Top 10 movies of 2008
The finest movies that hit big in the worldwide market
2008 ended up with an extravagant display of breathtaking and impressive movies that entertained viewers all over the world. Judging by the size of their gross sale internationally, here is the list of the top 10 merited successful movies of the year.
The sitting at the top is the remake of the DC comic hero, the Batman. But the movie doesn’t ride the glory of the popular name but instead the director titled it as The Dark Knight. The film features Christian Bale as Bruce Wayne and the late Heath Ledger as Joker. It has gained $1,003 Billion in gross sales worldwide.
The second film that hit it big in 2008 is the Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull movie. Jones was once again needed to discover a crystal artifact and save humanity when this ancient artifact falls in the hand of the bad guys. $786.6 Million in gross sales were listed after its theatrical showing worldwide.
The third movie to join the list is Kung Fu Panda. Jack Black as PO together with other characters played by great celebrities like Dustin Hoffman, Angelina Jolie, Jackie Chan, Seth Rogen, and Lucy Liu, made the movie earned $631.7 Million international gross sales.
Will Smith movie “Hancock” take the fourth place on the list. It grosses to $624.4 Million. He played the not so love hero of the modern world. This movie entertained viewers worldwide with its concept of a superhero.
Mamma Mia! This is a musical movie named after the popular song of Abba “Mamma Mia”. Meryl Streep, Amanda Seyfried, and Pierce Brosnan are some artist that made this film go round with fun, humor, and romance. It reaches $609.8 Million in gross sales globally and the 5th placer of the list.
Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa continues to bring entertainment to people. The animated film landed sixth in the list and grossing to $603.9 Million worldwide.
Another James Bond movie takes the top 10 spot. The Quantum of Solace is number seven of the list. It grosses to $586.1 Million.
The Iron Man, a Marvel Comics character turned movie superhero, is listed number eight in the top 10 list. It has accumulated $585.2 Million worldwide sales.
WALL-E is Disney-Pixar animated movie is about a robot whose curiosity leads him to have a space adventure. The movie bags $521.3 Million gross sales from different viewers across the globe.
The last movie to complete the list is The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian. The siblings are back in Narnia to save it and bring peace back. The film ended it showings days with a gross income of $419.7 Million.
This is the list of 2008 top 10 movies with huge worldwide gross sales. What made them a success are there actors, story and great production.