There are numerous Hollywood movies released in 2014. Some movies has done a good business at the box office and some are average. 2014 proved to be a kickass movie year for the filmmakers as well as the audiences. Movienasha compiled a list of Highest Grossing Hollywood Movies of 2014. They are arranged according to their rank starting from top to bottom.Please leave comment or feedback if you think differently and have something in mind which you want me to notice. Your comments or feedback are most welcome!
Top 10 Highest Grossing Hollywood Movies of 2014
1. The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies (2014)
This movie is one of the highest Grossing Hollywood Movies of 2014 in Hollywood. It is a epic fantasy adventure film directed by Peter Jackson and produced by Caroynne Cunningham, Zane Weiner, Fran Walsh. It was released on 17 December 2014 starring Martin Freeman, Richard Armitage, Ian McKellen, Evangeline Lilly, lee Pace, Benedict Cumberbatch and many others.It is the third and final installment based on the novel The Hobbit by J.R.R Tolkien. The budget of the movie was $250 million and grossed over $955.1 million at the box office.
2. Transformer: Age of Extiction (2014)
It is a 3D science fiction action film directed by Michael Bay and directed by Don Murphy, Tom DeSanto, Ian Bryce. It was released on June 27, 2014 starring Mark Wahlberg, Stanley Tucci, Nicola Peltz, Jack Reynor, Kelsey Grammer, Sophia Myles and many others. It is the fourth installment of the live action Transformers film series. This movie is the first in the series to feature Dinobots. The Budget of the movie was about $210 million and grossed over $1.091 billion across the world and become one of the highest grossing Hollywood movies of 2014.
3. Maleficent (2014)
It is a American dark fantasy film directed by Robert Stromberg and produced by Joe Roth. It was released on May 30, 2014 starring Angelina Jolie, Sharlto Copley, Elle Fanning, Sam Riley, Imelda Staunton, Juno Temple and many others. It become one of the highest grossing Hollywood movies of 2014. The movie is a live-action re-imagining animated film Sleeping Beauty of Walt Disney’s 1959. The movie received mixed reviews from critics.The budget of the movie was $180 milion and grossed over $758.4 million.
4. X-Men: days of Future Past (2014)
It is a superhero movie directed by Bryan Singer and produced by Lauren Shuler Donner, Simon Kinberg. It was released on May 23, 2014 starring Hugh Jackman, James McAvoy, Michael Fassbender, Jennifer Lawrence, Halla Berry and many others. It is based on the fictional X-Men role that appear in Marvel Comics. It is the seventh installment of the X-Men film series. It is one of the highest grossing Hollywood movies of 2014 made with a budget of $200 million and grossed $748.1 million worldwide.
5. Guardians of the Galaxy (2014)
It is a American superhero movie directed by James Gunn and produced by Kevin Feige. It was released on August 1, 2014 starring Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Dave Baustista, Vin Diesel, Bradley Cooper, lee Pace, karen Gillan, Michael Rooker and many others. It is based on the Marvel Comics superhero team of the same name Guardians of the Galaxy. It is the tenth installment in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. The movie was made under a budget of $195.9 million and grossed $774.2 worldwide. It become the highest grossing superhero films of 2014 as well as second highest grossing movie of 2014 in North America.
6. Captain America: The Winter Soldier (2014)
It is a American superhero movie directed by Anthony Russo, Joe Russo and produced by Kevin Feige. It was released on April 4, 2014 starring Chris Evans, Scarlett Johansson, Sebastian Stan, Anthony Mackie, Cobie Smulders and many others. It is the ninth installment in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. It is based on the Marvel Comics character Captain America. The movie became a critical and commercial success. The budget of the movie was $170 million and grossed around $714.8 million worldwide.
7. The Hunger Games: Mockingjay-Part 1 (2014)
It is a American science fiction war adventure movie directed by Francis Lawrence and produced by Nina Jacobson and Jon Kilik. It was released on November 21, 2014 starring Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson, Liam Hemsworth, Woody Harrelson, Elizabeth Banks and many others.It is based on the novel Mockingjay written by Suzanne Collins, the final book in The Hunger Games trilogy. It is the third installment in The Hunger Games film series. It is one of the highest grossing Hollywood movies which received mixed to positive reviews from critics. The budget of the movie was around $125 million and grossed $752.1 million worldwide.
8. Interstellar (2014)
It is a British-American science fiction epic movie directed by Christopher Nolan and produced by Lynda Obst, Emma Thomas. It was released on November 7, 2014 starring Mathew McConaughey, Anne Hathaway, Jessica Chastain, Bill Irwin, Ellen Burstyn and MIchael Caine. It is one of the highest grossing Hollywood movies which generally received positive reviews from critics. The movie was made with a budget of $165 million and grossed over $672.7 million.
9. The Amazing Spider- Man 2 (2014)
It is a American superhero movie directed Marc Webb and produced by Avi Arad and Matt Tolmach. It was released on May 2, 2014 starring Andrew Garfield, Emma Stone, Jamie Foxx, Dane DeHaan, Sally Field, Campbell Scott, Embeth Davidtz and many others. It was released with the subtitle Rise of Electro in some markets. It features the Marvel Comics Character Spider-Man. It is the fifth theatrical Spider-Man film and one of the highest grossing movies of 2014 which received mixed reviews from critics. The Budget of the movie was $200 million and grossed over $709 million.
10. Dawn of the Planet of the Apes (2014)
It is a American science fiction movie directed by Matt Reeves and produced by Peter Chemin, Dylan Clark, Rick Jaffa and Amanda Silver. It was released on July 11, 2014 starring Andy Serkis, Jason Clarke, Gary Oldman, Keri Russell, Toby Kebbell, Kodi Smit-McPhee. It is the eight film in the Planet of the Apes series. The movie received appreciation from critics for their story, visual effect, direction, emotional depth and acting. The movie was made under the budget of $170 million and grossed over $708.8 million world wide. The movie also received an Academy Award nomination for Best Visual Effects.
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