Top 10 Highest Grossing Movies
Updated: Feb 14
1. Avatar - $2,922,917,914
Released in 2009
The epic science fiction picture Avatar, was released in 2009. It was directed, written, co-produced, and co-edited by James Cameron. In order to extract the precious mineral unobtanium, mankind are colonizing Pandora, a lush habitable moon of a gas giant in the Alpha Centauri star system, in the middle of the 22nd century. The local Na'vi tribe, a humanoid species native to Pandora, is in danger as a result of the mining colony's growth. The title of the movie alludes to a genetically modified Na'vi body that is used to communicate with the locals of Pandora and is controlled by a human brain that is stationed far away.
2. Avengers: Endgame - $2,797,501,328
Released in 2019
The 2019 American superhero movie Avengers: Endgame is based on the Avengers superhero team from Marvel Comics. It is the direct sequel to Avengers: Infinity War (2018) and the 22nd movie in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, both of which were made by Marvel Studios and distributed by Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures (MCU). Anthony and Joe Russo are the filmmakers and written by Christopher Markus and Stephen McFeely. In the movie, the Avengers' surviving members and their allies try to undo the damage Thanos inflicted during Infinity War.
3. Titanic - $2,201,647,264
Released in 1997
James Cameron is the director, writer, producer, and co-editor of Titanic, an American epic romance and disaster movie from 1997. Based on reports of the RMS Titanic's sinking, it combines real and fictional elements. Starring Leonardo DiCaprio and Kate Winslet as members of various social strata who fall in love aboard the ship during her tragic maiden voyage.
4. Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens - $2,069,521,700
Released in 2015
The 2015 American epic space opera film Star Wars: The Force Awakens, commonly known as Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens, was produced, co-written, and directed by J. J. Abrams. It is the seventh movie in the "Skywalker Saga" and the sequel to Return of the Jedi (1983). The Force Awakens, which takes place thirty years after Return of the Jedi, centers on Rey, Finn, Poe Dameron, and Han Solo as they look for Luke Skywalker and fight alongside General Leia Organa and former members of the Rebel Alliance's Resistance against Kylo Ren and the First Order, the Galactic Empire's successor.
5. Avengers: Infinity War - $2,048,359,754
Released in 2018
The 2018 American superhero movie Avengers: Infinity War is based on the Avengers superhero team from Marvel Comics. It is the follow-up to The Avengers (2012) and Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015) and the 19th movie in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. It was produced by Marvel Studios and distributed by Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures (MCU). Christopher Markus and Stephen McFeely wrote the screenplay, which Anthony and Joe Russo directed. In the movie, the Avengers and the Guardians of the Galaxy try to stop Thanos from obtaining the six super-strong Infinity Stones in order to avert the extinction of half of all life on Earth.
6. Spider-Man: No Way Home - $1,916,306,995
Released in 2021
The 2021 American superhero movie Spider-Man: No Way Home, which is based on the Spider-Man comic book character, was co-produced by Columbia Pictures and Marvel Studios and released by Sony Pictures Releasing. The 27th movie in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, it is the sequel to Spider-Man: Homecoming (2017) and Spider-Man: Far From Home (2019). (MCU). The movie was written by Chris McKenna and Erik Sommers and directed by Jon Watts. Parker requests in the movie that Dr. Stephen Strange (Cumberbatch) employ magic to keep Spider-identity Man's a secret once more after it was made known to the public at the conclusion of Far From Home. Parker's actions cause the magic to fail, which opens up the multiverse and lets people from other realities invade Parker's world.
7. Jurassic World - $1,671,537,444
Released in 2015
American science fiction action movie Jurassic World was released in 2015. It was directed by Colin Trevorrow, who also co-wrote the screenplay with Derek Connolly, Amanda Silver, and Rick Jaffa. The fourth film overall in the Jurassic Park franchise, it is also the first of the Jurassic World trilogy. Jurassic World takes place on the same made-up island of Isla Nublar, which is situated off the Pacific coast of Costa Rica, and is set 22 years after the events of Jurassic Park. John Hammond's vision came true with the opening of Jurassic World, a popular dinosaur-themed amusement park on the island. When a transgenic dinosaur escapes from its confinement and starts rampaging across the park, chaos ensues, and the park staff's plot adds to the hazards.
8. The Lion King - $1,663,250,487
Released in 2019
The Lion King is a 2019 American musical drama film that was written by Jeff Nathanson and produced by Walt Disney Pictures and Fairview Entertainment. It was directed and produced by Jon Favreau. It is a photorealistic computer-generated recreation of the same-titled Disney film from 1994, which was originally traditionally animated. The story revolves around Simba, a young lion who must accept his position as the legitimate ruler of his homeland after his father, Mufasa, was killed by his uncle, Scar.
9. The Avengers - $1,518,815,515
Released in 2012
Marvel's The Avengers is a 2012 American superhero movie based on the superhero team of the same name from Marvel Comics (known as Marvel Avengers Assemble in the United Kingdom and Ireland). It is the sixth movie in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, which was made by Marvel Studios and released by Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures (MCU). Joss Whedon wrote and directed the film. In the movie, Nick Fury and the secret organization S.H.I.E.L.D. assemble a squad consisting of Tony Stark, Steve Rogers, Bruce Banner, Thor, Natasha Romanoff, and Clint Barton to prevent Loki, the brother of Thor, from conquering Earth.
10. Furious 7 - $1,515,341,399
Released in 2015
James Wan and Chris Morgan collaborated on the 2015 American action movie Furious 7 (also known as Fast & Furious 7). It serves as the seventh entry in the Fast & Furious series and is the follow-up to Fast & Furious 6 (2013) and The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift (2006). After obtaining pardon for their past transgressions, Dom, Brian, and the rest of their team relocate to the US to resume their normal lives. However, Deckard Shaw, a rogue assassin working for the UKSF and MI6, who wants to exact revenge on his unconscious younger brother Owen Shaw, puts the team in danger once more.