Los Angeles, June 24 - James Cameron's epic romantic and disaster blockbuster, Titanic
will be returning to the theaters for one more time next year.
The movie will be completing 25 years of its historical release next year and to celebrate its 25th anniversary, the remastered version of the film will be released worldwide during the Valentine's Day week 2023 in 3D 4K HDR and high frame rate.
Disney Studio will handle the international release of "Titanic", beginning February 10, 2023, while Paramount has domestic (North America) rights and is expected to also set its date in the coming days, according to Deadline. Producer Jon Landau teased news of the "Titanic's" re-release at Disney's CineEurope presentation in Barcelona on Wednesday. There he showed off a 3D look at the remastered version.
"Titanic" had originally debuted in movie theaters in November 1997, and it went on win 11 Academy Awards including Best Picture, Best Director, Best Editing, Best Original Song, and more. With an initial worldwide gross of over $1.84 billion, "Titanic" was the first film to reach the billion-dollar mark.
A 3D version of "Titanic" came out in 2012. In total, Titanic is the No. 3 movie ever at the global box office with $2.2 billion. Of that, $659.4 million is from North America and $1.542B from overseas. Cameron's "Avatar" is the top movie of all time worldwide.
"Titanic" stars Leonardo DiCaprio and Kate Winslet as members of different social classes who fall in love aboard the ship during its ill-fated maiden voyage. Winslet got a nomination in the Best Actress category for her role as Rose DeWitt Bukater at the Academy Awards 1998.