Get the top N ranking grossing movies

top_grossing(type = "american", ranks = 1:100)

Arguments

type

A string that says which type of box office sorted ranking you want. Options are 'american' (American box office), 'international' (non-American) and 'worldwide' (domestic + international box office).

ranks

A vector of rankings you want it to return. For example. an input of 1:5 will return the top 5 grossing movies.

Value

Data frame returning info on the name of the movie, it's rank, the year the movie was released, and the total gross from domestic (American), international, and total ticket sales.

Examples

top_grossing()
#> Please note that these numbers are not adjusted for inflation.
#> rank movie year_released #> 2 1 Star Wars Ep. VII: The Force Awakens 2015 #> 3 2 Avatar 2009 #> 4 3 Black Panther 2018 #> 5 4 Avengers: Infinity War 2018 #> 6 5 Titanic 1997 #> 7 6 Jurassic World 2015 #> 8 7 The Avengers 2012 #> 9 8 Star Wars Ep. VIII: The Last Jedi 2017 #> 10 9 Incredibles 2 2018 #> 11 10 The Dark Knight 2008 #> 12 11 Rogue One: A Star Wars Story 2016 #> 13 12 Beauty and the Beast 2017 #> 14 13 Finding Dory 2016 #> 15 14 Star Wars Ep. I: The Phantom Menace 1999 #> 16 15 Star Wars Ep. IV: A New Hope 1977 #> 17 16 Avengers: Age of Ultron 2015 #> 18 17 The Dark Knight Rises 2012 #> 19 18 Shrek 2 2004 #> 20 19 ET: The Extra-Terrestrial 1982 #> 21 20 The Hunger Games: Catching Fire 2013 #> 22 21 Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest 2006 #> 23 22 The Lion King 1994 #> 24 23 Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom 2018 #> 25 24 Toy Story 3 2010 #> 26 25 Wonder Woman 2017 #> 27 26 Iron Man 3 2013 #> 28 27 Captain America: Civil War 2016 #> 29 28 The Hunger Games 2012 #> 30 29 Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle 2017 #> 31 30 Spider-Man 2002 #> 32 31 Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen 2009 #> 33 32 Frozen 2013 #> 34 33 Jurassic Park 1993 #> 35 34 Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 2 2017 #> 36 35 Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part II 2011 #> 37 36 Finding Nemo 2003 #> 38 37 Star Wars Ep. III: Revenge of the Sith 2005 #> 39 38 The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King 2003 #> 40 39 Beauty and the Beast 1991 #> 41 40 Spider-Man 2 2004 #> 42 41 The Passion of the Christ 2004 #> 43 42 The Secret Life of Pets 2016 #> 44 43 Despicable Me 2 2013 #> 45 44 The Jungle Book 2016 #> 46 45 Deadpool 2016 #> 47 46 Inside Out 2015 #> 48 47 Furious 7 2015 #> 49 48 Transformers: Dark of the Moon 2011 #> 50 49 American Sniper 2014 #> 51 50 The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers 2002 #> 52 51 Zootopia 2016 #> 53 52 The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1 2014 #> 54 53 Spider-Man 3 2007 #> 55 54 Minions 2015 #> 56 55 Spider-Man: Homecoming 2017 #> 57 56 Alice in Wonderland 2010 #> 58 57 Guardians of the Galaxy 2014 #> 59 58 Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice 2016 #> 60 59 Forrest Gump 1994 #> 61 60 It 2017 #> 62 61 Suicide Squad 2016 #> 63 62 Shrek the Third 2007 #> 64 63 Deadpool 2 2018 #> 65 64 Transformers 2007 #> 66 65 Iron Man 2008 #> 67 66 Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone 2001 #> 68 67 Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull 2008 #> 69 68 The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring 2001 #> 70 69 Thor: Ragnarok 2017 #> 71 70 Iron Man 2 2010 #> 72 71 Star Wars Ep. II: Attack of the Clones 2002 #> 73 72 Pirates of the Caribbean: At World’s End 2007 #> 74 73 Star Wars Ep. VI: Return of the Jedi 1983 #> 75 74 