Avatar skeptics have succumbed to the powerful word of mouth the film has generated, as evident by the film's hefty $16.4 million pull on a Monday. According to ERC Box Office, the film has had an amazing weekday run, bringing its total grosses up to nearly $94 million dollars after just four days in release.

While the film's international Monday grosses are not yet available, the film brought in an estimated $165 million overseas over the weekend. That currently brings its worldwide ticket sales to $258.9 million.

As the holiday weekend approaches, analysts suspect that Avatar will continue to perform quite strongly. Directed by James Cameron, the film stars Sam Worthington, Zoe Saldana, Sigourney Weaver, Michelle Rodriguez, Giovanni Ribisi, Joel David Moore, CCH Pounder, Peter Mensah, Laz Alonso, Wes Studi, Stephen Lang, and. Matt Gerald.