Published On: Fri, Nov 10th, 2017

Top Ten Highest Grossing Movies of 2017

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In 2017 there were many blockbusters from Hollywood, but few reach to top. Here is the list of highest grossing movies of 2017:

10 The Lego Batman Movie

The Lego Batman Movie

The Lego Batman Movie has enough action and madness to captivate children. It also provides enough pop culture and Batman references to keep adults entertained. It earned massive $ 175,750,384.

9 Dunkirk

Dunkirk

The direction of Christopher Nolan and music of Han Zimmer combined has made this war film a remarkable cinematic experience. The movie lies at number 9 with $187,941,294 earned.

8 The Fate of the Furious    

The Fate of the Furious

The eighth ‘Fast and the Furious’ film, with Charlize Theron as a supervillain who puts Vin Diesel under her thumb, is a stunning action display that proves this franchise is far from ending. This movie earned big with $225,764,765.

7 Logan

Logan

This new entry in the X-Men series is wonderfully moving and grown-up. The level of superhero movies is augmented to new heights. Jackman gives an amazing performance. This movie earned $226,277,068.

6 Despicable Me 3

Despicable Me 3

The minion made a whooping amount of $263,814,085, and is ranked at 6th best movie of 2017. This movie is popular among children and adults both and is a must watch movie.

5 It

It

The best horror movie of 2017 is at number 5 spot with $326,118,326. “It” gathers a group of early and preadolescent Ghostbusters as varied as an infantry platoon in a World War II combat picture. It is a must watch film.

4 Spider-Men: Homecoming

Spider-Men: Homecoming

Spider-Man movies are always blockbuster and this release was also destined to be in the top 10 and made earnings of $334,033,047. A movie beautifully directed and produced.

3 Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 2

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 2

A great deal was said about the first film being a surprise hit, but those stories conceal the ordinariness of Guardians’ performance outside the United States.  This movie made $389,813,101.

2 Wonder Woman

Wonder Woman

The first movie that had a female lead in the super hero movie was already making waves before the release. Gal Gadot proves that women can be fierce and loyal, as well as empathetic. The movie stands at number 2 with $412,562,450

1 Beauty and the Beast

Beauty and the Beast

There is almost no limit to what the live action retelling of Disney’s 1990s hit could take. Princess films do very well at the box office. Watson is a perfect Belle in this delightful remake, bringing to life the musical both for kids and lifelong grown-up followers. It tops the list of highest grossing movies of 2017, with a gigantic amount of $504,014,165.

 

 

About the Author

- Junaid Ashraf has a Master of Philosophy degree in government and public policy. He has international publications through Taylor & Francis, a leading British publishing body. He regularly write columns for newspapers. His interests include international political economy, geopolitics and good governance. He writes for Asia Times.