Highest-grossing Films: Every Movie That Made More Than $1 Billion at the Box Office

The Lion King is now the 42nd film to make $1 billion at the global box office, joining recent hits Spider-Man: Far From Home, Aladdin and Avengers Endgame in what is turning into a big year for Tinseltown. But what other movies have broken the billion-dollar barrier?

Newsweek decided to take a look at all the movies to achieve this major milestone, based on data from Box Office Mojo as of July 31, 2019.

Films that have made over $1 billion at the box office

42. The Dark Knight (2008)

Studio: Warner Brothers

Box Office Worldwide: $1.004 billion

Plot: Batman works to rid Gotham of criminals, however the Joker has other ideas, and causes chaos to the Caped Crusaders and those he holds dear.

41. Aladdin (2019)

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Studio: Buena Vista

Box Office Worldwide: $1.011 billion

Plot: A "street rat" captures the heart of a princess and then ends up trapped in a cave of wonders. Luckily, a magic lamp produces an eccentric genie who grants the young boy three wishes.

40. The Lion King (2019)

Studio: Buena Vista

Box Office Worldwide: $1.015 billion

Plot: Simba has to find his rightful place in the world and accept that he can't fix his past mistakes.

39. The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (2012)

Studio: Warner Brothers

Box Office Worldwide: $1.021 billion

Plot: Bilbo Baggins is persuaded to join Gandalf on an adventure to help a band of dwarves reclaim their kingdom.

38. Zootropolis (2016)

Studio: Buena Vista

Box Office Worldwide: $1.024

Plot: A rabbit and a fox team up to bring down some bad guys.

37. Alice in Wonderland (2010)

Studio: Buena Vista

Box Office Worldwide: $1.026 billion

Plot: Alice journeys back to Wonderland to help fight against the Queen of Hearts.

36. Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace (1999)

Studio: Fox

Box Office Worldwide: $1.027 billion

Plot: Prequel to the Star Wars original trilogy, the story follows the Jedi as they discover Anakin Skywaker who shows potential to be the "chosen one."

35. Finding Dory (2016)

Studio: Buena Vista

Box Office Worldwide: $1.029 billion

Plot: Dory searches for her parents and meets some new faces.

34. Jurassic Park (1993)

Studio: Universal

Box Office Worldwide: $1.0295

Plot: A park full of man-made dinosaurs turns into a nightmare for its owners and their guests. Go figure.

33. Despicable Me 3 (2017)

Studio: Universal

Box Office Worldwide: $1.035 billion

Plot: Gru meets his long lost brother, who has better hair than him.

32. Spider-Man: Far from Home (2019)

Studio: Sony

Box Office Worldwide: $1.040 billion

Plot: Spider-man has to save the people of Europe, who are under threat from a new enemy.

31. Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides (2011)

Studio: Buena Vista

Box Office Worldwide: $1.046 billion

Plot: Captain Jack Sparrow is enlisted by British royalty to find the Fountain of Youth before ruthless pirate Edward Teach, otherwise known as Blackbeard.

30. Rogue One: A Star Wars Story (2016)

Studio: Buena Vista

Box Office Worldwide: $1.056 billion

Plot: Jyn Erso searches for her father alongside the Rebellion in the events leading up to Star Wars: A New Hope.

29. Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest (2006)

Studio: Buena Vista

Box Office Worldwide: $1.066 billion

Plot: Captain Jack Sparrow runs from Davy Jones, while Will Turner meets up with someone he thought to be dead.

28. Toy Story 3 (2010)

Studio: Buena Vista

Box Office Worldwide: $1.067 billion

Plot: Woody and Buzz find themselves trapped in a Day Care Center with a psychopathic teddy bear.

27. The Dark Knight Rises (2012)

Studio: Warner Brothers

Box Office Worldwide: $1.085 billion

Plot: Batman comes out of retirement to take on Bane and Catwoman.

26. Transformers: Age of Extinction (2014)

Studio: Paramount

Box Office Worldwide: $1.104 billion

Plot: A mechanic, his daughter, and his daughter's boyfriend become dragged into conflict when they find Optimus Prime in their possession.

25. Skyfall (2012)

Studio: Sony

Box Office Worldwide: $1.109 billion

Plot: James Bond returns to his childhood home to face off against another agent.

24. The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003)

Studio: New Line Cinema

Box Office Worldwide: $1.120 billion

Plot: The Fellowship get back together ahead of the battle to end all battles for Middle Earth.

23. Transformers: Dark of the Moon (2011)

Studio: Paramount and Dreamworks

Box Office Worldwide: $1.124 billion

Plot: Sam Witwicky has a new girlfriend, there is another Prime Autobot, and things turn against the heroes in Chicago.

22. Captain Marvel (2019)

Studio: Buena Vista

Box Office Worldwide: $1.128 billion

Plot: In the latest Avenger film, Carol Danvers tries to uncover her past while fighting the Skrulls.

