"Avatar" passes $200 million mark at Imax

Mon Feb 22, 2010 7:37pm EST
 
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By Etan Vlessing

TORONTO (Hollywood Reporter) - James Cameron's "Avatar" has passed the $200 million box office mark on Imax screens worldwide, the Toronto-based giant-screen firm said Monday.

During its 10th consecutive weekend as the top film at the global box office, the 3D epic grossed $8.2 million from 263 theaters in North America and overseas.

All told, the sci-fi spectacular has earned about $2.63 billion worldwide.

 
<p>A scene from the film "Avatar" is shown in this undated publicity photo released to Reuters February 2, 2010. REUTERS/WETA/Fox Pictures/Handout</p>