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List of the highest-grossing films of all time in the United Kingdom. In May 2012, the superhero comic adaption <i>Avengers</i> opened worldwide raking in $200.3 million, an unprecedented kickoff in the box office. After theatrical release, the highest grossing movies continue to generate revenue through home DVD sales and rentals, TV broadcasting, and merchandising. Popular series like <i>Harry Potter</i>, <i>Lord of the Rings</i>, and <i>Pirates of the Caribbean</i> draw audiences to the theaters with each new movie, and standalone blockbusters like <i>Titanic</i> and <i>Avatar</i> have been popular enough to be released to screen multiple times.

This list includes the films that have pulled in the most at the box office in history, from 1990's <i>Ghost</i> to <i>The Hunger Games</i> of 2012. This list has not been adjust for inflation; rather the numbers reflect the actual revenues at the UK box office.

1
Avatar is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Highest Grossing Films in the UK
Zoe Saldana, Sigourney Weaver, Michelle Rodriguez - £93,442,625

2
Titanic is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Highest Grossing Films in the UK
Leonardo DiCaprio, Kate Winslet, Kathy Bates - £79,990,624

3
Toy Story 3 is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Highest Grossing Films in the UK
Tom Hanks, Whoopi Goldberg, Michael Keaton - £73,405,113

4
Harry Potter and the Deathly H... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Highest Grossing Films in the UK
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 2 £73,094,187

5
Mamma Mia! is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Highest Grossing Films in the UK
Amanda Seyfried, Meryl Streep, Pierce Brosnan - £69,166,087

6
Harry Potter and the Philosoph... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Highest Grossing Films in the UK
Emma Watson, Daniel Radcliffe, Julianne Hough - £63,957,673

7
The Lord of the Rings: The Fel... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Highest Grossing Films in the UK
Cate Blanchett, Ian McKellen, Liv Tyler - £63,009,288

8
The Lord of the Rings: The Ret... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Highest Grossing Films in the UK
Cate Blanchett, Ian McKellen, Liv Tyler - £60,880,923

9
The Lord of the Rings: The Two... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Highest Grossing Films in the UK
Cate Blanchett, Ian McKellen, Liv Tyler - £57,600,094

10
Star Wars Episode I: The Phant... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Highest Grossing Films in the UK
Natalie Portman, Keira Knightley, Ewan McGregor - £56,351,660

11
Casino Royale is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Highest Grossing Films in the UK
Alessandra Ambrosio, Eva Green, Daniel Craig - £55,287,027

12
Harry Potter and the Chamber o... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Highest Grossing Films in the UK
Emma Watson, Daniel Radcliffe, John Cleese - £54,780,731

13
Harry Potter and the Deathly H... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Highest Grossing Films in the UK
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 1 £52,478,788

14
The Full Monty is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Highest Grossing Films in the UK
Robert Carlyle, Tom Wilkinson, Mark Addy - £52,232,058

15
Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Highest Grossing Films in the UK
Johnny Depp, Keira Knightley, Orlando Bloom - £51,735,498

16
Quantum of Solace is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Highest Grossing Films in the UK
Gemma Arterton, Eva Green, Daniel Craig - £51,070,677

17
Harry Potter and the Half-Bloo... is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Highest Grossing Films in the UK
Emma Watson, Daniel Radcliffe, Helena Bonham Carter - £50,713,404

18
Harry Potter and the Order of ... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Highest Grossing Films in the UK
Emma Watson, Robert Pattinson, Daniel Radcliffe - £49,136,969

19
The Dark Knight is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Highest Grossing Films in the UK
Christian Bale, Michael Caine, Heath Ledger - £48,824,392

20
Avengers Assemble is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Highest Grossing Films in the UK
Avengers Assemble £48,367,585

21
Harry Potter and the Goblet of... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Highest Grossing Films in the UK
Emma Watson, Robert Pattinson, Daniel Radcliffe - £48,328,854

22
Shrek 2 is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Highest Grossing Films in the UK
Cameron Diaz, Eddie Murphy, Joan Rivers - £48,104,138

23
Jurassic Park is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Highest Grossing Films in the UK
Samuel L. Jackson, Jeff Goldblum, Richard Attenborough - £47,886,423