21. Aquaman (2018)

Studio: Warner Brothers

Box Office Worldwide: $1.148 billion

Plot: Arthur Curry goes on a quest to prevent a war between the worlds of ocean and land.

20. Captain America: Civil War (2016)

Studio: Buena Vista

Box Office Worldwide: $1.153 billion

Plot: The Avengers are split down the middle as differences of opinion and past secrets cause clashes.

19. Minions (2015)

Studio: Universal

Box Office Worldwide: $1.159 billion

Plot: The Minions try to find their new master, and end up finding an evil mistress.

18. Iron Man 3 (2013)

Studio: Buena Vista

Box Office Worldwide: $1.215 billion

Plot: After saving the Earth from Loki, Iron Man is plagued with insomnia and anxiety. However, when a new enemy shows up, he must remember how to rely on his gut and save the love of his life, Pepper Potts.

17. The Fate of the Furious (2017)

Studio: Universal

Box Office Worldwide: $1.236 billion

Plot: Dom betrays his "family" to a cyber terrorist, forcing the team to come together to hunt him and the enemy down.

16. Incredibles 2 (2018)

Studio: Buena Vista

Box Office Worldwide: $1.243 billion

Plot: A role-reversal sees Elastigirl go off to save the world while her husband Mr. Incredible stays at home.

15. Beauty and the Beast (2017)

Studio: Buena Vista

Box Office Worldwide: $1.264 billion

Plot: A French girl from a small town longs for adventure and gets it in the form of taming a beastly man. A live-action remake of the Disney cartoon.

14. Frozen (2013)

Studio: Buena Vista

Box Office Worldwide: $1.277 billion

Plot: Elsa and her sister Anna have to let go of their fears when the former's magical powers are exposed after her coronation.

13. Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom (2018)

Studio: Universal

Box Office Worldwide: $1.310 billion

Plot: Owen Grady and Claire Dearing return to the island of Isla Nublar to save the remaining dinosaurs (yes, I'm thinking "why" too) from a volcano that's about to erupt. However, they find some more gigantic dinosaurs.

12. Star Wars: The Last Jedi (2017)

Studio: Buena Vista

Box Office Worldwide: $1.333 billion

Plot: After finally tracking down Luke Skywalker, Rey begins her training to become a Jedi.

11. Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2 (2011)

Studio: Warner Brothers

Box Office Worldwide: $1.342 billion

Plot: As the final battle draws near for Harry Potter, we're all left wondering if Ron and Hermione will ever get together.

10. Black Panther (2018)

Studio: Buena Vista

Box Office Worldwide: $1.347 billion

Plot: T'Challa returns home to the African nation of Wakanda to take his rightful place as king when a powerful enemy suddenly reappears.

9. Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015)

Studio: Buena Vista

Box Office Worldwide: $1.405 billion

Plot: Tony Stark creates a new type of being, which becomes crazed with power and seemingly cannot be killed.

8. Furious 7 (2015)

Studio: Universal

Box Office Worldwide: $1.516 billion

Plot: The team must come out of retirement to take down a new enemy and save a developer that created a new surveillance program.

7. Marvel's The Avengers (2012)

Studio: Buena Vista

Box Office Worldwide: $1.519 billion

Plot: Iron Man, Captain America, Black Widow, Hawkeye, Thor and the Hulk take on Loki as he tries to take over the Earth.

6. Jurassic World (2015)

Studio: Universal

Box Office Worldwide: $1.672 billion

Plot: Two kids end up visiting their aunt at Jurassic World and end up nearly being eaten by multiple man-made dinosaurs. Watch out for the unrealistic run in heels towards the end.

5. Avengers: Infinity War (2018)

Studio: Buena Vista

Box Office Worldwide: $2.048 billion

Plot: The Avengers come up against Thanos and potentially the end of the world.

4. Star Wars: The Force Awakens (2018)

Studio: Buena Vista

Box Office Worldwide: $2.068 billion

Plot: Rey's journey to becoming a Jedi begins when she saves a small, adorable robot from the Sith.

3. Titantic (1997)

Studio: Paramount

Box Office Worldwide: $2.188 billion

Plot: Rose meets Jack, the love of her life, on her journey to New York. The problem? She's an upper-class lady, and he's her big of rough. Oh, and they're on the Titanic. Which doesn't really have any lifeboats. Or anyone with common sense.

It doesn't end well for them.

2. Avatar (2009)

Studio: Fox

Box Office Worldwide: $2.790 billion

Plot: A paraplegic is enlisted into a program to replace his dead brother on planet Pandora to get to know a peaceful race and move them out of their homes. What he doesn't count on is falling in love with the chief's daughter.

1. Avengers: Endgame (2019)

Studio: Buena Vista

Box Office Worldwide: $2.793 billion

Plot: The Avengers team up to take down Thanos once and for all.

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