The billion-dollar box-office club
Only a handful of movies qualify for the exclusive club of films that have taken in more than $1 billion in worldwide box office -- and only two have made more than $2 billion. By Charles Fleming | Source: Los Angeles Times, Box Office Mojo
'Iron Man 3,' 2013 | $1.215 billion
"Iron Man 3" crossed the $1-billion milestone after 23 days at the global box office, according to distributor Walt Disney Studios. The 3-D film, directed by Shane Black and starring Robert Downey Jr., cost Disney about $200 million to produce.