Originally Posted by Pavlos
No. Not in inflation adjusted dollars. GWTW is still #1 and Star Wars #2. Avatar is moving up the list though.
And now that the Academy has expanded the best picture nominees to something like 80 different movies, it got a best picture nomination.
It's the highest grossing movie at the box office. second is Titanic, another Cameron movie.
I don't know about when it comes to general income including merchandise, DVDs etc though. I doubt much is ever going to beat Star Wars.