Quiz: The Ultimate Top-Grossing Movies Quiz
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The Ultimate Top-Grossing Movies Quiz
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About This Quiz

There are big movies, and then there are BIG movies. Take our quiz and test your knowledge of the top-grossing films of all-time.

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Adjusting for inflation (and the fact that ticket prices have outpaced inflation) makes a big difference when you're looking at movie grosses over 100 years. According to the 2014 Guinness Book of World Records, what's the top-grossing movie of all time (adjusted for inflation)?
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What's the top-grossing movie of all time, not adjusted for inflation?
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What's the only movie besides "Avatar" and "Titanic" in the unadjusted top 30 that isn't part of a franchise?
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How long did it take "Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens" to overtake "Avatar" for the No. 1 movie of all time in North America?
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How long did it take "Avatar" to make the same amount of money?
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How much money did "The Force Awakens" make in its first 24 hours of release?
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After "Gone With the Wind," what's the highest-grossing Best Picture Award winner?
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What's the top-grossing movie franchise of all time?
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How many movies have grossed more than $1 billion?
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How many have made more than $2 billion?
3
6
9
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What was the first Alfred Hitchcock film to be the biggest movie of the year?
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How many times has a Steven Spielberg film been the top-grossing film of the year?
4
6
8
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How many times has a Steven Spielberg movie been at the top of the all-time list?
1
2
3
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Spielberg is also the only director to have one of his own movies replace another for top-grossing film ever. Which Spielberg film passed another?
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What's the top-grossing animated film of all time?
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Which film made almost $2 billion worldwide and three times that with its live-action theatrical version?
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Three Harry Potter films have been the top-grossing film of the year: the first, last and this one.
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What's the top-grossing musical film ever (adjusted for inflation)?
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Which movie did "The Sound of Music" overtake for No. 1 of all time?
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How long had "Gone With the Wind" been the biggest movie ever?
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What's the only other movie that sat at No. 1 longer?
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What was the first Disney animated film to be the top-grossing movie of the year?
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"Jungle Book" was the biggest movie of 1967. It was 25 years before another animated film could claim that honor. What was that movie?
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What's the top-grossing war movie (besides "Gone With the Wind")?
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After "Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens," which movie had the biggest opening day in North America?
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What's the highest-grossing Pixar movie?
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In the 21st century, only two directors have had the top-grossing movie in two consecutive years. Name one.
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"Ben-Hur" was the top-grossing movie of two different years. The silent version was released in 1925. When was the next "Ben-Hur?"
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Tom Cruise has been in three movies that have been the top-grossing films of the year. Which was NOT one of them?
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