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'Iron Man 3' Lands on No. 5 on Highest-Grossing Movie of All Time List

June 4, 2013 (8:55 am) GMT
The Robert Downey Jr.-starring superhero movie sits two spots behind another Marvel movie, 'The Avengers'.

Marvel scores big with Shane Black-directed "". According to BoxOfficeMojo, the -led superhero movie becomes the fifth biggest-grossing movie of all time with $1.18 billion behind "".

It becomes the second Marvel movie to enter the coveted top 10 list, joining "" which also stars Downey Jr. among other A-list actors. "Avengers" sits on the third place of the chart with $1.51 billion since being released in the summer of 2012.

The first and second spots, meanwhile, are occupied by two James Cameron blockbuster films. The groundbreaking 3-D movie "" takes the top spot with a whopping $2.78 billion, and the classic "" follows with $2.18 billion.

Top 10 of highest-grossing movies of all time:

  1. "" - $2.78 billion
  2. "" - $2.18 billion
  3. "" - $1.51 billion
  4. "" - $1.34 billion
  5. "" - $1.18 billion
  6. "" - $1.12 billion
  7. "" - $1.11 billion
  8. "" - $1.10 billion
  9. "" - $1.08 billion
  10. "" - $1.06 billion


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