Produced in 2009, Avatar is an American epic science movie that was written by James Cameron. The setting of the film is in the mid-22nd century centered around a precious mineral on Pandora. The activities of excavating the precious mineral threaten the existence of the local tribe who are indigenous to Pandora. Starring in the film is Sam Worthington, Zoe Saldana, Joel David Moore and Stephen Lang among others. Earning $2,782,275,172 worldwide, it was named the highest grossing film of all time. More than 72 percent of the amount came from overseas.