Admiral Buzzkill wrote:
BTW, the most successful film in history had a "Fresh" rating slightly lower than Star Trek Into Darkness.
By the measure of nominal dollars, Avatar
is the winner, yes.
Box Office Mojo
doesn't have a worldwide adjusted for inflation chart, only domestic. But it looks like Gone with the Wind
would easily be the winner in adjusted sales, worldwide, since it wins the adjusted domestic hands down, and since it made about the same amount foreign as domestic.
It's probably meaningful on point only to talk about recent history.