Independence Day 1996 #> 76 75 Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Blac… 2003 #> 77 76 Skyfall 2012 #> 78 77 The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey 2012 #> 79 78 Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince 2009 #> 80 79 The Twilight Saga: Eclipse 2010 #> 81 80 The Twilight Saga: New Moon 2009 #> 82 81 Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part I 2010 #> 83 82 The Sixth Sense 1999 #> 84 83 Up 2009 #> 85 84 Inception 2010 #> 86 85 The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn, Part 2 2012 #> 87 86 Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix 2007 #> 88 87 The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch a… 2005 #> 89 88 Man of Steel 2013 #> 90 89 Star Wars Ep. V: The Empire Strikes Back 1980 #> 91 90 Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire 2005 #> 92 91 Monsters, Inc. 2001 #> 93 92 Home Alone 1990 #> 94 93 The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2 2015 #> 95 94 The Matrix Reloaded 2003 #> 96 95 The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn, Part 1 2011 #> 97 96 Meet the Fockers 2004 #> 98 97 The Hangover 2009 #> 99 98 Gravity 2013 #> 100 99 Sing 2016 #> 101 100 Monsters University 2013 #> american_box_office international_box_office total_box_office #> 2 936662225 1116648995 2053311220 #> 3 760507625 2015837654 2776345279 #> 4 700059566 647011693 1347071259 #> 5 678815482 1370000000 2048815482 #> 6 659363944 1548844451 2208208395 #> 7 652270625 996622583 1648893208 #> 8 623279547 894656350 1517935897 #> 9 620181382 696583402 1316764784 #> 10 608581744 631980442 1240562186 #> 11 533345358 468275260 1001620618 #> 12 532177324 516998253 1049175577 #> 13 504014165 755185541 1259199706 #> 14 486295561 535055322 1021350883 #> 15 474544677 552500000 1027044677 #> 16 460998007 325600000 786598007 #> 17 459005868 944008095 1403013963 #> 18 448139099 636300000 1084439099 #> 19 441226247 495781885 937008132 #> 20 435110554 357854772 792965326 #> 21 424668047 440200000 864868047 #> 22 423315812 642900000 1066215812 #> 23 421785283 564429585 986214868 #> 24 416769345 888096977 1304866322 #> 25 415004880 653874642 1068879522 #> 26 412563408 408569970 821133378 #> 27 408992272 806400000 1215392272 #> 28 408084349 731996675 1140081024 #> 29 408010692 269912687 677923379 #> 30 404508916 560017757 964526673 #> 31 403706375 418000000 821706375 #> 32 402111870 434407829 836519699 #> 33 400738009 871731901 1272469910 #> 34 395708305 643104279 1038812584 #> 35 389813101 472504158 862317259 #> 36 381011219 960500000 1341511219 #> 37 380529370 555900000 936429370 #> 38 380270577 468728300 848998877 #> 39 377845905 763557436 1141403341 #> 40 376057266 232373866 608431132 #> 41 373524485 421586185 795110670 #> 42 370782930 251558994 622341924 #> 43 368384330 518383092 886767422 #> 44 368065385 607151450 975216835 #> 45 364001123 598871578 962872701 #> 46 363070709 437958540 801029249 #> 47 356461711 497776416 854238127 #> 48 353007020 1165715774 1518722794 #> 49 352390543 771400000 1123790543 #> 50 350126372 197200000 547326372 #> 51 342548984 592150661 934699645 #> 52 341268248 678436100 1019704348 #> 53 337135885 429516403 766652288 #> 54 336530303 558329927 894860230 #> 55 336045770 824290403 1160336173 #> 56 334201140 545869746 880070886 #> 57 334191110 691300000 1025491110 #> 58 333172112 437695404 770867516 #> 59 330360194 537143905 867504099 #> 60 330151138 349699499 679850637 #> 61 327481748 369977480 697459228 #> 62 325100054 420969188 746069242 #> 63 322719944 484610992 807330936 #> 64 322685858 415318175 738004033 #> 65 319246193 