In this article, we will talk about the top 10 highest-earning Hollywood movies. Let’s start the count –
10. Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest ($1,066,179,725)
This movie was released in the year 2006 and is an adventure fantasy comedy. This is the second movie in the series of “The Pirates of The Caribbean Series”. The movie was directed by Gore Verbinski . The movie revolves around how the marriage of Elizabeth Swann and Will Truner was interrupted by Lord Cutler.
9. The Dark Knight Rises ($1,084,439,099)
This movie got released in 2012 and was directed by Christopher Nolan. Christian Bale played the role of Batman (Bale Wayne). The new threats in the city have forced Bruce Wayne to become Batman again.
8. Skyfall ($1,108,561,013)
This is the 23rd movie in the James Bond series. Daniel Craig plays the role of James Bond and Javier Bardem plays the role of Raoul Silva (Bond’s enemy). The movie revolves around how Bond investigates an attack on MI6. The movie was directed by Sam Mendes.
7. The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King ($1,119,929,521)
This epic fantasy film was released in the year 2003 and was directed by Peter Jackson. It was the concluding movie in the serried of The Lord of the Rings film trilogy.
6. Transformers: Dark of the Moon ($1,123,746,996)
This American fiction action film was released in 2011. This is the third in the Transformers movie series. It was directed by Michael Bay and produced by Steven Spielberg. The story revolves around the collaboration of Auto-bots with the NEST military force and about a hidden alien technology that humans had.
5. Iron Man 3 ($1,182,023,292)
This American movie is about the superhero Iron Man, already popular through Marvel Comics. This move was produced by Kelvin Feige, Marvel Studios. This is the third in the Iron Man series.
4. Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2($1,341,511,219)
This movie is a fantasy film and was released in the year 2011. The movie was directed by David Yates. This is the final movie in the Harry Potter series. The movie revolves around Harry Potter’s quest to find Lord Voldemort’s Horcuxes and to destroy them. Daniel Radcliffe plays the role of Harry Potter.
3. The Avengers ($1,511,757,910)
This is another American superhero movie by Marvel Studios and was released in 2012. The movie was scripted and directed by Joss Whedon. The movie revolves around the story where Nich Fury, director of S.H.I.E.D gets Iron Man, the Hulk, Thor and Captain America to become a team to stop Loki from destroying the earth.
2. Titanic ($2,185,372,302)
This epic romantic movie about the disaster of the Titanic ship was released in 1997 and was directed by James Cameron. The main characters Jack and Rose were played by Leonardo DiCaprio and Kate Winslet respectively.
This 2009 released movie is an epic science fiction movie written and directed by James Cameron. Set in the middle of the 22nd century, the story is about how humans are mining a precious mineral –unobtanium on Pandora, a habitable moon. This mining threatens a local tribe of Navi.