Highest-grossing Movies

RevenueBudget
1. $2,797,501,328 $356,000,000
2. $2,787,965,087 $237,000,000
3. $2,187,463,944 $200,000,000
4. Star Wars: The Force Awakens (2015) $2,068,223,624 $245,000,000
5. Avengers: Infinity War (2018) $2,048,359,754 $300,000,000
6. Spider-Man: No Way Home (2021) $1,916,047,535 $200,000,000
7. Jurassic World (2015) $1,671,713,208 $150,000,000
8. The Lion King (2019) $1,654,735,262 $250,000,000
9. The Avengers (2012) $1,518,812,988 $220,000,000
10. Furious 7 (2015) $1,516,045,911 $190,000,000
11. Top Gun: Maverick (2022) $1,443,725,344 $152,000,000
12. Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015) $1,405,403,694 $250,000,000
13. Black Panther (2018) $1,346,913,161 $200,000,000
14. Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part II (2011) $1,341,693,157 $250,000,000
15. Star Wars: The Last Jedi (2017) $1,332,539,889 $250,000,000
16. Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom (2018) $1,309,500,000 $170,000,000
17. Frozen (2013) $1,290,000,000 $150,000,000
18. Beauty and the Beast (2017) $1,263,521,126 $160,000,000
19. Incredibles 2 (2018) $1,242,805,359 $200,000,000
20. The Fast and Furious (2017) $1,238,764,765 $250,000,000

Highest-grossing Movies (inflation-adjusted)

The inflation-adjusted revenue is calculated by relating the US Consumer Price Index of the release year to the CPI of the current year and might be inaccurate.

RevenueBudget
1. $8,094,000,000 $80,900,000
2. $3,832,000,000 $350,000,000
3. $3,654,000,000 $311,000,000
4. Star Wars (1977) $3,597,000,000 $51,000,000
5. Avengers: Endgame (2019) $3,076,000,000 $391,000,000
6. The Exorcist (1973) $2,794,000,000 $76,000,000
7. The Sound of Music (1965) $2,555,000,000 $73,200,000
8. Jaws (1975) $2,460,000,000 $36,600,000
9. Star Wars: The Force Awakens (2015) $2,453,000,000 $291,000,000
10. E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial (1982) $2,310,000,000 $30,600,000
11. Avengers: Infinity War (2018) $2,293,000,000 $336,000,000
12. One Hundred and One Dalmatians (1961) $2,030,000,000 $37,600,000
13. Spider-Man: No Way Home (2021) $1,988,000,000 $208,000,000
14. Jurassic World (2015) $1,983,000,000 $178,000,000
15. The Avengers (2012) $1,860,000,000 $269,000,000
16. Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980) $1,837,000,000 $61,400,000
17. The Lion King (1994) $1,837,000,000 $85,400,000
18. The Lion King (2019) $1,820,000,000 $275,000,000
19. Furious 7 (2015) $1,798,000,000 $225,000,000
20. Jurassic Park (1993) $1,790,000,000 $123,000,000

Most-referenced Movies

References
1. 253
2. 103
3. 61
4. Terminator (1984 - 2019) 59
5. Die Hard (1988 - 2013) 52
6. Titanic (1997) 51
7. Indiana Jones (1981 - 2023) 50
8. Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981) 38
9. Back to the Future (1985 - 1990) 38
10. The Bourne Movies (2002 - 2016) 35
11. Top Gun (1986) 31
12. The Simpsons (1987 - 2022) 30
13. Casablanca (1942) 30
14. The X Files (1993 - 2018) 29
15. Dirty Harry (1971 - 1988) 29
16. James Bond film series (1954 - 2021) 29
17. Pretty Woman (1990) 28
18. Star Wars (1977) 28
19. The Exorcist (1973) 27
20. Scarface (1983) 27