24
Harry Potter and the Prisoner ... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Highest Grossing Films in the UK
Emma Watson, Daniel Radcliffe, Gary Oldman - £45,615,949

25
The King's Speech is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Highest Grossing Films in the UK
Helena Bonham Carter, Colin Firth, Guy Pearce - £45,354,368

26
Toy Story 2 is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Highest Grossing Films in the UK
Tom Hanks, Kelsey Grammer, Tim Allen - £45,323,406

27
The Inbetweeners Movie is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Highest Grossing Films in the UK
Laura Haddock, Theo James, Belinda Stewart-Wilson - £45,027,396

28
The Chronicles of Narnia: The ... is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Highest Grossing Films in the UK
Liam Neeson, Tilda Swinton, James McAvoy - £43,239,634

29
Alice in Wonderland is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Highest Grossing Films in the UK
Ed Wynn, Heather Angel, Sterling Holloway - £42,169,542

30
Bridget Jones's Diary is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Highest Grossing Films in the UK
Renée Zellweger, Hugh Grant, Colin Firth - £42,007,008

31
Pirates of the Caribbean: At W... is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Highest Grossing Films in the UK
Johnny Depp, Keira Knightley, Keith Richards - £40,125,303

32
Indiana Jones and the Kingdom ... is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Highest Grossing Films in the UK
Cate Blanchett, Harrison Ford, Shia LaBeouf - £39,742,108

33
Star Wars Episode III: Revenge... is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Highest Grossing Films in the UK
Natalie Portman, Ewan McGregor, Samuel L. Jackson - £39,188,065

34
The Simpsons Movie is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Highest Grossing Films in the UK
Tom Hanks, Hank Azaria, Minnie Driver - £38,312,694

35
Shrek the Third is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Highest Grossing Films in the UK
Cameron Diaz, Justin Timberlake, Eddie Murphy - £38,079,462

36
Monsters, Inc. is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Highest Grossing Films in the UK
Billy Crystal, John Goodman, Steve Buscemi - £37,907,451

37
Star Wars Episode II: Attack o... is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Highest Grossing Films in the UK
Natalie Portman, Ewan McGregor, Samuel L. Jackson - £37,235,880

38
Finding Nemo is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Highest Grossing Films in the UK
Ellen DeGeneres, Willem Dafoe, Eric Bana - £37,178,973

39
Independence Day is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Highest Grossing Films in the UK
Will Smith, Jeff Goldblum, Vivica A. Fox - £37,010,000

40
Charlie and the Chocolate Fact... is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Highest Grossing Films in the UK
Johnny Depp, Helena Bonham Carter, Christopher Lee - £36,774,439

41
Love Actually is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Highest Grossing Films in the UK
Keira Knightley, Elisha Cuthbert, Liam Neeson - £36,238,777

42
Die Another Day is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Highest Grossing Films in the UK
Madonna, Halle Berry, Pierce Brosnan - £35,924,004

43
Men in Black is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Highest Grossing Films in the UK
Will Smith, Sylvester Stallone, Steven Spielberg - £35,820,921

44
Bridget Jones: The Edge of Rea... is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Highest Grossing Films in the UK
Renée Zellweger, Hugh Grant, Colin Firth - £35,612,127

45
Inception is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Highest Grossing Films in the UK
Leonardo DiCaprio, Tom Hardy, Marion Cotillard - £35,264,403

46
Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Highest Grossing Films in the UK
Queen Latifah, Kristen Wiig, Jane Lynch - £34,872,218

47
Up is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Highest Grossing Films in the UK
Christopher Plummer, Ed Asner, Laraine Newman - £34,284,193

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The Lion King is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Highest Grossing Films in the UK
Whoopi Goldberg, Jeremy Irons, Matthew Broderick - £34,077,999

49
Spider-Man 3 is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Highest Grossing Films in the UK
Tobey Maguire, Kirsten Dunst, James Franco - £33,458,286

50
Pirates of the Caribbean: On S... is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Highest Grossing Films in the UK
Johnny Depp, Penélope Cruz, Keith Richards - £32,906,879