Top 25 Highest-Grossing Movies of 2017by IMDb-Editors | last updated - 8 months ago
Take a look at the 25 highest-grossing movies of 2017 according to unadjusted domestic box-office gross. How many have you seen? (As of Dec. 31, 2017)
As of Dec. 27, 2017, these were the 25 highest-grossing movies of 2017, according to unadjusted U.S. box-office gross. How many of these have you seen and rated highly?
24. Girls Trip (July 21)
Domestic Gross: $115,108,515
Plot: When four lifelong friends travel to New Orleans for the annual Essence Festival, sisterhoods are rekindled, wild sides are rediscovered, and there's enough dancing, drinking, brawling, and romancing to make the Big Easy blush.
23. Wonder (Nov. 17)
Domestic Gross: $117,403,290
Plot: Based on the New York Times bestseller, Wonder tells the incredibly inspiring and heartwarming story of August Pullman (Jacob Tremblay), a boy with facial differences who enters fifth grade, attending a mainstream elementary school for the first time.
22. Transformers: The Last Knight (June 21)
Domestic Gross: $130,168,683
Plot: Autobots and Decepticons are at war and Optimus Prime is gone. The key to saving humanity's future lies buried in the secrets of the past, in the hidden history of Transformers on Earth.
21. Split (Jan. 20)
Domestic Gross: $138,141,585
Plot: Three girls are kidnapped by a man diagnosed with 23 distinct personalities. They must try to escape before the impending emergence of a terrifying new 24th personality called The Beast.
20. War for the Planet of the Apes (July 14)
Domestic Gross: $146,880,162
Plot: Caesar (Andy Serkis) and his apes are forced into a deadly conflict with an army of humans led by a ruthless Colonel (Woody Harrelson). After the apes suffer unimaginable losses, Caesar wrestles with his darker instincts and begins his own mythic quest to avenge his kind. As the journey finally brings them face to face, Caesar and the Colonel are pitted against each other in an epic battle that will determine the fate of both their species and the future of the planet.
17. Kong: Skull Island (March 10)
Domestic Gross: $168,052,812
Plot: A diverse team of scientists, soldiers and adventurers unite to explore a mythical, uncharted island in the Pacific. Cut off from everything they know, the team ventures into the domain of the mighty Kong, igniting the ultimate battle between man and nature.
16. Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales (May 26)
Domestic Gross: $172,558,876
Plot: Captain Jack Sparrow (Johnny Depp) finds the winds of ill-fortune blowing even more strongly when deadly ghost pirates led by his old nemesis, the terrifying Captain Salazar (Javier Bardem), escape from the Devil's Triangle, determined to kill every pirate at sea...including him. Captain Jack's only hope of survival lies in seeking out the legendary Trident of Poseidon, a powerful artifact that bestows upon its possessor total control over the seas.
15. The Boss Baby (March 31)
Domestic Gross: $175,003,033
Plot: A suit-wearing, briefcase-carrying baby pairs up with his 7-year old brother to stop the dastardly plot of the CEO of Puppy Co.
14. Get Out (Feb 24)
Domestic Gross: $175,484,140
Plot: Now that Chris (Daniel Kaluuya) and his girlfriend, Rose (Allison Williams) have reached the meet-the-parents milestone of dating, she invites him for a weekend getaway with her family. But as the weekend progresses, a series of increasingly disturbing discoveries lead Chris to a truth that he never could have imagined.
13. The LEGO Batman Movie (Feb. 10)
Domestic Gross: $175,750,384
Plot: There are big changes brewing in Gotham City, and if he wants to save the city from The Joker's (Zach Galifianakis) hostile takeover, Batman (Will Arnett) may have to drop the lone vigilante thing, try to work with others and maybe, just maybe, learn to lighten up.
12. Dunkirk (July 21)
Domestic Gross: $188,045,546
Plot: In May 1940, Germany advanced into France, trapping Allied troops on the beaches of Dunkirk. Under air and ground cover from British and French forces, troops were slowly and methodically evacuated from the beach using every serviceable naval and civilian vessel that could be found.
11. Justice League (Nov. 17)
Domestic Gross: $223,960,455
Plot: Fueled by his restored faith in humanity and inspired by Superman's selfless act, Bruce Wayne (Ben Affleck) enlists the help of his newfound allies, Diana Prince (Gal Gadot), The Flash (Ezra Miller), Cyborg (Ray Fisher), and Aquaman (Jason Momoa) to face an even greater enemy.
10. The Fate of the Furious (April 14)
Domestic Gross: $225,764,765
Plot: The Fast & Furious crew face an unexpected challenge when a mysterious woman named Cipher (Charlize Theron) forces Dom (Vin Diesel) to betray the team. Now, they must unite to bring home the man who made them a family and stop Cipher from unleashing chaos.
9. Logan (March 3)
Domestic Gross: $226,277,068
Plot: In the near future, a weary Logan (Hugh Jackman) cares for an ailing Professor X (Patrick Stewart), somewhere on the Mexican border. However, Logan's attempts to hide from the world, and his legacy, are upended when a young mutant arrives, pursued by dark forces.
8. Despicable Me 3 (June 30)
Domestic Gross: $264,624,300
Plot: Gru meets his long-lost charming, cheerful, and more successful twin brother Dru who wants to team up with him for one last criminal heist.
7. Thor: Ragnarok (Nov. 3)
Domestic Gross: $310,074,134
Plot: Imprisoned on the other side of the universe, the mighty Thor (Chris Hemsworth) finds himself in a deadly gladiatorial contest that pits him against the Hulk (Mark Ruffalo), his former ally and fellow Avenger. Thor's quest for survival leads him in a race against time to prevent the all-powerful Hela (Cate Blanchett) from destroying his home world and the Asgardian civilization.
6. It (Sept. 8)
Domestic Gross: $327,481,748
Plot: Seven young outcasts in Derry, Maine, are about to face their worst nightmare -- an ancient, shape-shifting evil that emerges from the sewer every 27 years to prey on the town's children. Banding together over the course of one horrifying summer, the friends must overcome their own personal fears to battle the murderous, bloodthirsty clown known as Pennywise.
3. Wonder Woman (June 2)
Domestic Gross: $412,563,408
Plot: Raised on a sheltered island paradise, Diana Prince (Gal Gadot) meets an American pilot (Chris Pine) who tells her about the massive conflict that's raging in the outside world. Convinced that she can stop the threat, Diana leaves her home for the first time. Fighting alongside men in a war to end all wars, she finally discovers her full powers and true destiny.
2. Beauty and the Beast (March 17)
Domestic Gross: $504,014,165
Plot: Belle (Emma Watson), a bright, beautiful and independent young woman, is taken prisoner by a beast (Dan Stevens) in its castle. Despite her fears, she befriends the castle's enchanted staff and learns to look beyond the beast's hideous exterior, allowing her to recognize the kind heart and soul of the true prince that hides on the inside.