The 5 Highest Grossing Movies In 2021!!!
It appears that “Spider-Man: No Way Home” was the highest-grossing movie of 2021. The film took in $572,671,855, which was a record high. Also, worldwide, Spider-Man: No Way Home estimated gross was around a billion.
Marvel Studios Lead The Way In The Box Office
During the Pandemic, theaters were closed until the beginning of 2020. However, in 2021 they have made a remarkable comeback. Many people were skeptical about returning to the theater. As a result, many movies pushed back the date of their releases. But films have made a remarkable comeback. According to Looper News, As people ventured back into theater seats, the numbers went up for ticket sales.
With that being said, this new installment of Sony and Marvel’s third Spider-Man has done phenomenally. In this movie, the superhero messes with the multiverse when he enlists Doctor Strange for help after his identity is revealed to the world. Spiderman, aka Peter Parker, which actor Tom Holland plays, is exposed to the world. If you are a Marvel fan, you don’t want to miss this movie. Here is what Paul Dergarabedian, senior analyst at Comscore,
″‘Spider-Man: No Way Home’s’ sprint to $1 billion within the context of this still pandemically-challenged marketplace is nothing short of astonishing,” said Paul Dergarabedian, senior media analyst at Comscore. “It demonstrates the power of a great movie to draw fans around the world to enjoy the shared and communal experience that only the movie theater can provide.”
Number 2 – Shang-Chi And The Legend Of The Ten Rings
This movie grossed around $224,543,292. This is a film created by Walt Disney Studios.
“Marvel Studios’ “Shang-Chi and The Legend of The Ten Rings” star Simu Liu as Shang-Chi, who must confront the past he thought he left behind when he is drawn into the web of the mysterious Ten Rings organization. The film also stars Tony Leung as Wenwu, Awkwafina as Shang-Chi’s friend Katy and Michelle Yeoh as Jiang Nan, as well as Fala Chen, Meng’er Zhang, Florian Munteanu, and Ronny Chieng, as reported by Marvel.”
In the number 3 – Venom: Let There Be Change
This movie made $212,527,511. This movie is about Eddie Brock the reporter (Tom Hardy) and the alien symbiote Venom. Cletus Kasady becomes the host of an offshoot of Venom named Carnage. Venom was intended by Sony to be the start of a new shared universe. The sequel to the first installment did very well. But not as well as the first movie Venom. However, in 2021, it is in the top 3 spots.
Eddie attempts to reignite his career by interviewing serial killers. The killer escapes prison and the fight persues.
Number 4 – Black Widow
Another Marvel movie makes the top 5. The Black Widow was released in July 2020 and has grossed over $300 million. The movie stars actor Scarlett Johansson as Natasha Romanoff aka Black Widow. Also, Florence Pugh, David Harbour, O-T Fagbenele, Olga Kurylenko, William Hurt, and Ray Winstone. The Black Widow is on the run. She is forced to confront her past. This film was a long time in the making. The actual idea started in 2004. However, the work did not begin until 2017, as reported by Wiki.
Number 5 – F9: The Fast Saga
The Fast & Furious has become one of the most celebrated sequels. It all began with “The Fast & Furious (2001). However, in this 9th installment, we find some of the original cast members, Tyrese Gibson and Vin Diesel. In addition, rapper Ludacris, Michele Rodriquez, Jordana Brewster, and John Cena are all starring in the movie. Of course, Dwayne Johnson aka The Rock has refused to do anymore (Fast & Furious Movies). On another note, unfortunately, one of the main characters who started with The Fast & Furious (Paul Walker) died. Therefore, he has not been a part of the sequels.
Be that as it may, this 9th installment is filled with just as much action. In fact, the movie has been the seventh highest-grossing film series of all time. Bring in over $6 billion. So, there you have it. The highest-grossing movies in 2021.