Stats Speaking

James Cameron's blockbuster Avatar did what many thought was impossible last Monday: It surpassed Titanic in the box office, becoming the highest-grossing film of all time worldwide. Here are some statistics about the new number one and other box office smashes:

Worldwide gross of Avatar: $1,897,359,670

Days it took for Avatar to beat Titanic's worldwide gross: 41

Number of films to gross over $1 billion worldwide: 6

Budget for Avatar: $237 million