The Top 10 Highest Grossing Films of 2023 So Far – Did Your Favorites Earn a Place on the List?
The year 2023 has been full of challenges, but the film industry has still managed to produce some fantastic hits that have managed to break sales charts, surpassing many expectations. Here are the top 10 highest-grossing films of 2023 popular with the masses.
1. F9: The Fast Saga – $681,068,025
The action movies have remained a favorite of many, and F9 is no different. The movie is the ninth instalement of the “Fast and Furious” franchise, with high-speed chases, epic stunts, and adrenaline-fueled action, making it one of the top earners this year.
2. Black Widow – $315,283,037
The superhero movie follows Natasha Romanoff and continues her story after the popular “Avenger’s: Endgame”. The film was one of the most anticipated hits of the year, and it sure has lived up to its hype.
3. A Quiet Place Part II – $296,411,085
A sequel to a popular horror movie that managed to build on the success of the first installment. The movie follows the challenges facing a family living in a world where any sound could cost them their lives.
4. Cruella – $222,522,748
Cruella, a movie providing the backstory of the infamous villain from the 101 Dalmatians, is a film that has taken the world by storm with its historical background and repackaged story that is different from the usual Disney offer.
5. Dune – $189.1 Million
Dune, which arrived in theatres and HBO Max in late October, has already started to break box expert predictions hence the figures. A promising release with live-action takes of Frank Herbert’s beloved sci-fi epic, Dune stars Timothée Chalamet and Oscar Isaac with significance to modernized sci-fi.
6. Free Guy – $167,736,612
Packaged with Hollywood’s creativity, thoughts escaping a video game side-scroller, becoming the hero – this movie depicts an intriguing twist-telling breakout VR blockbuster romantic comedy while caught in gamers’ perspectives.
7. Shang-Chi and The Legend Of The Ten Rings – $426.4 Million
Shang-Chi, Marvel’s latest origin story starring Simu Liu as Shang-Chi introducing martial arts set that drips rich Asian influences. Reimagining and perfect depiction of superhero craftsmanship drawing as much from Iron Man as Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon.
8. Jungle Cruise -$196,017,634
The film, starring Dwayne Johnson and Emily Blunt, is another typical action-adventure story entailing thrilling forays and mapping unwavering mysteries. Daring stunts and intricate escape fares run rampant throughout the Disney blockbuster, a derivative created for living room screens too.
9. Godzilla vs Kong – $467,854,059
Kaiju hit home run with audiences all over, the eras speak to no bounds as folks watch behemoths rip cities wide apart hitting some giant pop quizzes when debating whether Godzilla or Kong hit hardest.
10. Venom: Let There Be Carnage – $467 Million
Venom follows from its name placed sequel with Eddie Brock and alien symbiote battling against Carnage. There’s great interest in the coming spin-offs – fingers crossed.