Revenues for 2022 films .. “Top Jean” in the lead, with 1.5 billion dollars
History : 2022-12-30 (12:19 PM)
| by: Osama Sheikh Idris
The box office returned in 2022 to a relative recovery after two years of closure due to the Corona pandemic, as some films succeeded in exceeding one billion dollars.
And the movie “Top Gun: Maverick” came at the forefront of the films that collected the most revenue during 2022, with a total of nearly $ 1.5 billion.
The story of the film revolves around a professional pilot in the US Air Force, played by Tom Cruise, who enters an experiment to teach others to fly new aircraft. The film won two Golden Globe Awards for Best Picture and a Grammy Award for Best Motion Picture Score.
And the movie “Jurassic World: Dominion” ranked second with revenues of nearly one billion dollars, and the work is the third part of the dinosaur film series, as the first version was released in 1993, and the second in 2015.
Produced by Universal Pictures, directed by Colin Trevor, starring Chris Pratt and Bryce Dallas Howard. This part deals with the story of scientists who want to control the future by modifying the genes of dinosaurs, but things get out of control.
And “Doctor Strange 2” ranked third, with $955 million. The movie is one of the Marvel Comics comics, the second part, and its story revolves around a neuroscientist with superpowers who goes on adventures in the world of magic.
Minions: Rise of a Puppy came in fourth, with revenues of $939.4 million. It is an animated film and is suitable for children and families. The work is the second part of another movie of the same name that was released in 2015.
Although it was released less than a month ago, the second part of the Avatar movie managed to rank fifth, with revenues amounting to $ 889 million. It remains the highest-grossing film of all time, with $2.9 billion in ticket sales.
The second part of the film takes viewers back to the magical world of Pandora, where in the first part the people of the Blue Navi fought the colonial humans seeking to control the natural resources of the moon.
In sixth place was the movie “Black Panther: Wakanda Forever”, with revenues exceeding $801 million. The work is Marvel’s third film this year, and it was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Picture.
And in seventh place was the movie “The Batman”, with revenues exceeding $ 770 million, and it is from the “CD” series and one of the most prominent films of the American “Warner Brothers” company.
The film’s hero, Robert Pattinson, for the first time embodies the role of Bruce Wayne “Batman”, with the participation of stars Paul Dano, Colin Farrell and star Zoe Kravitz.
And the movie “Thor: Love and Thunder” ranked eighth with 761 million dollars, and it deals with the story of an American superhero, based on the character of Thor, created by Marvel Comics. The film is directed by Taika Waititi and stars Chris Hemsworth, Tessa Thompson, Natalie Portman.
And in ninth place, the movie “Water Gate Bridge” came with revenues of $ 626.5 million, and it is one of the Chinese war films, and it is the second part of the movie
“The Battle at Lake Changjin” is based on the historical fighting at Funshilin Pass during the Battle of Chosin Reservoir in the Korean War.
Finally, “Moon Man” came in tenth place with revenues of $ 460 million. It is also a Chinese movie, but a comedy with a science-fiction story. The work deals with the story of “Duguyue”, who, after being unexpectedly left on the surface of the Moon, becomes the last person in existence when an asteroid destroys the Earth.
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