Highest-grossing Movies

RevenueBudget
1. $2,797,800,564 $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. Jurassic World (2015) $1,671,713,208 $150,000,000
7. The Avengers (2012) $1,518,812,988 $220,000,000
8. Furious 7 (2015) $1,516,045,911 $190,000,000
9. Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015) $1,405,403,694 $250,000,000
10. Black Panther (2018) $1,346,913,161 $200,000,000
11. Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part II (2011) $1,341,693,157 $250,000,000
12. Star Wars: The Last Jedi (2017) $1,332,539,889 $250,000,000
13. Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom (2018) $1,309,500,000 $170,000,000
14. Frozen (2013) $1,290,000,000 $150,000,000
15. Beauty and the Beast (2017) $1,263,521,126 $160,000,000
16. Incredibles 2 (2018) $1,242,805,359 $200,000,000
17. The Fast and Furious (2017) $1,238,764,765 $250,000,000
18. Iron Man 3 (2013) $1,214,811,252 $200,000,000
19. Minions (2015) $1,159,398,397 $74,000,000
20. Captain America: Civil War (2016) $1,153,304,495 $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. $7,324,000,000 $73,200,000
2. $3,467,000,000 $317,000,000
3. $3,306,000,000 $281,000,000
4. Star Wars (1977) $3,255,000,000 $46,200,000
5. Avengers: Endgame (2019) $2,797,800,564 $356,000,000
6. The Exorcist (1973) $2,529,000,000 $68,800,000
7. The Sound of Music (1965) $2,312,000,000 $66,200,000
8. Jaws (1975) $2,226,000,000 $33,100,000
9. Star Wars: The Force Awakens (2015) $2,220,000,000 $263,000,000
10. E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial (1982) $2,090,000,000 $27,700,000
11. Avengers: Infinity War (2018) $2,075,000,000 $304,000,000
12. One Hundred and One Dalmatians (1961) $1,837,000,000 $34,000,000
13. Jurassic World (2015) $1,794,000,000 $161,000,000
14. The Avengers (2012) $1,683,000,000 $244,000,000
15. The Lion King (1994) $1,663,000,000 $77,300,000
16. Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980) $1,662,000,000 $55,600,000
17. Furious 7 (2015) $1,627,000,000 $204,000,000
18. Jurassic Park (1993) $1,620,000,000 $111,000,000
19. The Jungle Book (1967) $1,568,000,000 $30,500,000
20. The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003) $1,547,000,000 $130,000,000

Most-referenced Movies

References
1. 217
2. 86
3. 42
4. E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial (1982) 41
5. Titanic (1997) 39
6. Die Hard (1988 - 2013) 39
7. Indiana Jones (1981 - 2020) 36
8. The Bourne Movies (2002 - 2016) 29
9. James Bond film series (1954 - 2015) 27
10. Casablanca (1942) 24
11. The Simpsons (1987 - 2019) 24
12. Back to the Future (1985 - 1990) 23
13. Dirty Harry (1971 - 1988) 22
14. Star Wars (1977) 22
15. The Matrix (1999 - 2011) 21
16. The Silence of the Lambs (1991) 21
17. Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981) 21
18. The Godfather (1972 - 1990) 21
19. A Nightmare on Elm Street (1984 - 1994) 20
20. Scarface (1983) 20