During San Diego Comic Con Kevin Feige informed a room full of fans that the latest entry to the Avengers franchise has indeed surpassed Avatar. An excerpt from The Guardian is below:
Avengers: Endgame has surpassed Avatar to become the highest-grossing film of all time.
The Marvel Studios sequel, directed by Anthony and Joe Russo, earned over £2.3bn ($2.9bn) in revenue by Sunday, since being released in April. Avatar, directed by James Cameron, which was released in 2009, previously held the record as the highest grossing movie of all time , earning $2.79bn.
Alan Horn, co-chairman and chief creative officer of the Walt Disney Studios, said: “A huge congratulations to the Marvel Studios and Walt Disney Studios teams, and thank you to the fans around the world who lifted Avengers: Endgame to these historic heights.
Feige also commented that if you adjust for inflation that Avatar still holds the title, but nonetheless the folks at Marvel Studios do have cause to celebrate.
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