With 112 movie sequels currently on their way – including Avatar 2 and Fast X – it’s safe to say that film franchises are most certainly having a moment right now.
With this in mind, the team at Betway have created an index of the most successful film franchises of all time.
According to the data, Star Wars is the most successful film franchise of all time, with an admirable score of 69.3 out of 90.
The long-standing movie franchise has successfully secured huge box office takings of $10.3B (£8.9B) and won 348 awards. It’s no surprise that the film series has an overall average IMDb rating of 7.3 and has a massive 4,066,600 searches for its movie titles.
The Spider-Man film series follows closely behind, claiming its spot in second place as one of the biggest franchise successes with a score of 65.3 out of 90.
Marvel makes its way to third, as one of the most successful movie franchises of all time with a heroic score of 62.7 out of 90.
The most successful film franchises of all time
Star Wars – 69.3/90
Spider-Man – 65.3/90
Marvel – 62.7/90
Wizarding World (Harry Potter) – 62.6/90
Batman – 61.5/90
James Bond – 57.9/90
Jurassic Park – 50.5/90
Middle Earth (Lord of The Rings) – 47.5/90
Fast & Furious – 45.8/90
X-Men – 38.3/90