Highest-Grossing Movies of All Time

List by john Last updated April 15, 2017

Some movies have achieved insane revenues, at least the top 20 in this list have surpassed the holy grail of grossing at over 1 billion dollars (US). This list is in descending order meaning that the highest grossing movie of all time are at the beginning.

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grossing blockbuster revenueList order as defined by john
Avatar movie poster

Avatar (2009)

Enter the World of Pandora.
Action Adventure FantasyVote count8,830Vote avg7/10Watch trailer

worldwide gross $2,787,965,087

Titanic movie poster

Titanic (1997)

Nothing on Earth could come between them.
Drama Romance ThrillerVote count4,977Vote avg7/10Watch trailer

worldwide gross $2,186,772,302

Star Wars: The Force Awakens movie poster

Star Wars: The Force Awakens (2015)

Every generation has a story.
Action Adventure Science FictionVote count5,624Vote avg8/10Watch trailer

worldwide gross $2,068,223,624

Jurassic World movie poster

Jurassic World (2015)

The park is open.
Action Adventure Science FictionVote count6,974Vote avg6.4/10Watch trailer

worldwide gross $1,670,400,637

The Avengers movie poster

The Avengers (2012)

Some assembly required.
Science Fiction Action AdventureVote count9,198Vote avg7/10Watch trailer

worldwide gross $1,518,812,988

Furious 7 movie poster

Furious 7 (2015)

Vengeance Hits Home
Action Crime ThrillerVote count3,443Vote avg7.3/10Watch trailer

worldwide gross $1,516,045,911

Avengers: Age of Ultron movie poster

Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015)

A New Age Has Come.
Action Adventure Science FictionVote count4,557Vote avg7/10Watch trailer

worldwide gross $1,405,403,694

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 movie poster

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 (2011)

It all ends here.
Adventure Family FantasyVote count4,009Vote avg8/10Watch trailer

worldwide gross $1,341,511,219

Frozen movie poster

Frozen (2013)

Only the act of true love will thaw a frozen heart.
Animation Adventure FamilyVote count3,550Vote avg8/10Watch trailer

worldwide gross $1,287,000,000

Iron Man 3 movie poster

Iron Man 3 (2013)

Unleash the power behind the armor.
Action Adventure Science FictionVote count7,080Vote avg7/10Watch trailer

worldwide gross $1,214,811,252

Minions movie poster

Minions (2015)

Before Gru, they had a history of bad bosses
Family Animation AdventureVote count3,000Vote avg7/10Watch trailer

worldwide gross $1,159,398,397

Captain America: Civil War movie poster

Captain America: Civil War (2016)

Divided We Fall
Science Fiction ActionVote count5,380Vote avg6.9/10Watch trailer

worldwide gross $1,153,304,495

Transformers: Dark of the Moon movie poster

Transformers: Dark of the Moon (2011)

The invasion we always feared. An enemy we never expected.
Action Science Fiction AdventureVote count2,538Vote avg6/10Watch trailer

worldwide gross $1,123,794,079

The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King movie poster

The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003)

The eye of the enemy is moving.
Adventure Fantasy ActionVote count5,925Vote avg8/10Watch trailer

worldwide gross $1,120,237,002

Skyfall movie poster

Skyfall (2012)

Think on your sins.
Action Adventure ThrillerVote count6,304Vote avg7/10Watch trailer

worldwide gross $1,108,561,013

Transformers: Age of Extinction movie poster

Transformers: Age of Extinction (2014)

This is not war. It's extinction.
Science Fiction Action AdventureVote count2,260Vote avg6/10Watch trailer

worldwide gross $1,104,054,072

The Dark Knight Rises movie poster

The Dark Knight Rises (2012)

The Legend Ends
Action Crime DramaVote count6,972Vote avg8/10Watch trailer

worldwide gross $1,084,939,099

Toy Story 3 movie poster

Toy Story 3 (2010)

No toy gets left behind.
Animation Family ComedyVote count3,106Vote avg8/10Watch trailer

worldwide gross $1,066,969,703

Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest movie poster

Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest (2006)

Jack is back!
Adventure Fantasy ActionVote count3,350Vote avg7/10Watch trailer

worldwide gross $1,066,179,725

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story movie poster

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story (2016)

A Rebellion Built on Hope
Drama Action Science FictionVote count3,348Vote avg7.3/10Watch trailer

worldwide gross $1,055,724,829

Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides movie poster

Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides (2011)

Live Forever Or Die Trying.
Adventure Action FantasyVote count3,326Vote avg6/10Watch trailer

worldwide gross $1,045,713,802

Jurassic Park movie poster

Jurassic Park (1993)

An adventure 65 million years in the making.
Adventure Science FictionVote count3,389Vote avg7/10Watch trailer

worldwide gross $1,029,939,903

Finding Dory movie poster

Finding Dory (2016)

An unforgettable journey she probably won't remember.
Animation FamilyVote count3,093Vote avg6.7/10Watch trailer

worldwide gross $1,028,389,327

Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace movie poster

Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace (1999)

Every generation has a legend. Every journey has a first step. Every saga has a beginning.
Adventure Action Science FictionVote count3,016Vote avg6/10Watch trailer

worldwide gross $1,027,044,677

Alice in Wonderland movie poster

Alice in Wonderland (2010)

