The 5 highest grossing films in history

With the movements of buying and selling studies in recent times, it is not surprising to find that Disney owns the rights to four of the five films, what is surprising is that there is a film that has been released for more than 20 years, which is highly commendable.

Avatar (2009)



The production of James Cameron starring Sam Worthington, Zoe Saldana, Sigourney Weaver, Stephen Lang Y Michelle Rodriguez It leads the list of the highest grossing films with a gross of about 2. 834 million dollars. The business was not bad at all, considering that the budget of the film was 237 million dollars. The American science fiction work regained the top spot on the list after a brilliant revival in China in 2021. Cameron is currently working on several sequels that will be released starting in 2022.

Avengers: Endgame (2019)

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Marvel Studios

Until a few months ago, the film of Marvel Studios It was at the top of the list, now it is second with $ 2.798 million raised. The tape directed by Anthony y Joe Russo, and starring a choral cast led by Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Mark Ruffalo, Chris Hemsworth, Scarlett Johansson Y Jeremy Renner Among others, it was the second part of a diptych that marked the end of Phase Three of the UCM. Its budget is estimated to be between 365 and 400 million dollars, so although it was number 1 for a time, it was not the most profitable.

Titanic (1997)


Pamount Pictures

Again James Cameron He is responsible for this mega success. The film starring Leonardo Dicaprio, Kate Winslet, Billy Zane, Kathy Bates, Gloria Stuart Y Bill Paxton it was also number 1 for a long time. Today, after a few reruns, it ranks third with a total gross of $ 2.187 million. Its production costs range between 200 and 300 million dollars, the fact that its premiere has been more than 20 years ago and it still remains in the top positions is a unique merit in this list.

Star Wars: Episode VII – The Force Awakens (2015)

Disney announced it will make a new Star Wars trilogy

Lucasfilm Y Bad Robot, producers of the seventh episode of Star Wars, teamed up to deliver a film to the public that grossed $ 2.068 million. The tape directed by J. J. Abrams starred a new generation of actors: Adam Driver, Daisy Ridley, John Boyega, Oscar Isaac, Domhnall Gleeson Y Andy Serkis. It also brought back Harrison Ford, Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher, Anthony Daniels, Peter Mayhew Y Kenny Baker retaking the roles they had already played in previous episodes. With a budget of 200 million dollars, it was the first that was produced with the interference of Walt Disney Pictures, company that acquired the production company Lucasfilm in 2012.

Avengers: Infinity War (2018)

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Marvel Studios

Close the list Marvel Studios with another installment of the superhero cinematic universe that has given him so much success. This is the first part of the diptych that marked the end of Phase 3 of the UCM. It was run by the brothers Anthony Russo Y joe russian the choral cast was led by Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Chris Hemsworth, Mark Ruffalo, Scarlett Johansson, Don Cheadle, Benedict Cumberbatch, Tom Holland, Chadwick Boseman, Paul Bettany Y Elizabeth Olsen among others. The film had a budget of $ 200 million and grossed $ 2.048 million.