There are a number of Hollywood movies that release each year, but some of them manage to make a special place in our hearts and we enjoy watching them no matter how many times the movie is aired on television. Watching movies is one of the favorite things people love to do during their free time. While some movies can be enjoyed once or twice, there are a few movies that you will enjoy all the time. This craze for the movie makes it very popular and also earns its makers a lot of money.
Here is a list of 10 highest grossing movies in Hollywood
10. Iron Man 3
Box Office Collection – $1,215,439,994
The Iron Man series is an American superhero movie that features the famous Marvel Comics character Iron Man. The movie is a sequel to the 2008 Iron Man and the 2010 Iron Man 2 movie. This movie was the first release since the crossover movie The Avengers.
Box Office Collection – $1,287,000,000
Frozen is a 2013 3D animated fantasy comedy movie produced by Walt Disney. It was the 53rd animated feature by Walt Disney. This movie was inspired by the classic fairy tale ‘The Snow Queen’. This movie follows the story of a princess setting off on a journey with a rugged iceman, his pet reindeer and a snowman to find her sister. Her sister’s icy powers have trapped the kingdom in winter forever and the princess hopes to save the kingdom.
8. Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 2
Box Office Collection – $1,341,511,219
The Harry Potter series has always been a favorite for people. The second part of the series however was the most appreciated movie amongst all the series.
7. Avengers: Age of Ultron
Box Office Collection – $1,405,413,868
Avengers: Age of Ultron was a sequel to the 2012 Avenger’s movie. The film saw the superhero’s returning to unite and fight Ultron. Ultron is an artificial intelligence that wants to cause human extinction. The movie was appreciated for its actions sequences and the character of Ultron.
6. Furious 7
Box Office Collection – $1,516,045,911
Furious 7 was the seventh movie in the Fast and Furious franchise. This movie will always be remembered as ‘Paul Walker’s last movie’. Even movie goers who were not fans of the franchise flocked to the theaters to watch this movie just for Paul. The movie is filled with stunning action sequences. The one scene everyone will remember is a Ferrari jumping from one tower to another. However, the final sequence of the movie is something that touched people’s hearts. Truly a memorable dedication to an amazing actor of this generation.
5. The Avengers
Box Office Collection – $1,519,557,910
The Avengers released in 2012. This movie was based on the life of various superheroes and how they come together to save the world. This part of The Avengers was the sixth series and happened to be the most popular version. The movie still tops charts and is the third highest grossing movie of all time.
4. Jurassic World
Box Office Collection – $1,670,400,637
Jurassic World is the fourth series of the popular Jurassic Park movie that first released in 2004. It was an amazing concept which was transformed into a movie. The production for this movie was handled by Steven Spielberg which is best known to create movies that leave people mesmerized. The movie revolves around how a cloned dinosaur escapes his enclosure thus causing chaos at the park which has reopened 22 years after the first disaster struck.
3. Star Wars: The Force Awakens
Box Office Collection – $2,068,178,225
Star Wars: The Force Awakens was an epic space film and the seventh movie in the Star Wars series. This movie is set 30 years after the previous part ‘Return of the Jedi’. The Force Awakens is said to be the first in a trilogy of Star Wars sequel. This movie was widely anticipated and Disney spared no expense in backing this movie. The marketing campaigns were all over the place. The movie was praised for its cast and amazing action sequences. This movie broke many records at the box office and sits third in the all time list.
Box Office Collection – $2,185,372,302
Titanic has to be one of the most iconic movies of all time. It is a romantic disaster movie written and directed by the amazing James Cameron. This movie put Leonardo DiCaprio and Kate Winslet on the list of A lister’s due to the stupendous success of this movie.
Box Office Collection – $2,782,275,172
Avatar was a movie that was way ahead of its time. It was written and directed by the brilliant James Cameron. It is set in the 22nd century showing humans mining precious mineral called unobtanium on place called Pandora.