2. Star Wars (1977)

Total earnings: $1,635,137,900

The very first installment of George Lucas’s smash-hit space opera saga still steals the top spot in the Star Wars universe to this day.

Famous line: “The Force will be with you, always.”

Fun Fact: George Lucas was so convinced his film would flop that he vacationed in Hawaii with Steven Spielberg instead of attending the premiere.

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