All of us love watching movies with friends and family. Many a time you must have been in a situation where after watching a very nice movie you conclude this surely is going to be a big hit, and it is going to surpass all the highest-grossing movies of all time. Then you start discussing the movie which has made the most until now. All friends have different opinions to offer and the discussion often ends up in a quarrel.
Next time, if you ever land yourself up in such a situation your say will hold the maximum value. This is because you will have the correct knowledge about the highest-grossing films of all time, about which we shall enlighten you right away.
The first movie in this list is none other than Avengers: Endgame. This superhero movie that got released in 2019 grossed $2.798 billion and that too just within a year of its release.
It is a sequel to the 2018 film Avengers: Infinity war. The cast of this movie includes Chris Evans, Robert Downey Jr., Scarlett Johansson, Chris Hemsworth, Mark Ruffalo, Josh Brolin, Gwyneth Paltrow, Bradley Cooper, and Jeremy Renner.
The remaining team of Avengers in this film tries to reverse the damage that was caused by the Thanos in the film Infinity war.
Not only is the costliest movie ever created, it even broke many box office records and beat Avatar and became the highest-grossing movie ever.
It is a science fiction film that got released in 2009. This science-fiction movie was written, co-edited, and directed by James Cameron. The cast of the film includes Sigourney Weaver, Michelle Rodriguez, Stephen Lang, Zoe Saldana, and Sam Worthington.
The film is about a few humans and their efforts to colonize another planet. However, they only realize that the planet already has a local native tribe, the Na’vi. This tribe is a humanoid species and is native to the Pandora planet.
At the time of its release, Avatar was the highest-grossing movie and it remained so for nearly a decade.
If you have ever been in love or if you like romantic movies you surely must have seen Titanic more than a few times and fallen in love with it. Not only did this film win many hearts but also $2.187 billion, which earns it the third position in this list.
The film depicts the state of the RMS Titanic. Its main cast Kate Winslet and Leonardo Di-Caprio cast such a spell on the audience with their true chemistry that people cannot forget it to date.
The film had a huge production budget of $200 million, which clearly made it the costliest movie made at that time. It was the first movie to earn a billion-dollar and the highest-grossing one of that time.
Star Wars: The Force Awakens
Its caste includes Mark Hamill, Harrison Ford, John Boyega, Daisy Ridley, Adam Driver, and Carrie Fisher.
The movie is set 30 years post the Star Wars: Episode VI and follows Poe, Finn, and Rey as they are trying to find out Luke Skywalker. It is about their battle of resistance with the First Order and Kylo Ren.
The Force Awakens became immensely successful, broke many records at the box office, and became the highest-earning movie in North America and the highest-grossing movie in 2015.
Avengers: Infinity War
It is a sequel to the Avengers film (2012 and 2015). Herein, to prevent the Thanos from collecting the infinity stones, because of which he would be able to wipe out the whole world, The Avengers joins the Guardians of the Galaxy.
Infinity War was the first-ever superhero movie that earned more than $2 billion worldwide and was the highest-grossing movie of 2018.
The movie cast includes Bryce Dallas Howard, Chriss Pratt, Ty Simpkins, Vincent D’Onofrio, Omar Sy, Nick Robinson, Irrfan Khan, and BD Wong.
After the escape of a genetically-engineered dinosaur, the team tries to do all that is possible to capture the dinosaur and prevent complete chaos in Isla Nublar Island.
The Lion King
The number seven movie in this list is the animated remake of the very popular The Lion King.
In the film, you will get to hear the famous voices of Donald Glover, Seth Rogen, Billy Eichner, Alfre Woodward, Chiwetel Ejiofor, John Oliver, John Kani, James earl Jones, and Beyonce Knowles Carter.
The film is about Simba, a Lion cub who has to take the responsibility of the King after his father, Mufasa, is murdered by his uncle Scar.
The movie has grossed more than $1.6 billion worldwide and was the second-highest-grossing movie of 2019.
This is an American superhero movie and is the sixth one that got released in the MCU (Marvel Cinematic Universe).
The Avengers movie is about the journey of the Avengers as they try to prevent Loki, Thor’s brother, from destroying the earth.
The film broke many a record including the highest opening weekend in Canada and the United States.
Furious 7 is one of the most popular movies ever and it stars Paul Walker, Vin Diesel, Dwayne Johnson, Tyrese Gibson, Michelle Rodriguez, Kurt Russell, Jordana Brewster, Jason Statham, and Chris Bridges.
The team received amnesty for their earlier crimes and returned to New York only to discover that a special force murderer is trying to make things nasty for them yet again.
The movie grossed more than $1.516 billion and it is also the highest-grossing one of the entire Fast and Furious franchise.
Avengers: Age of Ultron
The Age of Ultron, that released in 2015, is a superhero movie based on the comic from Marvel.
The Avengers, in this movie, is trying to defeat Ultron, alien intelligence that wants to destroy the entire human life.
The cast of the film includes Chris Hemsworth, Robert Downey Jr., Scarlett Johansson, Mark Ruffalo, Don Cheadle, Jeremy Renner, and Chris Evans.
Ever since it got released, The Age of Ultron grossed more than $1.403 billion, and it is one of the most costly movies to be ever made.
Released in 2018, Black Panther is a very famous American Superhero movie. It grossed $1.347 billion and won many hearts worldwide.
The movie is about T’Challa, a powerful King of Wakanda and the many people who desire to throw him out of power.
Black Panther received many industry nominations and also was the first-ever MCU movie to get an academy award.
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 2
This Harry Potter movie was released in the year 2011 and its cast includes Emma Watson, Daniel Radcliffe, Rupert Grint, and others. This trio, in this movie, tries to destroy the Horcruxes of Lord Voldemort and prevent him from causing any damage.
The film was a huge success and grossed more than $1.342 billion and it is the highest-earning movie of the Harry Potter series.
Star Wars: The Last Jedi
Released in the year 2017, The Last Jedi grossed $1.333 billion.
The movie is about Rey and how Luke Skywalker trains her in the Jedi art and prepares her for resisting the fight with The First Order and Kylo Ren.
Post its release, the Last Jedi gained many award nominations. It was even the highest-grossing movie of 2017.
Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom
The next in this list of the highest-grossing films of all times is the Fallen Kingdom that grossed a huge amount of $1.309 billion at the box office.
It was released in the year 2018 and is a science-fiction movie. It is a sequel to the popular Jurassic World and is about Claire Dearing and Owen Grady and their journey of trying to rescue dinosaurs from the Isla Nublar Island.
This was the third best-earning movie in 2018 and is loved by people even today.
Without a doubt, this is a beautiful and one of the most popular movies made ever. It grossed a huge $1.276 billion and won innumerable hearts of kids and adults as well.
Frozen is basically a computer-animated fantasy-comedy musical film. It is loosely based on the popular fairy tale The Snow Queen and is about a princess called Anna, and Elsa, her sister, who becomes the queen.
To Conclude –
You surely must have watched at least a few of these movies. And, those that you have not, should form a part of your next must-watch movie list. If you do not see any of these, you indeed are missing out on something wonderful.