The Billion-Dollar Film Club: 35 Movies to Reach $1 Billion Worldwide

Only 35 films have reached the $1 billion mark, with Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom crossing the $1 billion mark in July. Take a look at the 18 top-grossing movies of all time. (updated 07/30/18)

Release Date
2009-12-10
  • Rate : 7.30
  • Production Companies : 20th Century Fox, Ingenious Film Partners, Dune Entertainment,
  • Director : Ana Maria Quintana, Luca Kouimelis, Sarah Hinch,
  • Stars : Sam Worthington,Zoe Saldana,Sigourney Weaver,
  • In the 22nd century, a paraplegic Marine is dispatched to the moon Pandora on a unique mission, but becomes torn between following orders and protecting an alien civilization.
Release Date
1997-11-18
  • Rate : 7.60
  • Production Companies : Paramount Pictures, Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation, Lightstorm Entertainment,
  • Director : Shelley Crawford,
  • Stars : Kate Winslet,Leonardo DiCaprio,Frances Fisher,
  • 84 years later, a 101-year-old woman named Rose DeWitt Bukater tells the story to her granddaughter Lizzy Calvert, Brock Lovett, Lewis Bodine, Bobby Buell and Anatoly Mikailavich on the Keldysh about her life set in April 10th 1912, on a ship called Titanic when young Rose boards the departing ship with the upper-class passengers and her mother, Ruth DeWitt Bukater, and her fiancé, Caledon Hockley. Meanwhile, a drifter and artist named Jack Dawson and his best friend Fabrizio De Rossi win third-class tickets to the ship in a game. And she explains the whole story from departure until the death of Titanic on its first and last voyage April 15th, 1912 at 2:20 in the morning.
Release Date
2015-12-15
  • Rate : 7.40
  • Production Companies : Lucasfilm, Truenorth Productions, Bad Robot,
  • Director :
  • Stars : Harrison Ford,Carrie Fisher,Daisy Ridley,
  • Thirty years after defeating the Galactic Empire, Han Solo and his allies face a new threat from the evil Kylo Ren and his army of Stormtroopers.
Release Date
2018-04-25
  • Rate : 8.30
  • Production Companies : Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures, Marvel Studios, Walt Disney Pictures,
  • Director : Eli Sasich, Hajar Mainl, Lori Grabowski,
  • Stars : Robert Downey Jr.,Chris Hemsworth,Mark Ruffalo,
  • As the Avengers and their allies have continued to protect the world from threats too large for any one hero to handle, a new danger has emerged from the cosmic shadows: Thanos. A despot of intergalactic infamy, his goal is to collect all six Infinity Stones, artifacts of unimaginable power, and use them to inflict his twisted will on all of reality. Everything the Avengers have fought for has led up to this moment - the fate of Earth and existence itself has never been more uncertain.
Release Date
2015-06-06
  • Rate : 6.60
  • Production Companies : Universal Studios, Amblin Entertainment, Legendary Pictures,
  • Director : Chris Castaldi, Alina Gatti, Matt Haggerty,
  • Stars : Chris Pratt,Bryce Dallas Howard,Irrfan Khan,
  • Twenty-two years after the events of Jurassic Park, Isla Nublar now features a fully functioning dinosaur theme park, Jurassic World, as originally envisioned by John Hammond.
Release Date
2012-04-25
  • Rate : 7.60
  • Production Companies : Marvel Studios, Paramount Pictures,
  • Director : Trudy Ramirez, John Mahaffie,
  • Stars : Robert Downey Jr.,Chris Evans,Mark Ruffalo,
  • When an unexpected enemy emerges and threatens global safety and security, Nick Fury, director of the international peacekeeping agency known as S.H.I.E.L.D., finds himself in need of a team to pull the world back from the brink of disaster. Spanning the globe, a daring recruitment effort begins!
Release Date
2015-04-01
  • Rate : 7.20
  • Production Companies : Universal Pictures, Original Film, Media Rights Capital,
  • Director : James Wan, Jody Blose, Brenda K. Wachel,
  • Stars : Vin Diesel,Paul Walker,Jason Statham,
  • Deckard Shaw seeks revenge against Dominic Toretto and his family for his comatose brother.
Release Date
2015-04-22
  • Rate : 7.30
  • Production Companies : Marvel Studios, Prime Focus, Revolution Sun Studios,
  • Director : John Mahaffie, Paula Casarin,
  • Stars : Robert Downey Jr.,Chris Hemsworth,Mark Ruffalo,
  • When Tony Stark tries to jumpstart a dormant peacekeeping program, things go awry and Earth’s Mightiest Heroes are put to the ultimate test as the fate of the planet hangs in the balance. As the villainous Ultron emerges, it is up to The Avengers to stop him from enacting his terrible plans, and soon uneasy alliances and unexpected action pave the way for an epic and unique global adventure.
