The box-office did everything but disappoint this year, serving hits one after the other. From expected winners like the live-action remake of the dreamy Disney classic, Beauty and the Beast, to tearjerkers like Logan, let’s look back at this year’s box-office winners.
The Lego Batman Movie
After the success of The Lego Movie came The Lego Batman Movie that followed the adventures of Batman as he continued to protect Gotham City from the Joker. This time however, the stakes were higher because things got personal between the arch-rivals. A hilarious character lineup and packed with memorable one-liners; this movie was a winner.
The maestro, Christopher Nolan’s war extraordinaire film, Dunkirk, brought a memorable mix of action, emotion, an incredible cinematic experience, and an ensemble cast. The film is said to have grossed a whopping $186 million.
The Fate of the Furious
The Fast and Furious franchise is one of the most coveted global franchises to have marked its name in the pages of Hollywood history. Despite the untimely demise of Paul Walker, the franchise has managed to deliver every single time progressively grossing more than the previous installment.
The 10th installment in the X-men series, Logan, follows Professor X and an aged Wolverine as they attempt to protect the latter’s daughter from their enemies. A true tearjerker, Logan was the 2nd highest grossing R-rated film of 2017.
Despicable Me 3
Gru, the girls, and his minions are back but this time with Gru’s twin brother. This installment follows the gang as they defeat their newest threat, Balthazar Bratt. Hilarious and ridiculously cute, you are in for a real treat.
Stephen King’s bestseller novel was brought to life on the big screen as Pennywise terrorizes the lives of seven children only to lead them to face their own personal demons. It has been reported to be the 3rd highest grossing R-rated movie of all time.
Tom Holland’s debut performance was praised by critics globally. Spider-man: Homecoming focuses on Peter Parker as he juggles his newfound abilities with high school whilst combating the Vulture.
Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2
The hilarious ensemble cast is back; this time exploring the realms of the universe to find out more about Star-Lord’s mysterious past. Packed with action and witty one-liners, this one is a must watch.
Gal Gadot slayed everyone’s life after her portrayal of the iconic Wonder Woman; who leaves her home to end the ongoing World War after rescuing an American pilot. A true delight to watch, Wonder Woman has earned the #1 spot on the list of Best Superhero Movies of All Time.
Beauty and the Beast
A true live-action remake of the classic and dreamy Disney romance, Beauty and the Beast was the highest grossing film of 2017. With top-notch performances from the leads, Beauty and the Beast was enchanting, mesmerizing and simply perfect.
With much anticipated projects such as Star Wars: The Last Jedi released this month, it seems like 2017 isn’t quite done with its quota for serving some of the best movies of all time. Well, we’re not complaining. What’s your list of best movies for 2017?