The film industry is full of staggering highs and devastating lows. Whether it’s the hero saving the damsel in distress, or the would-be romantic lamenting the one that got away.
But the thrill of victory and agony of defeat is never so fully realized than at the box office, where the receipts tell the story. As in any year, 2013 had its huge smashes, incredible flops, and box office gold that will sustain Hollywood until the next award season.
Let’s take a moment to review which films from 2013 did the best at the box office, which lost the most money, and which stars had the most draw in 2013.