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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