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The 10 Highest-Grossing Video Game Movies Of All Time (According To Box Office Mojo)

The 10 Highest-Grossing Video Game Movies Of All Time (According To Box Office Mojo)

For almost as long as there have been video games, there have been video game movies. The first, an anime film based on Nintendo's successful Super Mario Bros. franchise, appeared in 1986, but they really gained popularity with the releases of Hollywood hits like Street Fighter and Mortal Kombat in 1994 and 1995, respectively. The poorly-reviewed box-office bombs Super Mario Bros. (the live-action one) and Double Dragon, which were released earlier, didn't make much of an impact.

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Despite this sudden rise in popularity, however, video game movies have a negative trend associated with them. Most receive poor reviews from critics, and many are box-office bombs. However, that's not to say none of them manage to make it to box-office glory; many of them have. Here are the 10 highest-grossing video game movies ever made, based on data collected from Box Office Mojo.

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