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The Biggest Blockbusters Of The 2010s That Weren't Franchises Or Sequels, Ranked

List RulesVote up the best standalone blockbusters that stood out against the decade's franchise mania.

Sequels and franchises are not new to the film world, but in a market increasingly dominated by data and the need to appeal to as broad a demographic as possible, not many original, non-franchise films make their way to the big screen. The highest-grossing non-franchise movies without sequels, admittedly, don't have box office numbers as impressive as franchises like the MCU or Star Wars. But while the best standalone movies might not have broken box office records, these highest-grossing non-franchise movies prove that there's still hope for original blockbusters.

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