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The Top 10 highest-grossing films of 2013 revealed

Iron Man's latest big-screen outing is officially the highest-grossing film of 2013.

Now that the year's coming to a close, the official top 10 money-spinners of 2013 have been announced, and somewhat predictably Iron Man 3 (opens in new tab) tops the list with its $1.2bn haul.

Nipping at Tony Stark's heels are the minions of Despicable Me 2 (opens in new tab) ($918.4m) in second, with Fast & Furious 6 (opens in new tab) ($788.7m) in third and Monsters University scaring up an impressive $743.6m in fourth.

Here's the full top 10:

1. Iron Man 3 - $1.2bn

2. Despicable Me 2 - $918.4m


3. Fast & Furious 6 - $788.7m


4. Monsters University - $743.6m

5. The Hunger Games: Catching Fire - $738.3m

6. Man Of Steel - $662.8m

7. Gravity - $642.5m

8. Thor: The Dark World - $621.6m

9. The Croods - $587.2m

10. World War Z - $540m

As for the Total Film Top 10 list of the year, why, you can watch our handy rundown video right here...

Josh Winning has worn a lot of hats over the years. Contributing Editor at Total Film, writer for SFX, and senior film writer at the Radio Times. Josh has also penned a novel about mysteries and monsters, is the co-host of a movie podcast, and has a library of pretty phenomenal stories from visiting some of the biggest TV and film sets in the world. He would also like you to know that he "lives for cat videos..." Don't we all, Josh. Don't we all.