389026399 708272592 #> 66 318604126 266567421 585171547 #> 67 317575550 657176139 974751689 #> 68 317101119 469534294 786635413 #> 69 315544750 571666235 887210985 #> 70 315058289 531921735 846980024 #> 71 312433331 308723058 621156389 #> 72 310676740 346018875 656695615 #> 73 309420425 654000000 963420425 #> 74 309205079 263500000 572705079 #> 75 306169255 511231623 817400878 #> 76 305411224 329542879 634954103 #> 77 304360277 806166704 1110526981 #> 78 303003568 714000000 1017003568 #> 79 301959197 633124489 935083686 #> 80 300531751 405571077 706102828 #> 81 296623634 390934093 687557727 #> 82 295983305 664300000 960283305 #> 83 293506292 379300000 672806292 #> 84 293004164 438459213 731463377 #> 85 292576195 539825887 832402082 #> 86 292324737 537400000 829724737 #> 87 292004738 650939197 942943935 #> 88 291710957 428828615 720539572 #> 89 291045518 376954000 667999518 #> 90 290271960 243889374 534161334 #> 91 290013036 606898042 896911078 #> 92 289423425 270334294 559757719 #> 93 285761243 190923432 476684675 #> 94 281723902 367262885 648986787 #> 95 281553689 457023240 738576929 #> 96 281287133 408132918 689420051 #> 97 279167575 237400000 516567575 #> 98 277322503 188441583 465764086 #> 99 274092705 419605968 693698673 #> 100 270329045 364129526 634458571 #> 101 268488329 475100000 743588329
top_grossing(ranks = 1:5)
#> Please note that these numbers are not adjusted for inflation.
#> rank movie year_released american_box_office #> 2 1 Star Wars Ep. VII: The Force Awakens 2015 936662225 #> 3 2 Avatar 2009 760507625 #> 4 3 Black Panther 2018 700059566 #> 5 4 Avengers: Infinity War 2018 678815482 #> 6 5 Titanic 1997 659363944 #> international_box_office total_box_office #> 2 1116648995 2053311220 #> 3 2015837654 2776345279 #> 4 647011693 1347071259 #> 5 1370000000 2048815482 #> 6 1548844451 2208208395
top_grossing(type = "international")
#> Please note that these numbers are not adjusted for inflation.
#> rank movie year_released #> 2 1 Avatar 2009 #> 3 2 Titanic 1997 #> 4 3 Avengers: Infinity War 2018 #> 5 4 Furious 7 2015 #> 6 5 Star Wars Ep. VII: The Force Awakens 2015 #> 7 6 The Fate of the Furious 2017 #> 8 7 Jurassic World 2015 #> 9 8 Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part II 2011 #> 10 9 Avengers: Age of Ultron 2015 #> 11 10 The Avengers 2012 #> 12 11 Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom 2018 #> 13 12 Frozen 2013 #> 14 13 Transformers: Age of Extinction 2014 #> 15 14 Wolf Warrior 2 2017 #> 16 15 Minions 2015 #> 17 16 Iron Man 3 2013 #> 18 17 Skyfall 2012 #> 19 18 Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides 2011 #> 20 19 Transformers: Dark of the Moon 2011 #> 21 20 Despicable Me 3 2017 #> 22 21 The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King 2003 #> 23 22 Beauty and the Beast 2017 #> 24 23 Captain America: Civil War 2016 #> 25 24 Ice Age: Continental Drift 2012 #> 26 25 The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey 2012 #> 27 26 The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug 2013 #> 28 27 Star Wars Ep. VIII: The Last Jedi 2017 #> 29 28 Alice in Wonderland 2010 #> 30 29 The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies 2014 #> 31 30 Spectre 2015 #> 32 31 Zootopia 2016 #> 33 32 Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part I 2010 #> 34 33 Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs 2009 #> 35 34 Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone 2001 #> 36 35 Pirates of the Caribbean: At World’s End 2007 #> 37 36 Toy Story 3 2010 #> 38 37 Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix 2007 #> 39 38 Black Panther 