And though Endgame has already surpassed James Cameron’s Titanic for the #2 spot (and we got a great congratulatory tweet from the legendary director), analysts are projecting that getting past his other epic, Avatar, will be much more of a challenge.
It’s no secret that the Marvel film’s grosses have been slowing down significantly with every coming week. But even so, the possibility never seemed to die out completely. Now, however, analysts are saying that the differing economic strategies of the two movies pose a great threat to Endgame‘s chances.
“Avatar was all about the marathon and now it’s about the sprint,” says Paul Dergarabedian,