Release Date
2018-02-13
  • Rate : 7.40
  • Production Companies : Marvel Studios, Walt Disney Pictures,
  • Director : Dawn Gilliam, Lisa C. Satriano,
  • Stars : Chadwick Boseman,Michael B. Jordan,Lupita Nyong'o,
  • King T'Challa returns home from America to the reclusive, technologically advanced African nation of Wakanda to serve as his country's new leader. However, T'Challa soon finds that he is challenged for the throne by factions within his own country as well as without. Using powers reserved to Wakandan kings, T'Challa assumes the Black Panther mantel to join with girlfriend Nakia, the queen-mother, his princess-kid sister, members of the Dora Milaje (the Wakandan 'special forces') and an American secret agent, to prevent Wakanda from being dragged into a world war.
Release Date
2011-07-07
  • Rate : 8
  • Production Companies : Warner Bros., Heyday Films, Moving Picture Company (MPC),
  • Director : David Yates,
  • Stars : Daniel Radcliffe,Rupert Grint,Emma Watson,
  • In the second installment of the two-part conclusion, Harry and his best friends, Ron and Hermione, continue their quest to vanquish the evil Voldemort once and for all. Just as things begin to look hopeless for the young wizards, Harry discovers a trio of magical objects that endow him with powers to rival Voldemort's formidable skills.
Release Date
2017-12-13
  • Rate : 7
  • Production Companies : Lucasfilm, Walt Disney Pictures, Ram Bergman Productions,
  • Director : Jamie Christopher, Paula Casarin,
  • Stars : Daisy Ridley,Adam Driver,Mark Hamill,
  • Rey develops her newly discovered abilities with the guidance of Luke Skywalker, who is unsettled by the strength of her powers. Meanwhile, the Resistance prepares to do battle with the First Order.
Release Date
2013-11-27
  • Rate : 7.30
  • Production Companies : Walt Disney Pictures, Walt Disney Animation Studios,
  • Director : Scott Armstrong, Kendra Vander Vliet, Rick Moore,
  • Stars : Kristen Bell,Idina Menzel,Jonathan Groff,
  • Young princess Anna of Arendelle dreams about finding true love at her sister Elsa’s coronation. Fate takes her on a dangerous journey in an attempt to end the eternal winter that has fallen over the kingdom. She's accompanied by ice delivery man Kristoff, his reindeer Sven, and snowman Olaf. On an adventure where she will find out what friendship, courage, family, and true love really means.
Release Date
2017-03-16
  • Rate : 6.80
  • Production Companies : Walt Disney Pictures, Mandeville Films,
  • Director : Bill Condon, Kim Armitage, Cathy Doubleday,
  • Stars : Emma Watson,Dan Stevens,Luke Evans,
  • A live-action adaptation of Disney's version of the classic tale of a cursed prince and a beautiful young woman who helps him break the spell.
Release Date
2017-04-12
  • Rate : 6.90
  • Production Companies : Universal Pictures, Original Film, Dentsu,
  • Director : F. Gary Gray, D.J. Barton, Susie Jones,
  • Stars : Vin Diesel,Jason Statham,Dwayne Johnson,
  • When a mysterious woman seduces Dom into the world of crime and a betrayal of those closest to him, the crew face trials that will test them as never before.
Release Date
2013-04-18
  • Rate : 6.80
  • Production Companies : Marvel Studios,
  • Director :
  • Stars : Robert Downey Jr.,Gwyneth Paltrow,Guy Pearce,
  • The brash-but-brilliant industrialist Tony Stark faces an enemy whose reach knows no bounds. When Stark finds his personal world destroyed at his enemy’s hands, he embarks on a harrowing quest to find those responsible. This journey, at every turn, will test his mettle. With his back against the wall, Stark is left to survive by his own devices, relying on his ingenuity and instincts to protect those closest to him. As he fights his way back, Stark discovers the answer to the question that has secretly haunted him: does the man make the suit or does the suit make the man?
Release Date
2018-06-06
  • Rate : 6.5
  • Production Companies : Amblin Entertainment, Apaches Entertainment, Legendary Pictures,
  • Director : Jo Beckett, Erin Mast, Rebecca Sheridan,
  • Stars : Chris Pratt,Bryce Dallas Howard,Rafe Spall,
  • Three years after the demise of Jurassic World, a volcanic eruption threatens the remaining dinosaurs on the isla Nublar, so Claire Dearing, the former park manager, recruits Owen Grady to help prevent the extinction of the dinosaurs once again.
Release Date
2015-06-17
  • Rate : 6.40
  • Production Companies : Illumination Entertainment, Universal Pictures,
  • Director : Kyle Balda, Pierre Coffin,
  • Stars : Sandra Bullock,Jon Hamm,Michael Keaton,
  • Minions Stuart, Kevin and Bob are recruited by Scarlet Overkill, a super-villain who, alongside her inventor husband Herb, hatches a plot to take over the world.
Release Date
2016-04-27
  • Rate : 7.30
  • Production Companies : Marvel Studios, Studio Babelsberg, Marvel Entertainment,
  • Director : Anthony Russo, Joe Russo, Frank Reina,
  • Stars : Chris Evans,Robert Downey Jr.,Sebastian Stan,
  • Following the events of Age of Ultron, the collective governments of the world pass an act designed to regulate all superhuman activity. This polarizes opinion amongst the Avengers, causing two factions to side with Iron Man or Captain America, which causes an epic battle between former allies.