Every year a lot of Hollywood movies gets released. Some of them make a big profit and some fail miserably. There is a lot of craziness for Hollywood movies in the entire world. People love going to the movies and nothing is stopping them. Coming up with a great movie idea and getting people to pay to see it has been a challenge. All sorts of methods have been used and to good use too. A great story, fine acting, doesn’t mean a movie will make it to the big screen. Here is the list of the top five highest grossing Hollywood movies of all time.
- Avatar (2009)
Global box office: $2.788 billion
Avatar is a 2009 American epic science fiction film written and directed by James Cameron, and starring Sam Worthington, Zoe Saldana, Stephen Lang, Michelle Rodriguez, Joel David Moore, Giovanni Ribisi, and Sigourney Weaver. The film is set in the mid-22nd century, when humans are mining a precious mineral called unobtanium on Pandora, a lush habitable moon of a gas giant in the Alpha Centauri star system. The expansion of the mining colony threatens the continued existence of a local tribe of Na’ via humanoid species indigenous to Pandora. The film’s title refers to a genetically engineered Na’vi bodies with the mind of a remotely located human and is used to interact with the natives of Pandora.
2. Titanic (1997)
Global box office: $2.187 billion
Titanic is a 1997 American epic romantic disaster film directed, written, co-produced, co-edited and partly financed by James Cameron. A fictionalized account of the sinking of the RMS Titanic, it 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.
The film earned $2,186,772,302. Worldwide, it is the 2nd highest grossing film.
3. Star Wars: Episode VII – The Force Awakens (2015)
Global box office: $2.068 billion
Star Wars: The Force Awakens is a 2015 American epic space opera film directed, co-produced, and co-written by J. J. Abrams. The seventh installment in the main Star Wars film series, it stars Harrison Ford, Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher, Adam Driver, Daisy Ridley, John Boyega, Oscar Isaac, Lupita Nyong’o, Andy Serkis, Domhnall Gleeson, Anthony Daniels, Peter Mayhew, and Max von Sydow. Produced by Lucasfilm Ltd. and Abrams’ Bad Robot Productions and distributed worldwide by Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures.
The film earned $2,068,178,225. Worldwide, it is the 3rd Highest Grossing Hollywood Movies.
4. Avengers: Infinity War (2018)
Global box office: $2.050 billion
The Avengers and their allies must be willing to sacrifice all in an attempt to defeat the powerful Thanos before his blitz of devastation and ruin puts an end to the universe.
Directors: Anthony Russo, Joe Russo
Writers: Christopher Markus (screenplay by), Stephen McFeely (screenplay by) | 14 more credits »
Stars: Robert Downey Jr., Chris Hemsworth, Mark Ruffalo | See full cast & crew.
The film earned $2.050 billion Worldwide, it is the 4th Highest Grossing Hollywood Movies.
5. Jurassic World (2015)
Global box office: $1.671 billion
Jurassic World is a 2015 American science fiction adventure film and the fourth installment of the Jurassic Park series. It was directed and co-written by Colin Trevorrow, produced by Frank Marshall and Patrick Crowley, and stars Chris Pratt and Bryce Dallas Howard.
The film earned $1,670,400,637. Worldwide, it is the 5th Highest Grossing Hollywood Movies.