What Star Wars Movie Made the Most Money?

In the galaxy far, far away, Star Wars has been a cultural phenomenon that has spanned over four decades. The franchise has produced numerous movies, TV shows, books, games, and toys.

But which Star Wars movie made the most money? Let’s take a look at the box office numbers.

Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Released in 2015, The Force Awakens is the seventh installment in the Star Wars saga and the first movie under the Disney era. The film features new and old characters such as Rey, Finn, Kylo Ren, and Han Solo. It grossed a whopping $2.07 billion worldwide and became the highest-grossing Star Wars movie of all time.

Star Wars: The Last Jedi

The Last Jedi is the eighth episode in the Star Wars saga and was released in 2017. It picks up immediately after the events of The Force Awakens and follows Rey’s journey to find Luke Skywalker while the Resistance is on the run from the First Order. Despite mixed reviews from fans and critics alike, it still managed to make $1.33 billion globally.

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story

Rogue One is an anthology film that takes place before the events of Episode IV: A New Hope. It tells the story of a group of rebels who steal plans for the Death Star.

Unlike other Star Wars movies, Rogue One doesn’t follow any Jedi or Skywalker but still managed to impress fans with its gritty tone and epic battle scenes. It made $1.06 billion worldwide.

Star Wars: Episode I – The Phantom Menace

The Phantom Menace marked George Lucas’s return to directing after a 22-year hiatus from directing feature films. It’s set 32 years before A New Hope and introduces characters such as Qui-Gon Jinn, Obi-Wan Kenobi, and Anakin Skywalker. Despite mixed reviews upon its release, it still made $1.02 billion worldwide.

Conclusion

In summary, Star Wars: The Force Awakens is the highest-grossing Star Wars movie of all time, followed by The Last Jedi, Rogue One, and The Phantom Menace. Regardless of their box office success, each movie has contributed to the rich and diverse mythology of the Star Wars universe.

Who knows which movie will take the top spot in the future? May the Force be with us.

  • Star Wars: The Force Awakens – $2.07 billion
  • Star Wars: The Last Jedi – $1.33 billion
  • Rogue One: A Star Wars Story – $1.06 billion
  • Star Wars: Episode I – The Phantom Menace – $1.02 billion