Andy, three weeks ago: “Avatar has no chance of upending Titanic.”
Andy, two weeks ago: “It’s very unlikely that Avatar will replace Titanic as the top grossing movie of all time.”
Andy, one week ago: “Avatar could beat Titanic.”
Andy, today: “Pwned.”
James Cameron’s 3-D blockbuster Avatar has toppled one of the many records set by his earlier epic, Titanic.
Kapuskasing, Ont.-born Cameron’s science fiction extravaganza spent a sixth consecutive week atop box offices in markets around the globe.
Its total haul of $1.288 billion US internationally (not including North America) has knocked Titanic (with $1.242 billion) to No. 2 — after the historical romance had reigned as champion for more than a decade, according to estimates from Avatar distributor, 20th Century Fox.
I guess it could be said that Titanic‘s record has sank like…well…