The Billion-Dollar Film Club: 29 Movies to Reach $1 Billion Worldwide

by IMDb-Editors | last updated - 1 day ago

Only 29 films have reached the $1 billion mark, with Beauty and the Beast crossing the threshold in April. Take a look at the 29 top-grossing movies of all time. (updated 4/14/17)

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Emma Watson and Dan Stevens in Beauty and the Beast (2017)

29. Beauty and the Beast (2017)

Worldwide Gross: $1,002,405,115

Opening Weekend: $174,750,616

Production Budget: $60 million

Tagline: Be our guest.

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Heath Ledger in The Dark Knight (2008)

28. The Dark Knight (2008)*

Worldwide Gross: $1,004,558,444

Opening Weekend: $158,411,483

Production Budget: $185 million

Tagline: Out of the darkness ... comes the Knight

* Indicates the movie made its gross over multiple releases.

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John Callen, Martin Freeman, William Kircher, Graham McTavish, and James Nesbitt in The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (2012)

27. The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (2012)

Worldwide Gross: $1,021,103,568

Opening Weekend: $84,617,303

Tagline: From the smallest beginnings come the greatest legends

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Jason Bateman, Ginnifer Goodwin, and Raymond S. Persi in Zootopia (2016)

26. Zootopia (2016)

Worldwide Gross: $1,023,615,211

Opening Weekend: $75,063,401

Tagline: Welcome to the urban jungle

5
Helena Bonham Carter in Alice in Wonderland (2010)

25. Alice in Wonderland (2010) Worldwide Gross: $1,025,467,110

Opening Weekend: $116,101,023

Production Budget: $200 million

Tagline: Fantastic fun for the whole family

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Ewan McGregor, Liam Neeson, and Jake Lloyd in Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace (1999)

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

Worldwide Gross: $1,027,044,677

Opening Weekend: $64,820,970

Production Budget: $115 million

Tagline: Every generation has a legend. Every journey has a first step. Every saga has a beginning.

* Indicates the movie made its gross over multiple releases.

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Finding Dory (2016)

23. Finding Dory (2016)

Worldwide Gross: $1,027,364,326

Opening Weekend: $135,060,273

Tagline: An unforgettable journey she probably won't remember.

8
Jurassic Park (1993)

22. Jurassic Park (1993)*

Worldwide Gross: $1,029,153,882

Opening Weekend: $47,026,828

Production Budget: $63 million

Tagline: An adventure 65 million years in the making

* Indicates the movie made its gross over multiple releases.

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Johnny Depp in Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides (2011)

21. Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides (2011)

Worldwide Gross: $1,045,713,802

Opening Weekend: $90,151,958

Production Budget: $250 million

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Felicity Jones in Rogue One (2016)

20. Rogue One: A Star Wars Story (2016)

Worldwide Gross: $1,055,751,464

Opening Weekend: $155,081,681

Production Budget: $200 million

Tagline: Save the Rebellion. Save the dream.

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

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

Worldwide Gross: $1,066,179,725

Opening Weekend: $135,634,554

Production Budget: $225 million

Tagline: Captain Jack is back

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Toy Story 3 (2010)

18. Toy Story 3 (2010)

Worldwide Gross: $1,066,969,703

Opening Weekend: $110,307,189

Production Budget: $200 million

Tagline: No toy gets left behind

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Christian Bale in The Dark Knight Rises (2012)

17. The Dark Knight Rises (2012)

Worldwide Gross: $1,084,939,099

Opening Weekend: $160,887,295

Production Budget: $250 million

Tagline: A fire will rise

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Mark Wahlberg in Transformers: Age of Extinction (2014)

16. Transformers: Age of Extinction (2014)

Worldwide Gross: $1,104,054,072

Opening Weekend: $100,038,390

Production Budget: $210 million

Tagline: Stand together or face extinction

15
Daniel Craig in Skyfall (2012)

15. Skyfall (2012)

Worldwide Gross: $1,108,561,013

Opening Weekend: $88,364,714

Production Budget: $200 million

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Sean Astin, Elijah Wood, and Andy Serkis in The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003)

14. The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003)*

Worldwide Gross: $1,119,929,521

Opening Weekend: $72,629,713

Production Budget: $94 million

Tagline: The eye of the enemy is moving

* Indicates the movie made its gross over multiple releases.

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Transformers: Dark of the Moon (2011)

13. Transformers: Dark of the Moon (2011)

Worldwide Gross: $1,123,794,079

Opening Weekend: $97,852,865

Production Budget: $195 million

Tagline: The invasion we always feared, an enemy we never expected

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Chris Evans, Elizabeth Olsen, Jeremy Renner, Paul Rudd, Anthony Mackie, and Sebastian Stan in Captain America: Civil War (2016)

12. Captain America: Civil War (2016)

Worldwide Gross: $1,143,597,261

Opening Weekend: $179,139,142

Production Budget: $250 million

Tagline: United we stand, divided we fall

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Minions (2015)

11. Minions (2015)

Worldwide Gross: $1,159,398,397

Opening Weekend: $115,718,405

Production Budget: $74 million

Tagline: Go back to where it all began

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Robert Downey Jr. in Iron Man 3 (2013)

10. Iron Man 3 (2013)

Worldwide Gross: $1,215,439,994

Opening Weekend: $174,144,585

Production Budget:$200 million Tagline: Unleash the power behind the armor

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Idina Menzel in Frozen (2013)

9. Frozen (2013)

Worldwide Gross: $1,276,480,335

Opening Weekend: $67,391,326

Production Budget: $150 million

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

8. Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2 (2011)

Worldwide Gross: $1,341,511,219

Opening Weekend: $169,189,427

Tagline: It all ends here

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Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Scarlett Johansson, Jeremy Renner, Mark Ruffalo, and Chris Hemsworth in Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015)

7. Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015)

Worldwide Gross: $1,405,413,868

Opening Weekend: $191,271,109

Production Budget: $250 million

Tagline: A new age begins

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Vin Diesel in Furious 7 (2015)

6. Furious 7 (2015)

Worldwide Gross: $1,516,045,911

Opening Weekend: $147,187,040

Production Budget: $190 million

Tagline: One last ride

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Robert Downey Jr. and Chris Evans in The Avengers (2012)

5. The Avengers (2012)

Worldwide Gross: $1,519,557,910

Opening Weekend: $207,438,708

Production Budget: $220 million

Tagline: Avengers assemble!

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Chris Pratt in Jurassic World (2015)

4. Jurassic World (2015)

Worldwide Gross: $1,670,400,637 Opening Weekend: $208,806,270

Production Budget: $150 million

Tagline: The park is open

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Star Wars: The Force Awakens (2015)

3. Star Wars: The Force Awakens (2015)

Worldwide Gross: $2,068,178,225

Opening Weekend: $247,966,675

Production Budget: $245 million

Tagline: Every generation has a story

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Leonardo DiCaprio and Kate Winslet in Titanic (1997)

2. Titanic (1997)*

Worldwide Gross: $2,186,772,302

Opening Weekend: $28,638,131

Production Budget: $200 million

Tagline: Nothing on earth could come between them

* Indicates the movie made its gross over multiple releases.

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Zoe Saldana in Avatar (2009)

1. Avatar (2009)*

Worldwide Gross: $2,787,965,087

Opening Weekend: $77,025,481

Tagline: Return to Pandora

* Indicates the movie made its gross over multiple releases.