In 2017, Hollywood made huge box office gains in China; from popular action films like Dunkirk, Spider-Man, Wonder Woman, to fantastic animation like Coco, and Beauty and the Beast.
Let’s break down the highest-rated feature films of 2017, as ranked by IMDb user votes as of Dec. 19, 2017.
* Reference: IMDb (Internet Movie Database)
106 min | Action, Drama, History
Allied soldiers from Belgium, the British Empire and France are surrounded by the German Army, and evacuated during a fierce battle in World War II.
Votes: 284,232 | Gross: $188.37M
Coco (I) (2017)
105 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy
Aspiring musician Miguel, confronted with his family’s ancestral ban on music, enters the Land of the Dead to find his great-great-grandfather, a legendary singer.
Votes: 41,873 | Gross: $156.12M
Kingsman: The Golden Circle (2017)
141 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy
When their headquarters are destroyed and the world is held hostage, the Kingsman’s journey leads them to the discovery of an allied spy organization in the US. These two elite secret organizations must band together to defeat a common enemy.
Votes: 116,865 | Gross: $100.20M
Murder on the Orient Express (2017)
114 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
When a murder occurs on the train he’s travelling on, celebrated detective Hercule Poirot is recruited to solve the case.
Votes: 58,133 | Gross: $98.72M
Darkest Hour (2017)
125 min | Biography, Drama, History
During the early days of World War II, the fate of Western Europe hangs on the newly-appointed British Prime Minister Winston Churchill, who must decide whether to negotiate with Hitler, or fight on against incredible odds.
Votes: 3,053 | Gross: $2.85M
Blade Runner 2049 (2017)
164 min | Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
A young blade runner’s discovery of a long-buried secret leads him to track down former blade runner Rick Deckard, who’s been missing for thirty years.
Votes: 161,880 | Gross: $91.52M
Spider-Man: Homecoming (2017)
133 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Peter Parker balances his life as an ordinary high school student in Queens with his superhero alter-ego Spider-Man, and finds himself on the trail of a new menace prowling the skies of New York City.
Votes: 253,175 | Gross: $334.20M
Wonder Woman (2017)
141 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy
When a pilot crashes and tells of conflict in the outside world, Diana, an Amazonian warrior in training, leaves home to fight a war, discovering her full powers and true destiny.
Votes: 346,936 | Gross: $412.56M
Beauty and the Beast (2017)
129 min | Family, Fantasy, Musical
An adaptation of the fairy tale about a monstrous-looking prince and a young woman who fall in love.
Votes: 185,999 | Gross: $504.01M
140 min | Action, Adventure, Drama
After the apes suffer unimaginable losses, Caesar wrestles with his darker instincts and begins his own mythic quest to avenge his kind.
Votes: 139,908 | Gross: $146.88M