GameSpot may receive revenue from affiliate and advertising partnerships for sharing this content and from purchases through links.

Super Mario Bros. Movie Has Now Made More Money Than This Iconic Disney Movie

Only 19 movies in the history of cinema have made more money than The Super Mario Bros. Movie.

1 Comments

The Super Mario Bros. Movie continues to make money at the box office, and now it's passed a popular Disney movie to climb even higher up the charts for animated movies.

The Super Mario Bros. Movie has earned $1.288 billion globally, which means it has now climbed past 2013's Frozen ($1.284 billion) to rank No. 3 all time on the animated charts, according to Variety. The movie now trails only Frozen II ($1.45 billion) and The Lion King's remake ($1.66 billion) on the charts for highest-grossing animated movies of all time.

The highest-grossing animated movies of all time can be seen below. As you will notice, Disney and Universal are responsible for every movie inside the top 10.

Highest-grossing animated movies all time

  1. The Lion King -- $1.66 billion
  2. Frozen 2 -- $1.45 billion
  3. The Super Mario Bros. Movie -- 1.288 billion
  4. Frozen -- $1.284 billion
  5. Incredibles 2 -- $1.24 billion
  6. Minions -- $1.16 billion
  7. Toy Story 4 -- $1.073 billion
  8. Toy Story 3 -- $1.067 billion
  9. Despicable Me 3 -- $1.034 billion
  10. Finding Dory -- $1.029 billion

Looking beyond just animated movies, The Super Mario Bros. Movie now sits at No. 20 all-time, ahead of films like The Dark Knight Rises, Spider-Man: Far From Home, Aquaman, The Fate of the Furious, and more.

Given the massive commercial success of The Super Mario Bros. Movie, many are wondering if a sequel will be made, and it sure looks like that's going to happen.

For more, check out GameSpot's The Super Mario Bros. Movie review. The movie is still playing in theaters, or you can watch it at home.

Got a news tip or want to contact us directly? Email news@gamespot.com

Join the conversation
There are 1 comments about this story