What was the first film to gross one billion dollars?
#74183. Asked by jarmoe. (Jan 05 07 6:09 AM)
No film has ever reach one billion but below are the top 6 in millions...click link to see the full list of the top 1,000!|
December 19th, 1997
Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope
May 25th, 1977
May 19th, 2004
E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial
June 11th, 1982
Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace
May 19th, 1999
Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest
July 7th, 2006
September 9, 2006 -- There are THREE films to reach the billion dollar mark:|
"Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest, the swashbuckling summer blockbuster from Walt Disney Pictures and Jerry Bruckheimer Films, added a new milestone on Friday, September 8, 2006 when it officially crossed the $1 billion mark ($1,002.6 billion) at the global box office, and became only the third film in history (behind Titanic and The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King) to achieve this extraordinary feat, it was announced today, Saturday, September 09, 2006, by Dick Cook, chairman of The Walt Disney Studios."
Thanks zbeck, i was about to correct skysmom65! Come on, Pirates stars Johnny Depp! of course its going to get more than 1 billion dollars! lol|
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