Several movies get released in America, every week, but only a few manage to impress the audience and become a commercial success at the same time. From Beauty and the Beast to Despicable Me 3, this year brings different genres of films which are dominating the box office market.
Take a look at 7 such movies that have done extremely well at the domestic box office.
Beauty and the Beast
Director: Bill Condon
Bill Condon recreated the animated movie of Beauty and the Beast which waltzed the Box Office. The live- action movie features Emma Watson as Beauty and Dan Stevens as the Beast, with supporting characters like Luke Evans, Kevine Kline, not to forget Emma Thompson and Josh Gad who were the first gay characters to stare in Disney Movies. The Movie, which was released on March 17, went on to gain $ 1.748 million at the opening weekend and $732 million overseas.
Total Gross at Box Office : $504,014,165
Director: Patty Jenkins
This is DC's highest-grossing female oriented movie starring Gal Gadot as the protagonist. It has already surpassed Iron Man 3. Wonder Woman is a top live – action Movie directed by a woman. In this movie, Gal Gadot 's character Diana of Themyscira tries to see good in everyone and battle supervillain Ares and all these in the backdrop of First World War. The movie has grossed over $814 million worlds wide and seventeenth highest grossing film franchise
Total Gross at Box Office: $409,841,142
Guardians of Galaxy Vol 2
Director: James Gunn
As usual Marvel's studios are the kings of the Box Office, Guardians of Galaxy Vol 2 is the sequel of the Guardians of Galaxy which also fared well at the Box Office. In this sequel, the Guardians safeguard their new found family as they unravel the mystery of parentage of Peter Quill. Guardians of Galaxy Vol 2 went on to become a summer blockbuster faring $854.8 million at the Office
Total Gross at the Box Office : $389,706,914
Director: John Watts
The web-slinger went to pull off the profits at the Box Office. Although the Spider-man sequels have done well at the theatres. Spiderman Homecoming is the highest grossing of the sequels. The movie revolves around the superhero Peter Parker who returns back to his town and finds difficult to manage his daily life. The superhero character later saves New York from the threats. The sequel gained $ 747 million worldwide.
Total Gross at the Box Office: $325,687,794
Despicable Me 3
Director: Pierre Coffin and Kyle Balda
Presented by Illumination entertainment, Despicable Me 3 is one of the highest grossing animated movies followed by the Shrek series. Interestingly the four movies of Despicable Me have done well at the Box Office. Despicable Me 3 is the story about Gru, who meets his long lost twin brother Dru and how they team up together to commit the crime for one last time. The sequel went on to achieve $259. 05 and $741 .4 million worldwide
Total Gross at the Box Office: $259,048,175
Director: James Mangold
X men spin off Logan is the highest R- rated action movie. The movie Logan is about the weary Logan who cares for the ailing professor at a remote outpost at the Mexican Border. His plans get upside down when he meets his own mutant. The movie went on to earn $4 million and $598+ worldwide
Total Gross at the Box Office : $226,277,068
The Fate of the Furious
Director: F. Gary Gray
Fast and Furious has grown its franchise bigger with its eight installments. The addition involves action and unexpected challenge in the story, from Dom and Letty marriage to the retirement of Brian and Mara Fate. Furious has earned $1.060 million and 81% overseas. The fate of the Furious is one of the 30 movies to cross 1 billion in global level
Total Gross at the Box Office : $225,764,765