You're invited to a very important date.
Family Fantasy AdventureVote count3,061Vote avg6/10Watch trailer

worldwide gross $1,025,467,110

Zootopia movie poster

Zootopia (2016)

Welcome to the urban jungle.
Animation Adventure FamilyVote count2,710Vote avg8/10Watch trailer

worldwide gross $1,023,784,195

The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey movie poster

The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (2012)

From the smallest beginnings come the greatest legends.
Adventure Fantasy ActionVote count6,633Vote avg7/10Watch trailer

worldwide gross $1,021,103,568

Beauty and the Beast movie poster

Beauty and the Beast (2017)

Fantasy RomanceVote count2,044Vote avg6.9/10Watch trailer

worldwide gross $1,010,210,751

The Dark Knight movie poster

The Dark Knight (2008)

Why So Serious?
Drama Action CrimeVote count8,867Vote avg8/10Watch trailer

worldwide gross $1,004,558,444

Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone movie poster

Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone (2001)

Let the Magic Begin.
Adventure Fantasy FamilyVote count4,584Vote avg7/10Watch trailer

worldwide gross $974,755,371

Despicable Me 2 movie poster

Despicable Me 2 (2013)

Back 2 Work
Animation Comedy FamilyVote count3,525Vote avg7/10Watch trailer

worldwide gross $970,761,885

The Lion King movie poster

The Lion King (1994)

Life's greatest adventure is finding your place in the Circle of Life.
Family Animation DramaVote count3,640Vote avg8/10Watch trailer

worldwide gross $968,483,777

The Jungle Book movie poster

The Jungle Book (2016)

Man is forbidden!
Adventure Drama FantasyVote count1,827Vote avg7/10Watch trailer

worldwide gross $966,550,600

Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End movie poster

Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End (2007)

At the end of the world, the adventure begins.
Adventure Fantasy ActionVote count2,795Vote avg7/10Watch trailer

worldwide gross $963,420,425

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1 movie poster

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1 (2010)

One Way… One Fate… One Hero.
Adventure Fantasy FamilyVote count3,705Vote avg7/10Watch trailer

worldwide gross $960,283,305

The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug movie poster

The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (2013)

Beyond darkness... beyond desolation... lies the greatest danger of all.
Adventure FantasyVote count3,145Vote avg8/10Watch trailer

worldwide gross $958,366,855

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies movie poster

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies (2014)

Witness the defining chapter of the Middle-Earth saga
Action Adventure FantasyVote count3,315Vote avg7/10Watch trailer

worldwide gross $956,019,788

Finding Nemo movie poster

Finding Nemo (2003)

There are 3.7 trillion fish in the ocean, they're looking for one.
Animation FamilyVote count3,865Vote avg7/10Watch trailer

worldwide gross $940,335,536

Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix movie poster

Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (2007)

Evil Must Be Confronted.
Adventure Fantasy FamilyVote count3,634Vote avg7/10Watch trailer

worldwide gross $939,885,929

Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince movie poster

Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (2009)

Dark Secrets Revealed
Adventure Fantasy FamilyVote count3,457Vote avg7/10Watch trailer

worldwide gross $934,416,487

The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers movie poster

The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002)

A New Power Is Rising.
Adventure Fantasy ActionVote count5,403Vote avg8/10Watch trailer

worldwide gross $926,349,708

Shrek 2 movie poster

Shrek 2 (2004)

Once upon another time...
Adventure Animation ComedyVote count1,784Vote avg7/10Watch trailer

worldwide gross $919,838,758

Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire movie poster

Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (2005)

Dark And Difficult Times Lie Ahead.
Adventure Fantasy FamilyVote count3,647Vote avg7/10Watch trailer

worldwide gross $896,911,078

Spider-Man 3 movie poster

Spider-Man 3 (2007)

The battle within.
Fantasy Action AdventureVote count2,229Vote avg6/10Watch trailer

worldwide gross $890,871,626

Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs movie poster

Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs (2009)

Animation Comedy FamilyVote count1,454Vote avg7/10Watch trailer

worldwide gross $886,686,817

Spectre movie poster

Spectre (2015)

A Plan No One Escapes
Action Adventure CrimeVote count3,404Vote avg6/10Watch trailer

worldwide gross $880,674,609

Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets movie poster

Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (2002)

Hogwarts is back in session.
Adventure Fantasy FamilyVote count3,714Vote avg7/10Watch trailer

worldwide gross $878,979,634

Ice Age: Continental Drift movie poster

Ice Age: Continental Drift (2012)

Manny, Diego, and Sid embark upon another adventure after their continent is set adrift.
Animation Comedy AdventureVote count1,974Vote avg6/10Watch trailer

worldwide gross $877,244,782

The Secret Life of Pets movie poster

The Secret Life of Pets (2016)

Think this is what they do all day?
Adventure Animation ComedyVote count2,213Vote avg6/10Watch trailer

worldwide gross $875,457,937

Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice movie poster

Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice (2016)

Justice or revenge
Action Adventure FantasyVote count4,578Vote avg6/10Watch trailer

worldwide gross $873,260,194

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