Hollywood is one of the biggest film industries in the world, which produce a large number of films every year. It produces movies in various genres like sci-fi, suspense thrillers, comedy, romantic, action, superhero and a few other kinds of the flicks. It is the only film industry, which has largest scope in the globe. Hollywood movies release on a grand scale in the countries that were ruled by Britishers.
Hundreds of Hollywood films release every year. Made with
whopping budgets, these flicks will have massive promotion across
the world and grand release everywhere. Very few of them will make
big profit at the global Box Office and also set new collection
records in various countries. Despite having lot of craziness in
the entire world, the rest of films will fail miserably at the
In Hollywood, there are some movies like Avatar,
Titanic, The Avengers, Transformers and Harry
Potter, which have done mind-blowing business in the
worldwide Box Office. Many films hit screens and go off silently.
They have failed to beat the record of the above mentioned
We bring you Top 10 All Time Highest Grossing Hollywood Movies.
Continue to see them in slide show.
Director James Cameron's Avatar, which released on
December 18, 2009, is universally critically-acclaimed movie, which
was nominated for 9 Oscar Awards. Made with a budget of
$250 million, the film has grossed $2.782
billion. It has become all time highest grosser flick beating the
previous record of his own film Titanic. Its makers have a
announced to release a sequel to the film, which will star Sam
Worthington, Stephen Lang, Sigourney Weaver, Michelle Rodriguez,
Zoe Saldana and Giovanni Ribisi.
Directed by James Cameron, epic romantic disaster film Titanic
released on December 19, 1997. Produced with a budget of
$200 million, the movie has collected $2.1
billion at the worldwide Box Office. Garnering positive reviews,
the movie starring Leonardo DiCaprio and Kate Winslet in leads, was
nominated for 14 Academy Awards, but won 11 including Best Picture,
Best Director and Best Original Song.
The Avengers, which is the sixth movie in Marvel Cinematic
Universe, was released on April 11, 2012. Made with a budget of
$220 million, the film has grossed $1.511
billion with a budget of $220 million. It is the sixth
movie in Marvel Cinematic Universe. The film starred Robert Downey,
Jr., Chris Evans, Mark Ruffalo, Chris Hemsworth, Scarlett
Johansson, Jeremy Renner, Tom Hiddleston, Clark Gregg, Cobie
Smulders, Gwyneth Paltrow, Stellan Skarsgård,Paul Bettany and
Samuel L. Jackson.
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 2
Harry Potter series is the highest-grossing film series
of all time. It's eighth and final part Harry Potter and the
Deathly Hallows - Part 2 was released on July 7. 2011 and
grossed $1.328 billion. The film received universal
critical acclaim and was nominated for 3 Academy Awards. It stars
Daniel Radcliffe, Rupert Grint, Emma Watson, Jim Broadbent, Helena
Bonham Carter, Tom Felton, Ralph Fiennes, Michael Gambon, Gary
Oldman, Alan Rickman, Maggie Smith and Julie Walters.
Transformers: Dark of the Moon
Released on June 23, 2011, Transformers: Dark of the
Moon has collected $ 1.123 billion. It is the third
installment in Transformers series. The movie featuring Shia
LaBeouf, Rosie Huntington-Whiteley, Tyrese Gibson, Josh Duhamel and
Peter Cullen in leads, was nominated for 3 Oscar Awards, but could
not won even one.
The Lord Of The Rings: The Return Of The King
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King is the
third film in The Lord of the Rings series, which hit the
screens on December 13, 2003. Made with a budget of $ 94 million,
the movie has generated $ 1.119 billion. Besides being a universal
critical acclaim, the film received won 11 Academy Awards. It was
the highest grossing film of 2003.
Skyfall is the twenty-third movie in James Bond series
and was released on October 23, 2012. Produced with a budget of $
200 million, the film has grossed $ 1.108 billion at the global Box
Office. Starring Daniel Craig, Judi Dench, Ralph Fiennes in leads,
the movie was nominated for 5 Academy Awards, but won 2 for Best
Original Song and Best Sound Editing. It is the most profitable
James Bond movie.
The Dark Knight Rises
The Dark Knight Rises was released on June 20, 2012.
Made with a budget of $ 250 million, the movie has scored $ 1.081
billion at the Box Office. The movie starring Christian Bale,
Michael Caine, Anne Hathaway, Gary Oldman, Tom Hardy and Morgan
Freeman, got positive reception from movie critics.
Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest
Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest, which hit
the marquee on June 7, 2006, is the second film in Pirates of The
Caribbean franchise. Produced with budget of $ 225 million, the
film has generated $ 1.066 billion. The film starring Johnny Depp,
Orlando Bloom, Keira Knightley, Stellan Skarsgård, Bill Nighy, Jack
Davenport and Geoffrey Rush in leads, received four academy award
Toy Story 3
Toy Story is one of the most successful franchise in
history by Pixar. Its third part Toy Story 3, which was
made with a budget of $ 200 million, has collected $ 1.063 billion
at the Box Office. Released on June 18, 2010, the movie received 5
academy award nominations. It is the highest grossing movie of 2010
and also the first ever animated movie in history to make over $ 1