Avengers: Endgame Sinks Titanic in Box Office Gross; Titanic Director Salutes

Avengers: Endgame Sinks Titanic in Box Office Gross; Titanic Director Salutes

May 9, 2019 0 By Lea Malanum

Marvel Studios continues to surpass not only the expectations of the Marvel Cinematic Universe fans in Avengers: Endgame with its epic storytelling. It also went ahead to break significant records in the history of box office as Endgame finally dethrones Titanic as the second top grossing movie of all time.

Surpassing the $2 billion mark in just a staggering 11 days, Avengers:Endgame sinks Titanic’s record of $2.187 billion with their $2.227 billion in box office after merely two weeks in the cinemas.

“It took the Avengers to sink my Titanic.”

In this event, James Cameron took to Twitter his salute to Marvel. In his recent tweet, the director of the 1997 classic said:

To Kevin and everybody at Marvel,

An iceberg sank the real Titanic. It took the Avengers to sink my Titanic. Everyone here at Lightstorm Entertainment salutes your amazing achievement. You’ve shown that the movie industry is not only alive and well, it’s bigger than ever!

On pace to dethrone Avatar

With Avatar (2009) on the top spot with $2.8 billion in global box office and Endgame trailing closely behind, Marvel fans took to social media about the possibility of Endgame coming for Avatar’s throne next.