Highest grossing film franchises and series worldwide as of September 2018 (in billion U.S. dollars)

Highest grossing film franchises and series 2018 This statistic provides information on the highest grossing film franchises and series of all time as of September 2018. The Marvel Cinematic Universe series came top, with a total worldwide box office revenue of 17.52 billion U.S. dollars. Of the twenty films in the series, the average revenue was estimated at 876.11 million U.S. dollars per film. "Avengers: Infinity War" was the franchise's highest grossing film with a worldwide box office revenue of 2.05 billion U.S. dollars.
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Marvel Cinematic UniverseStar WarsJ.K Rowling's Wizarding WorldJames BondMiddle-earthX-MenThe Fast and the FuriousBatmanJurassic ParkAvengersSpider-ManPirates of the CaribbeanTransformersDC Extended UniverseDespicable MeMission: ImpossibleShrekThe Twilight SagaIce AgeThe Hunger Games
Total worldwide box office revenue17.529.248.547.045.885.735.1354.994.974.854.524.393.783.713.543.513.353.222.97
Average revenue of series0.870.840.950.270.840.520.640.3311.660.810.90.730.750.930.590.70.670.640.74
Highest grossing film in series2.052.071.341.111.120.781.521.081.672.050.891.071.120.871.160.770.920.830.890.87
Marvel Cinematic UniverseStar WarsJ.K Rowling's Wizarding WorldJames BondMiddle-earthX-MenThe Fast and the FuriousBatmanJurassic ParkAvengersSpider-ManPirates of the CaribbeanTransformersDC Extended UniverseDespicable MeMission: ImpossibleShrekThe Twilight SagaIce AgeThe Hunger Games
Total worldwide box office revenue17.529.248.547.045.885.735.1354.994.974.854.524.393.783.713.543.513.353.222.97
Average revenue of series0.870.840.950.270.840.520.640.3311.660.810.90.730.750.930.590.70.670.640.74
Highest grossing film in series2.052.071.341.111.120.781.521.081.672.050.891.071.120.871.160.770.920.830.890.87
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This statistic provides information on the highest grossing film franchises and series of all time as of September 2018. The Marvel Cinematic Universe series came top, with a total worldwide box office revenue of 17.52 billion U.S. dollars. Of the twenty films in the series, the average revenue was estimated at 876.11 million U.S. dollars per film. "Avengers: Infinity War" was the franchise's highest grossing film with a worldwide box office revenue of 2.05 billion U.S. dollars.
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September 2018
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as of September 2018
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