Avatar now bigger than Titanic in N. America

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Patrick Lee
Dec 14, 2012

The records keep falling for James Cameron's Avatar: It has officially become the highest-grossing film domestically of all time, surpassing Cameron's own Titanic.

As of yesterday, Avatar's domestic gross was $601.1 million, higher than Titanic's $600.8 million, Variety reported.

Avatar earlier topped Titanic's global total with $2.05 billion worldwide, compared with the boat movie's $1.84 billion.

(Adjusted for inflation, Avatar ranks 21st domestically: Check out the full chart at BoxOfficeMojo.)

What do you think of it now? :)

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