What are the highest grossing sports in the world?
Total money grossed? Soccer...there are too many players world wide, not to be the top money winners. Even if they averaged $100K per, they would easily exceed baseball totals.
Well Soccer (or Football for everyone else but the US) isn't actually a very high income grossing sport. Sure lot's of people play it, but most players make almost nothing for salary around the world, and the games are played in front of non-paying fans, the exception is the European Leagues such as the EPL.
Sport Leagues in the US by far exceed anything else in the world
The highest money making sports leagues in the world are they are as follows:
1) The National Football League - $6.3 Billion
2) Major League Baseball - $6.0 Billion
3) The National Basketball Association - $4.0 Billion
4)The Premier League - $3.05 Billion
5) National Hockey League - $2.56 Billion
6) Indian premier league grossing $1.8 billion per year.this competition will held less than 50 days
Avatar is the highest grossing Oscar winning movie of all time worldwide. Avatar is also the highest grossing Oscar winner domestically because the highest grossing movie, Star Wars: The Force Awakens did not win in the 5 Oscar categories in was nominated for. When adjusted for inflation, Gone with the Wind in the highest grossing Oscar winning movie. - If you mean the highest grossing movie that won the Best Picture Oscar, that would also…
By highest selling, I assume you mean highest grossing. Highest Grossing Movie in the U.S.A (not adjusted for inflation): Titanic (1997) -- $600,779,824 (not adjusted) or $908,688,900 (adjusted) Highest Grossing Movie in the U.S.A (adjusted for inflation): Gone with the Wind -- $198,676,459 (not adjusted) or $1,430,476,000 (adjusted)
The highest grossing movie directed by a woman is 2008's Mamma Mia! directed by Phyllida Lloyd. It grossed over $572 million world-wide. The highest grossing movie in the US that was directed by a woman is 2000's Shrek directed by Vicky Jenson (and Andrew Adamson) with $267 million. The highest grossing non-animated movie in the US directed by a woman is 2008's Twilight directed by Catherine Hardwicke with $191 million.
As both Harry Potter and Twilight are part of a series, they consist of more than one movie: Titanic is the second highest grossing movie ever making a total of $2,185,372,302. Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows - Part 2 is the fourth highest grossing movie with $1,341,511,219 and the highest grossing Harry Potter movie. The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 2 is the thirty-fifth highest grossing movie earning $829,685,377 and is the highest grossing…
According to several online sources, the highest grossing movie in US history is Avatar, released in 2009. Interestingly, both it and the second highest grossing film, 1997's Titanic, were written and directed by James Cameron. See the link below for the most up-to-date listing of the biggest money-makers among movies.