2018 #> 40 39 Jurassic Park 1993 #> 41 40 Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest 2006 #> 42 41 Venom 2018 #> 43 42 The Dark Knight Rises 2012 #> 44 43 Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince 2009 #> 45 44 Incredibles 2 2018 #> 46 45 2012 2009 #> 47 46 Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets 2002 #> 48 47 Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales 2017 #> 49 48 Despicable Me 2 2013 #> 50 49 Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire 2005 #> 51 50 The Jungle Book 2016 #> 52 51 The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers 2002 #> 53 52 Coco 2017 #> 54 53 Hong Hai Xing Dong 2018 #> 55 54 The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring 2001 #> 56 55 Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them 2016 #> 57 56 Mission: Impossible—Fallout 2018 #> 58 57 The Lion King 1994 #> 59 58 Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle 2017 #> 60 59 Spider-Man 3 2007 #> 61 60 Finding Nemo 2003 #> 62 61 Star Wars Ep. I: The Phantom Menace 1999 #> 63 62 Mei Ren Yu 2016 #> 64 63 Fast and Furious 6 2013 #> 65 64 The Da Vinci Code 2006 #> 66 65 Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban 2004 #> 67 66 Spider-Man: Homecoming 2017 #> 68 67 Tang Ren Jie Tan An 2 2018 #> 69 68 Inception 2010 #> 70 69 The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn, Part 2 2012 #> 71 70 Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice 2016 #> 72 71 Finding Dory 2016 #> 73 72 Thor: Ragnarok 2017 #> 74 73 Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted 2012 #> 75 74 The Secret Life of Pets 2016 #> 76 75 Shrek Forever After 2010 #> 77 76 Maleficent 2014 #> 78 77 Rogue One: A Star Wars Story 2016 #> 79 78 X-Men: Days of Future Past 2014 #> 80 79 Independence Day 1996 #> 81 80 The Amazing Spider-Man 2 2014 #> 82 81 Dawn of the Planet of the Apes 2014 #> 83 82 Kung Fu Panda 2 2011 #> 84 83 Inside Out 2015 #> 85 84 The Amazing Spider-Man 2012 #> 86 85 Shrek 2 2004 #> 87 86 Mission: Impossible—Rogue Nation 2015 #> 88 87 Mission: Impossible—Ghost Protocol 2011 #> 89 88 Shrek the Third 2007 #> 90 89 Life of Pi 2012 #> 91 90 Interstellar 2014 #> 92 91 Men in Black 3 2012 #> 93 92 Monsters University 2013 #> 94 93 Transformers: The Last Knight 2017 #> 95 94 Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 2 2017 #> 96 95 Les Intouchables 2012 #> 97 96 Mamma Mia! 2008 #> 98 97 Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull 2008 #> 99 98 Star Wars Ep. III: Revenge of the Sith 2005 #> 100 99 The Dark Knight 2008 #> 101 100 The Matrix Reloaded 2003 #> american_box_office international_box_office total_box_office #> 2 760507625 2015837654 2776345279 #> 3 659363944 1548844451 2208208395 #> 4 678815482 1370000000 2048815482 #> 5 353007020 1165715774 1518722794 #> 6 936662225 1116648995 2053311220 #> 7 225764765 1009143255 1234908020 #> 8 652270625 996622583 1648893208 #> 9 381011219 960500000 1341511219 #> 10 459005868 944008095 1403013963 #> 11 623279547 894656350 1517935897 #> 12 416769345 888096977 1304866322 #> 13 400738009 871731901 1272469910 #> 14 245439076 858600000 1104039076 #> 15 2721100 855881967 858603067 #> 16 336045770 824290403 1160336173 #> 17 408992272 806400000 1215392272 #> 18 304360277 806166704 1110526981 #> 19 241063875 804600000 1045663875 #> 20 352390543 771400000 1123790543 #> 21 264624300 770123890 1034748190 #> 22 377845905 763557436 1141403341 #> 23 504014165 755185541 1259199706 #> 24 408084349 731996675 1140081024 #> 25 161321843 718443294 879765137 #> 26 303003568 714000000 1017003568 #> 27 258366855 