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The Highest Grossing Movies of 2019, Ranked

Updated January 15, 2020 14.0k votes 1.8k voters 10.4k views33 items

List RulesOnly 2019 releases that grossed over $50 million worldwide.

There are successful movies, and there are the highest grossing movies of 2019. Featuring superhero movies, anticipated sequels, and even original movies, this list of 2019 blockbusters includes all new movies that have worldwide box office grosses over $50 million. While some movies listed here might be considered box office bombs when considering their budgets, they have all made millions regardless of critical reception. 

Grossing over $1 billion worldwide, Marvel's Captain Marvel became the seventh highest-grossing MCU movie. Other top grossing movies of 2019 include Jordan Peele's Us, How to Train Your Dragon's final installment The Hidden World, DCs's Shazam!, and Disney's Dumbo. In Asia, Extreme Job became the highest-grossing comedy in Korea with $120 million, while Chinese sci-fi film The Wandering Earth became the country's second highest-grossing with $700 million.

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  • 1
    Joker is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Highest Grossing Movies of 2019, Ranked
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    Worldwide gross: $1.050 billion

    Opening weekend (US): $96 million

    Budget: $55 million

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    John Wick: Chapter 3 - Parabel is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Highest Grossing Movies of 2019, Ranked

    Worldwide gross: $318.9 million

    Opening weekend (US): $57 million

    Budget: $55 million

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    Alita: Battle Angel is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Highest Grossing Movies of 2019, Ranked

    Worldwide gross: $404.8 million

    Opening weekend (US): $28.5 million

    Budget: $170 million

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    Spider-Man: Far From Home is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Highest Grossing Movies of 2019, Ranked

    Worldwide gross: $1.036 billion

    Opening Weekend (US): $92.6 million

    Budget: $160 million

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    Toy Story 4 is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Highest Grossing Movies of 2019, Ranked

    Worldwide gross: $1.001 billion

    Opening weekend: $121 million

    Budget: $200 million

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    Avengers: Endgame is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Highest Grossing Movies of 2019, Ranked

    Worldwide gross: $2.793 billion

    Opening weekend (US): $357 million

    Budget: $356 million

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    Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalk is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Highest Grossing Movies of 2019, Ranked

    Worldwide gross: $1billion

    Opening weekend (US): $177 million

    Budget: $275 million

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    It: Chapter Two is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Highest Grossing Movies of 2019, Ranked
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    It: Chapter Two

    Worldwide gross: $418.7 million

    Opening weekend (US): $91 million

    Budget: $60-79 million

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    Detective Pikachu is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Highest Grossing Movies of 2019, Ranked
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    Detective Pikachu

    Worldwide gross: $432 million

    Opening weekend (US): $54 million

    Budget: $150 million

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    The Lion King is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Highest Grossing Movies of 2019, Ranked
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    The Lion King

    Worldwide gross: $1.34 billion

    Opening weekend: $191 million

    Budget: $260 million

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    Aladdin is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Highest Grossing Movies of 2019, Ranked
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    Worldwide gross: $1.05 billion

    Opening weekend (US): $91.5 million

    Budget: $183 million

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    Shazam! is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Highest Grossing Movies of 2019, Ranked
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    Worldwide gross: $364.5 million

    Opening weekend (US): $53.5 million

    Budget: $80-100 million

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  • 13
    Hustlers is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Highest Grossing Movies of 2019, Ranked

    Worldwide gross: $95.4 million

    Opening weekend (US): $33 million

    Budget: $20.7 million

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    How to Train Your Dragon: The  is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Highest Grossing Movies of 2019, Ranked

    Worldwide gross: $494.9 million

    Opening weekend (US): $55 million

    Budget: $129 million

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    Rocketman is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Highest Grossing Movies of 2019, Ranked

    Worldwide gross: $184.6 million

    Opening weekend: $25 million

    Budget: $40 million

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    Dumbo is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Highest Grossing Movies of 2019, Ranked
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    Worldwide gross: $351.8 million

    Opening weekend (US): $46 million

    Budget: $170 million

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    Captain Marvel is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Highest Grossing Movies of 2019, Ranked
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    Captain Marvel

    Worldwide gross: $1.128 billion

    Opening weekend (US) : $153.4 million

    Budget: $152-175 million

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    Us is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Highest Grossing Movies of 2019, Ranked
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    Worldwide gross: $245.7 million

    Opening weekend (US): $71.1 million

    Budget: $20 million

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    Glass is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Highest Grossing Movies of 2019, Ranked
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    Glass

    Worldwide gross: $247 million

    Opening weekend (US): $40.5 million

    Budget: $20 million

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    The Lego Movie 2: The Second P is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Highest Grossing Movies of 2019, Ranked

    Worldwide gross: $191.3 million

    Opening weekend (US): $34.1 million

    Budget: $99 million

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    Escape Room is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Highest Grossing Movies of 2019, Ranked

    Worldwide gross: $155.2 million

    Opening weekend (US): $18.2 million

    Budget: $9 million

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    A Dog's Way Home is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Highest Grossing Movies of 2019, Ranked

    Worldwide gross: $80.3 million

    Opening weekend (US): $11.3 million

    Budget: $18 million

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  • 23
    Cold Pursuit is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Highest Grossing Movies of 2019, Ranked

    Worldwide gross: $73 million

    Opening weekend (US): $11 million

    Budget: $60 million

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  • 24
    Five Feet Apart is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Highest Grossing Movies of 2019, Ranked

    Worldwide gross: $80.1 million

    Opening weekend (US): $13.1 million

    Budget: $7 million

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    The Upside is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Highest Grossing Movies of 2019, Ranked

    Worldwide gross: $122.2 million

    Opening weekend (US): $20.4 million

    Budget: $37.5 million

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