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The Highest Grossing Movies of 2013

List Criteria: The biggest earners of 2013, ranked by their worldwide gross numbers as reported by Box Office Mojo

List of the highest grossing movies of 2013. Often a movie’s success is based on the amount of money it takes in at the box office. Even if a film costs hundreds of millions of dollars, it can still be a massive success if it earns back both the cost of the movie and a few extra million. Recently,the highest grossing movies also happen to be the ones the cost the most to make, especially since film audiences expect to see spectacular special effects, their favorite actors, and top notch action sequences.

 

The films on this list performed well at the box office fora myriad of reasons. Many of these films were parts of franchises which had built in audiences who like to see films more than once, like Iron Man 3, Man of Steel, and Monsters University. Some of the movies were surprise hits, such as Gravity and The Croods. While not all of these film got great reviews, theyall reached a large cinema audience.

 

What are the highest grossing movies of 2013? This list features the movies that made the most money, from the billion dollar Iron Man franchise to the surprise hit Pacific Rim. 

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    Gwyneth Paltrow, Robert Downey Jr., Don Cheadle $1,215,439,994 worldwide / $409,013,994 domestic

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    Kristen Bell, Idina Menzel, Alan Tudyk $1,049,743,000 worldwide / $397,743,000 domestic

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    Russell Brand, Steve Carell, Kristen Wiig $970,761,885 worldwide / $368,061,265 domestic

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    Cate Blanchett, Evangeline Lilly, Orlando Bloom $944,303,709 worldwide / $257,903,709 domestic

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    Jennifer Lawrence, Elizabeth Banks, Lenny Kravitz $864,435,616 worldwide / $424, 538,000 domestic

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    Dwayne Johnson, Vin Diesel, Jordana Brewster $788,679,850 worldwide / $238,679,850 domestic

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    Billy Crystal, Helen Mirren, Steve Buscemi $743,559,607 worldwide / $268,492,642 domestic

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    Sandra Bullock, George Clooney, Ed Harris $714,164,283 worldwide / $272,864,283 domestic

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    Amy Adams, Diane Lane, Kevin Costner $668,045,518 worldwide / $291,045,518 domestic

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    Natalie Portman, Kat Dennings, Chris Hemsworth $644,578,264 worldwide / $206,263,264 domestic

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    Emma Stone, Nicolas Cage, Ryan Reynolds $587,204,668 worldwide / $187,168,425 domestic

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    Brad Pitt, Matthew Fox, David Morse $540,007,876 worldwide / $202,359,711 domestic

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    Mila Kunis, Rachel Weisz, James Franco $493,311,825 worldwide / $234,911,825

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    Zoe Saldana, Benedict Cumberbatch, Chris Pine $467,365,246 worldwide / $228,778,661 domestic

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    Hugh Jackman, Tao Okamoto, Svetlana Khodchenkova $414,789,175 worldwide / $132,517,781 domestic

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    Idris Elba, Charlie Hunnam, Ron Perlman $407,602,906 worldwide / $101,802,906 domestic

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    Leonardo DiCaprio, Matthew McConaughey, Jonah Hill $387,287,000 worldwide / $116,687,000 domestic

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    Bruce Willis, Dwayne Johnson, Channing Tatum $375,740,705 worldwide / $122,523,060 domestic

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    Morgan Freeman, Isla Fisher, Michael Caine $351,723,989 worldwide / $117,723,989 domestic

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    Bradley Cooper, Heather Graham, Zach Galifianakis $351,000,072 worldwide / $112,200,072 domestic

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    Leonardo DiCaprio, Isla Fisher, Carey Mulligan $348,840,419 worldwide / $144,840,419 domestic

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    Katy Perry, Lil Wayne, Christina Ricci $346,994,164 worldwide / $71,017,784 domestic

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    Vera Farmiga, Patrick Wilson, Lili Taylor $316,700,141 worldwide / $137,400,141 domestic

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    Bruce Willis, Patrick Stewart, Anne Vyalitsyna $304,654,182 worldwide / $67,349,198 domestic

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    Tom Cruise, Morgan Freeman, Olga Kurylenko $286,168,572 worldwide / $89,107,235 domestic

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