702000000 960366855 #> 28 620181382 696583402 1316764784 #> 29 334191110 691300000 1025491110 #> 30 255119788 690750000 945869788 #> 31 200074175 679546748 879620923 #> 32 341268248 678436100 1019704348 #> 33 295983305 664300000 960283305 #> 34 196573705 663128152 859701857 #> 35 317575550 657176139 974751689 #> 36 309420425 654000000 963420425 #> 37 415004880 653874642 1068879522 #> 38 292004738 650939197 942943935 #> 39 700059566 647011693 1347071259 #> 40 395708305 643104279 1038812584 #> 41 423315812 642900000 1066215812 #> 42 212969264 640543202 853512466 #> 43 448139099 636300000 1084439099 #> 44 301959197 633124489 935083686 #> 45 608581744 631980442 1240562186 #> 46 166112167 622296372 788408539 #> 47 261987880 616991754 878979634 #> 48 172558876 615682261 788241137 #> 49 368065385 607151450 975216835 #> 50 290013036 606898042 896911078 #> 51 364001123 598871578 962872701 #> 52 342548984 592150661 934699645 #> 53 209726015 589738726 799464741 #> 54 1543547 576647204 578190751 #> 55 315544750 571666235 887210985 #> 56 234037575 568400093 802437668 #> 57 220159104 567338413 787497517 #> 58 421785283 564429585 986214868 #> 59 404508916 560017757 964526673 #> 60 336530303 558329927 894860230 #> 61 380529370 555900000 936429370 #> 62 474544677 552500000 1027044677 #> 63 3229457 551287214 554516671 #> 64 238679850 550620594 789300444 #> 65 217536138 550284321 767820459 #> 66 249538952 547149597 796688549 #> 67 334201140 545869746 880070886 #> 68 1983984 542084590 544068574 #> 69 292576195 539825887 832402082 #> 70 292324737 537400000 829724737 #> 71 330360194 537143905 867504099 #> 72 486295561 535055322 1021350883 #> 73 315058289 531921735 846980024 #> 74 216391482 530529789 746921271 #> 75 368384330 518383092 886767422 #> 76 238736787 517507886 756244673 #> 77 241407328 517129407 758536735 #> 78 532177324 516998253 1049175577 #> 79 233921534 513941241 747862775 #> 80 306169255 511231623 817400878 #> 81 202853933 506142403 708996336 #> 82 208545589 502098977 710644566 #> 83 165249063 499588484 664837547 #> 84 356461711 497776416 854238127 #> 85 262030663 495859604 757890267 #> 86 441226247 495781885 937008132 #> 87 195042377 493822021 688864398 #> 88 209397903 485315327 694713230 #> 89 322719944 484610992 807330936 #> 90 124987022 482271612 607258634 #> 91 188017894 479734528 667752422 #> 92 179020854 475192631 654213485 #> 93 268488329 475100000 743588329 #> 94 130168683 472724657 602893340 #> 95 389813101 472504158 862317259 #> 96 13182281 471690764 484873045 #> 97 144130063 471618709 615748772 #> 98 317101119 469534294 786635413 #> 99 380270577 468728300 848998877 #> 100 533345358 468275260 1001620618 #> 101 281553689 457023240 738576929
top_grossing(type = "international", ranks = 1:10)
#> Please note that these numbers are not adjusted for inflation.
#> rank movie year_released #> 2 1 Avatar 2009 #> 3 2 Titanic 1997 #> 4 3 Avengers: Infinity War 2018 #> 5 4 Furious 7 2015 #> 6 5 Star Wars Ep. VII: The Force Awakens 2015 #> 7 6 The Fate of the Furious 2017 #> 8 7 Jurassic World 2015 #> 9 8 Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part II 2011 #> 10 9 Avengers: Age of Ultron 2015 #> 11 10 The Avengers 2012 #> american_box_office international_box_office total_box_office #> 2 760507625 2015837654 2776345279 #> 3 659363944 1548844451 2208208395 #> 4 678815482 1370000000 2048815482 #> 5 353007020 1165715774 1518722794 #> 6 936662225 1116648995 2053311220 #> 7 225764765 1009143255 1234908020 #> 8 652270625 996622583 1648893208 #> 9 381011219 960500000 1341511219 #> 10 459005868 944008095 1403013963 #> 11 623279547 894656350 1517935897