imaginative title in the world, but it brought in the crowds (to the tune of $216 million worldwide). To celebrate the film’s […]

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Cameron discusses Avatar sequels and theatrical re-release

Avatar is heading back to cinemas with nine extra minutes of footage, no doubt an attempt to crack the magic US$3 billion dollar mark at the box office and become the highest grossing film of all time (well, even more so). While talking up the film, James Cameron has shared some details on what new […]

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Cameron working on Titanic 3-D

James Cameron can do whatever the hell he likes. That’s the kind of clout you get when your last two films are the highest grossing in the history of cinema. Cameron’s Avatar grossed US$2.7 billion worldwide, breaking the record of previous title holder Titanic (which only picked up a measly US$1.8 billion). The LA Times […]

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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 crosses $2 billion mark

source: boxofficemojo.com James Cameron‘s Avatar has crossed the $US2 billion mark at the worldwide box office, making it the highest grossing film of all time. I mean, EVEN MORE SO! Avatar’s $US2.039 billion gross has pulled even further ahead of previous record holder Titanic‘s total gross of $US1.843. It broke Titanic’s record on the 27th […]

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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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Head to Head – Titanic

Welcome to the latest installment of Head to Head, in which our Quickflix critics enter into a relentlessly bloody battle to the death based on the merits of a particular film. This week, our critics fight over the floating door with James Cameron’s Titanic. Simon Miraudo will argue FOR the film and DVDman will argue […]

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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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