Yes this was a good call because of the resulting success in James Cameron's career. It turned out to be a smart decision. However, even if he hadn't seen such success, it is still always a good decision to follow your dreams. You never know what you can accomplish until you try!
James Cameron made the right choice. He brought us a number of great films including Avatar, Titanic, Jaws, and Close Encounters of the Third Kind. If he had not quit his job and become a filmmaker we would not have these great films that we could enjoy and be inspired by.
James Cameron is responsible for some amazing and iconic movies, such as Titanic, Alien and Avatar. Not only has he made millions of people happy with his movies, but he has also made himself a lot of money. There is no way he could have attained his current level of wealth if he had remained a truck driver, so of course it was a good call to enter the film industry.
James Cameron made the right call by quitting his job as a truck driver to enter the film industry. The decision came after seeing the Star Wars movie in 1977. He followed his passion and his dream, while working hard to learn his craft. He has achieved success, including his award-winning Titanic movie.