For entertainment industry players , being able to produce a film that is able to attract public interest to become the highest grossing film of all time is the greatest achievement.
This is because the high number of viewers implies that the quality of the film being made has met the standards and expectations of the audience. Launching from Box Office Mojo , here are ten of the best-selling films of all time as of July-August 2020.
Avengers: End Game (2019)
This film produced by Marvel Studio and Walt Disney Pictures is able to reap a profit of up to USD2,797 billion, or around IDR39 trillion.
This film made by Joe and Anthony Russo is indeed very loved by fans of the Marvel Studio Universe (MCU). With a duration of 182 minutes, the audience is invited to see the final struggle of the Avengers who are trying to restore the order of the universe, by fighting Thanos’ main rival (Josh Brolin) and his troops.
Several Avengers such as Steve Rogers / Captain America (Chris Evans), Natasha Romanoff / Black Widow (Scarlett Johansson) to Thor (Chris Hemsworth) received help from Carol Danvers / Captain Marvel (Brie Larson), enlivening this sequel.
This film by the famous director James Cameron has made a profit of USD2,790 billion, or around IDR39 trillion. Avatar even perched for 10 years to become the highest grossing film in the world, before being shifted by Avengers: Endgame.
This Sci-fi genre film immediately boomed and received a lot of praise and appreciation thanks to its visual effects and its success in using motion capture shooting techniques.
With a film duration of 161 minutes, the audience will be invited to see life in the future in 2154 AD. This film tells of a place called Pandora, whose atmosphere is poisonous to humans, and is inhabited by the Na’vi tribe.
Again, James Cameron, this film was even lined up as one of the best films of all time in the romantic-tragedy genre. Titanic managed to reap a viewing profit of USD2,196 billion, or equivalent to IDR32 trillion.
This film tells the twists and turns of the journey of Rose DeWitt Bukater (Kate Winslet) and Jack Dawson (Leonardo Dicaprio) with a backdrop of a magnificent and wrecked titanic ship.
The love story of an aristocratic woman who is confined, together with a man who is not with a free spirit, seems to be the most romantic spice created through this 195-minute film.
Star Wars: The Force Awakens (2015)
This film is the first sequel to the Star Wars trilogy, which was able to earn a profit of USD2,068 billion, or around IDR 30 trillion.
This film by JJ Abrams tells the story of Luke Skywalker (Mark Hamill), who is the last Jedi (the hero of keeping peace and justice in the Galactic Empire) is missing. Luke is also under threat of being annihilated by the First Order Organization which has risen again after the destruction of the Galactic Empire.
In this film, there are at least three Indonesian players who join. They are Iko Uwais, Yayan Ruhian and Cecep Arief Rahman.