2018 has begun with a much better range of movies than 2017. Many anticipated movies of 2017 ended up being huge disappointments in all aspects, as they failed with the critics, and also underperformed at the Box Office. The biggest example of this being WB’s Justice League. 2018 has started big and so far, Disney has been able to really capitalize at the box office. Here are the Highest Box Office Earnings of 2018 so far.
Insidious: The Last Key
The fourth movie in the Insidious franchise managed to make a hefty sum at the Box Office. At a budget of just $10 Million, the movie bagged $67.3 Million in US, and a total of $167 million at the worldwide Box Office.
The second movie in this sweet franchise, Paddington 2 actually had a 100% score on Rotten Tomatoes. The movie brought in just $40 Million at the Domestic Box Office, but grossed a huge total of $225 Million Worldwide for Warner Bros.
A Quiet Place
This was surely the best horror thriller of this year and it was immensely profitable for Paramount Studious. At a production budget of just $17 Million, the movie made $240 Million worldwide.
The Lara Croft reboot brought in by Warner Bros was again a win-win situation for the studios as the movie has been quite profitable. On a budget of $94 Million, the movie grossed $56 million Domestically, and brought in a total of $272 Million worldwide.
Maze Runner: The Death Cure
The third and the final movie in the Maze Runner trilogy is the one all the fans had been waiting for. Coming out in January, the movie had a production budget of $62 Million, and managed to bring in $284.9 Million.
Pacific Rim: Uprising
The sequel to the first Pacific Rim movie that came out in 2013, Uprising turned out to be a little disappointing. Universal Studios spent a budget of $150 Million upon this movie, but so far, it has managed to bring in just $288 Million worldwide.
Sony’s low profile release this year actually managed to go big on the Box Office. Having a budget of $50 Million, Peter rabbit managed to bring in $320 Million at the worldwide Box Office.
The Rock vs. huge monsters is a movie anyone would love to watch. Coming out just a little over half a month ago, WB’s Rampage managed to gross a huge $356 Million worldwide having a production budget of $120 Million.
Monster Hunt 2
This big Chinese made sequel had a decent 67% score on Rotten Tomatoes. The most surprising feat that the movie has been able to achieve is the insane amount of money that it has earned throughout the world. It has managed to gross $357 Million worldwide.
Fifty Shades Freed
Well, based upon nudity and sex, this movie has never managed to disappoint when it comes to the box office earnings. Even though all three movies have been thrashed by the critics, Fifty Shades Freed has managed to gross $368 Million at a budget of $55 Million.
Detective Chinatown 2
This is yet another Chinese made sequel that has managed to gross huge at the worldwide box office. Bringing in $531 Million worldwide, for WB, the movie has managed to surprise everyone.
Ready Player One
This is surely the best movie WB studios has put out so far. Ready Player One managed to bring in $131 Million at the US Box Office, and a hefty sum total of $554 Million at the worldwide Box Office.
Operation Red Sea
This massive hit from China proves that they are not far behind Hollywood. This Military based movie has managed to out-gross some huge Hollywood movies that have come out this year, and its total earning stands at $568 Million worldwide.
Avengers: Infinity War
This is surely the biggest movie to come out this year as it has broken the record of having the highest Box office earnings at the opening weekend in all aspects. In just 6 days of its release, the movie has managed to bring in $857 Million worldwide.
This revolutionary movie has become the highest grossing Superhero movie at the domestic Box Office standing at $689 Million. It has grossed a huge total of #1.3 Billion Worldwide.