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Hollywood's Five Highest Grossing Films OF ALL TIME!

Last updated on: May 29, 2013 18:14 IST

Hollywood's Five Highest Grossing Films OF ALL TIME!

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According to online movie tracker Box Office Mojo, Robert Downey Jr and Gwyneth Paltrow starrer Iron Man 3 has emerged as the fifth top-grossing film of all time with $1.14 billion in earnings.

Released in April 2013, the film crossed the $1 billion mark in less than a month since it hit the marquee, according to reports.

Here's a look at other blockbusters that figure in the top five.


Image: Iron Man 3


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4. Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows 2

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The last installment of the immensely popular Harry Potter series, released in 2011, stands at number four with $1.34 billion earnings.

British actor Daniel Radcliffe, who played the titular character, recently expressed interest in playing onscreen father to the young wizard should creator JK Rowling decide to write a sequel.


Image: Emma Watson, Daniel Radcliffe and Rupert Grint in Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2


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3. The Avengers

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Marvel's The Avengers raked in a whopping $1.52 billion upon release.

Amidst mounting curiosity surrounding the sequel of the film, director Joss Whedon inundated by queries about the latest villian.


Image: Movie poster of The Avengers


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2. Titanic

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James Cameron's 1997 love saga Titanic is the only film of its vintage to make it to the list.

The film starring Leonardo DiCaprio and Kate Winslet made $2.18 billion at the box office.


Image: Leonardo DiCaprio and Kate Winslet in Titanic


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1. Avatar

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The Academy award-winning Avatar, also directed by James Cameron, tops the list with an impressive $2.78 billion in earnings.


Image: A scene from Avatar


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Source: ANI