Top 10 Highest-Grossing Movies of 2018

by IMDb-Editors | last updated - 3 months ago

As of Dec. 10, 2018, these 10 movies had the highest box-office grosses in the U.S. and Canada during the 2018 calendar year, according to the IMDbPro box-office reporting service, Box Office Mojo. How many have you seen?

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Peggy Lu and Sam Medina in Venom (2018)

10. Venom (Oct. 5)

Domestic Gross: $212,718,480

Plot: Journalist Eddie Brock (Tom Hardy) develops superhuman strength and power after merging with Venom, an alien symbiote. Together the reluctant team must learn to co-exist in the same body in order to defeat an impending alien threat to Earth.

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Alden Ehrenreich and Joonas Suotamo in Solo: A Star Wars Story (2018)

9. Solo: A Star Wars Story (May 25)

Domestic Gross: $213,767,512

Plot: During an adventure into the criminal underworld, Han Solo (Alden Ehrenreich) meets his future co-pilot Chewbacca (Joonas Suotamo) and encounters Lando Calrissian (Donald Glover) years before joining the Rebellion.

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Paul Rudd and Evangeline Lilly in Ant-Man and the Wasp (2018)

8. Ant-Man and the Wasp (July 6)

Domestic Gross: $216,648,740

Plot: As Scott Lang (Paul Rudd) balances being both a Super Hero and a father, Hope van Dyne (Evangeline Lilly) and Dr. Hank Pym (Michael Douglas) present an urgent new mission that finds the Ant-Man fighting alongside The Wasp to uncover secrets from their past.

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Tom Cruise in Mission: Impossible - Fallout (2018)

7. Mission: Impossible - Fallout (Oct. 18)

Domestic Gross: $220,159,104

Plot: When a mission to recover stolen plutonium goes wrong, Ethan Hunt (Tom Cruise) chooses to save his team over completing the mission, allowing nuclear weapons to fall into enemy hands. With the world at risk, Ethan and his IMF team become reluctant partners with a hard-hitting CIA agent August Walker(Henry Cavill) as they race against the clock to stop a nuclear disaster.

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Benedict Cumberbatch in The Grinch (2018)

6. The Grinch (Nov. 9)

Domestic Gross: $223,324,225

Plot: A grumpy Grinch plots to ruin Christmas for the village of Whoville.

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Ryan Reynolds and Stefan Kapicic in Deadpool 2 (2018)

5. Deadpool 2 (May 18)

Domestic Gross:$318,491,426

Plot: Foul-mouthed mutant mercenary Wade Wilson (AKA Deadpool), brings together a team of fellow mutant rogues to protect a young boy with supernatural abilities from the brutal, time-traveling cyborg, Cable.

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Bryce Dallas Howard, Chris Pratt, and Justice Smith in Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom (2018)

4. Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom (June 22)

Domestic Gross: $416,769,345

Plot: When the island's dormant volcano begins roaring to life, a reunited Owen (Chris Pratt) and Claire (Bryce Dallas Howard) mount a campaign to rescue the remaining dinosaurs from this extinction-level event.

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Holly Hunter, Craig T. Nelson, Sarah Vowell, Eli Fucile, and Huck Milner in Incredibles 2 (2018)

3. Incredibles 2 (June 15)

Domestic Gross: $608,574,642

Plot: When Elastigirl is sent on a mission to help make superheroes legal again, Mr. Incredible is left to care for their kids: Jack-Jack, Violet, and Dash. But when a dangerous new threat arises, it is up to the family to come together and save the day.

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Josh Brolin in Avengers: Infinity War (2018)

2. Avengers: Infinity War (April 27)

Domestic Gross: $678,815,482

Plot: The Avengers and their allies must be willing to sacrifice all in an attempt to defeat the powerful Thanos before his blitz of devastation and ruin puts an end to the universe.

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Michael B. Jordan, Chadwick Boseman, Janeshia Adams-Ginyard, Marie Mouroum, and Maria Hippolyte in Black Panther (2018)

1. Black Panther (February 16)

Domestic Gross: $700,059,565

Plot: T'Challa, heir to the hidden but advanced kingdom of Wakanda, must step forward to lead his people into a new future and must confront a challenger from his country's past.