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The astonishing budget of the film "Avatar: The Way of Water"

Director James Cameron has described the production cost of the upcoming film, "Avatar: The Way Of Water", as very expensive.

In a recent interview for "GQ" magazine, Cameron said that the second sequel to the hit film of 2009, "Avatar", which stands out as the most successful project in the history of cinematography, has cost a lot.

The production budget of "The Way Of Water" reaches the figure of 350-400 million dollars, becoming one of the most expensive films of all time, alongside the "Avengers: Endgame" and "Age Of Ultron" projects.

The famous director has claimed that, in order for the film studio behind the sequel to be worth the investment, "The Way Of Water" must have a stunning performance at the global box office and become one of the three or four highest-grossing films. high in history.

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Currently, the five highest-grossing films of all time are: "Avatar" with $2.9 billion, "Avengers: Endgame" with $2.7 billion, "Titanic" with $2.2 billion, "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" with $2.05 billion and Avengers: Infinity War with $2.04 billion grossed worldwide.

In several past interviews, Cameron claimed that there is a possibility to interrupt the realization of the planned sequels of the film "Avatar", in case the next project, "The Way Of Water", does not enjoy great visibility at the world box office. The director originally planned to make five films in total.

The Way of Water focuses on the characters, Jake Sully, Neytiri and their children, and takes place 12 years after the events of the first film released in 2009. Being willing to take any measure necessary to protect each other, they must fight to stay alive and face the tragedy, in a fight for a better future.

In addition to directing, Cameron also serves as the film's producer alongside Jon Landau. Zoe Saldana and Sam Worthington return to the lead roles, alongside other actors such as Sigourney Weaver, Stephen Lang, Cliff Curtis, Joel David Moore, Edie Falco, Jemaine Clement and Kate Winslet.

"Avatar: The Way of Water" begins to appear in cinemas worldwide on December 16 of this year.