Australian actress Margot Robbie poses on the pink carpet upon arrival for the European premiere of “Barbie” in central London on July 12, 2023. – Hollywood A-listers have been walking red carpets in hot pink, glitter is back, and companies from The Gap to Burger King are doing rose-colored collaborations: “Barbie” mania is everywhere as the hotly anticipated film hits theaters worldwide. (Photo by JUSTIN TALLIS / AFP)
Films released in 2023 continue to break records as the world returns to movie theatres following the Covid-19 pandemic.
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Below are the Top 10 grossing films of the year as at 10 August 2023.
|1||The Super Mario Bros. Movie||$1,358,172,882|
|3||Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3||$845,430,906|
|5||Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse||$684,036,937|
|6||Full River Red||$673,556,758|
|7||The Wandering Earth 2||$604,456,556|
|9||The Little Mermaid||$566,614,096|
|10||Lost in the Stars||$522,117,106|
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The Super Mario Bros. Movie became the first film based on a video game, the eleventh animated film, and the 52nd film overall, to gross $1 billion worldwide.
Barbie became the 53rd film overall to gross $1 billion worldwide.
The Fast & Furious franchise became the seventh film franchise to gross $7 billion with the release of Fast X.
The Spider-Man franchise became the third film franchise to gross $10 billion with the release of Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse.
Oppenheimer had the highest-grossing opening weekend for an R-rated film since the Covid-19 pandemic. It is the highest-grossing World War II film of all time, surpassing Dunkirk (2017), also directed by Christopher Nolan.
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