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The Worst Movies That Have Grossed Over $1 Billion

Updated February 7, 2020 63.5k votes 6.4k voters 99.4k views46 items

List RulesThis list includes ALL films that have grossed over $1 billion worldwide (source: boxofficemojo.com)

List of the worst movies that grossed over 1 billion dollars, as ranked by movie fans and critics. These days, the worth of a movie is usually graded by the amount of money it takes in at the box office.However, the highest grossing movies of all time are rarely ever the most critically acclaimed. In fact the movies that often make the most money are fueled on massive explosions, 20 minute chase scenes, bloody fight sequences,and random nudity, rather than quality. The movies usually have stilted dialogue, gaping plot holes, and are completely forgettable once you leave the theater.

The movies on this list have each grossed over a billion dollars, making them the most successful movies of all time. However, the quality of these movies is not always that great. They don’t often get nominated for anything more than an MTV movie award. The special effects are usually more noteworthy than the script or the acting. In fact many of the movies on this list received negative reviews from many of the most respected film critics in the business.

What are the worst billion dollar grossing movies of all time? This list includes the movies that have made the most money without being based on quality.

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    Rosie Huntington-Whiteley, Shia LaBeouf

    Released2011

    Directed byMichael Bay

    $1,123,794,079

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    Released2010

    Directed byTim Burton

    $1,025,467,110

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    Directed byRob Marshall

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  • Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace5
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    Natalie Portman, Keira Knightley

    Released1999

    Directed byGeorge Lucas

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    Vin Diesel, Dwayne Johnson

    Released2017

    Directed byF. Gary Gray

    $1,238,764,765

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    Vin Diesel, Paul Walker

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    Chris Pratt, Bryce Dallas Howard

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    Directed byJ. A. Bayona

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    Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher

    Directed byRian Johnson

    $1,332,539,889

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  • Avatar10
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    Avatar

    Zoe Saldana, Sigourney Weaver

    Released2009

    Directed byJames Cameron

    $2,789,679,794 

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  • Beauty and the Beast11
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    Beauty and the Beast

    Emma Watson, Dan Stevens

    Released2017

    Directed byBill Condon

    $1,263,521,126

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  • Captain Marvel12
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    Captain Marvel

    Brie Larson, Samuel L. Jackson

    Released2019

    Directed byAnna Boden, Ryan Fleck

    $1,128,274,794

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  • Despicable Me 313
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    Steve Carell, Kristen Wiig

    Directed byPierre Coffin and Kyle Balda

    $1,034,799,409

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  • Iron Man 314
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    Gwyneth Paltrow, Robert Downey Jr.

    Released2013

    Directed byShane Black

    $1,214,811,252

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    Released2019

    Directed byJ. J. Abrams

    $1,046,183,140

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  • Titanic16
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    Released1997

    Directed byJames Cameron

    $2,187,463,944

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  • Aquaman17
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    Jason Momoa, Amber Heard

    Released2018

    Directed byJames Wan

    $1,148,161,807

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  • Minions18
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    Sandra Bullock, Jon Hamm

    Released2015

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    $1,159,398,397

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    Kristen Bell, Idina Menzel

    Released2019

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    $1,419,312,568

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    Kristen Bell, Idina Menzel

    Released2013

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    $1,290,000,000

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    Johnny Depp, Keira Knightley

    Released2006

    Directed byGore Verbinski

    $1,066,179,725

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  • Skyfall22
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    Daniel Craig, Ralph Fiennes

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    $1,108,561,013

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    Tom Hanks, Tim Allen

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  • The Avengers: Age of Ultron24
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    Robert Downey Jr., Chris Hemsworth

    Released2015

    Directed byJoss Whedon

    $1,402,805,868

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    Bryce Dallas Howard, Chris Pratt

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    $1,671,713,208

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