Hello and welcome to the top 10 highest grossing movies of the year 2013. This top 10 list is based on Worldwide gross earned and released within the year of 2013. The Wizard of Oz, Jurassic Park and Top Gun were all re-released in IMAX & 3D, but could not sneak in this top 10 highest grossing movies of 2013 list. This current list consists of nine different studios, with Marvel Studios / Walt Disney Pictures being featured twice.
Without further adieu, I present you the “Top 10 Highest Grossing Movies Of 2013”
10. World War Z – $540,007,900
World War Z was directed by Marc Forster, produced by Brad Pitt, Dede Gardner,Jeremy Kleiner and Ian Bryce and is based on a book World War Z by Max Brooks. The actors consist of Brad Pitt, Mireille Enos, James Badge Dale, Matthew Fox.
World War Z was distributed by Paramount Pictures and had a world wide gross of $540,007,876 in 2013.
9. The Croods – $587,204,750
The Croods was released on 15th February 2013. This movie was directed by Kirk DeMicco & Chris Sanders, and is produced by Kristine Benson & Jane Hartwell.The Croods is narrated by Emma Stone and also starring Nicolas Cage, Emma Stone, Ryan Reynolds, Catherine Keener, Clark Duke and Cloris Leachman.
The Croods was distributed by DreamWorks Animation / 20th Century Fox and had a world wide gross of $587,204,750 in the year 2013.
8. Thor: The Dark World – $620,045,800
Thor: The Dark World was released in London on October 22, 2013. This movie was directed by Alan Taylor &
produced by Kevin Feige. The Starring consisted of Chris Hemsworth, Natalie Portman, Tom Hiddleston, Anthony Hopkins, Stellan Skarsgård, Idris Elba, Christopher Eccleston, Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje, Kat Dennings, Ray Stevenson, Zachary Levi, Tadanobu Asano, Jaimie Alexander, Rene Russo…
Thor was distributed by Marvel Studios / Walt Disney Pictures and had a world-wide gross of $620,045,800 in the year 2013.
7. Gravity – $652,267,000
Gravity was released on October 4, 2013. This movie was directed, written( along with Jonás Cuarón) and produced (along with David Heyman) by Alfonso Cuarón. The Starring consisted of Sandra Bullock and George Clooney.
Gravity was distributed by Warner Bros. Pictures and had a world-wide gross of $652,267,000
6. Man of Steel – $662,845,600
Man of Steel was directed by Zack Snyder and had four producers; Christopher Nolan,Charles Roven,Emma Thomas
and Deborah Snyder.
Man of Steel was distributed by Legendary Pictures / Warner Bros. and had a world-wide gross of 662,845,600, which is number 6 on this top 10 highest grossing movies of 2013 list.
5. Monsters University – $743,545,000
Monsters University was released on June 5, 2013. This movie was directed by Dan Scanlon and Produced by Kori Rae.
Walt Disney Pictures / Pixar were the distributors. Monsters University had a world-wide gross of $743,545,000.
4.The Hunger Games: Catching Fire – $765,305,000
The Hunger Games: Catching Fire was released on November 11, 2013. This movie was directed by Francis Lawrence and produced by Nina Jacobson and Jon Kilik. The Hunger Games was distributed by Lionsgate and had a world-wide gross of $765,305,000.
3. Fast & Furious 6 – $788,680,000
Fast & Furious 6 was released on May 7, 2013. This movie was directed by Justin Lin and produced by Neal H. Moritz and
Vin Diesel. Universal Pictures were the distributors and had a world-wide gross of $788,680,000.
2. Despicable Me 2 – $918,755,000
Despicable Me was released in Australia on June 5, 2013. This movie was directed by Pierre Coffin and Chris Renaud, and
produced by Chris Meledandri and Janet Healy. Illumination Entertainment / Universal Pictures were the distributors and had a world-wide gross of $788,680,000.
1. Iron Man 3 – $1,215,440,000
The number one movie for the year 2013 in this top 10 highest grossing movies of 2013 list is Shane Black’s Iron Man 3. This movie was produced by Kevin Feige and is based on Iron Man by Stan Lee. Marvel Studios / Walt Disney Pictures were the distributors and had a world-wide gross of $1,215,439,994