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Top-Grossing Movies to Show Trailers at Last 10 Super Bowls

Take a look at the top-grossing films that showed trailers at the last 10 Super Bowls.

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After releasing a special trailer during Super Bowl LI in 2017, Marvel’s “Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2” grossed nearly $390 million in the US in 2017, more than the other movies that had spots during the game, like “Fate of the Furious." This April 24, 2017, file photo shows, from left, actors Dave Bautista, Zoe Saldana, Pom Klementieff, Chris Pratt, Kurt Russell, Karen Gillan, director James Gunn and actor Michael Rooker at the premiere of "Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2," in London.
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EMPTY_CAPTION"Captain America: Civil War" performed well at the box offices after releasing a trailer during the 2016 game. It grossed $408 million domestically. “The Secret Life of Pets,” which also had a spot, was not far behind Marvel in the U.S., drawing in more than $368 million. This file image provided by Disney shows, from left, Chadwick Boseman as Panther, Paul Bettany as Vision, Robert Downey Jr. as Iron Man, Scarlett Johansson as Natasha Romanoff, and Don Cheadle as War Machine in a scene from the movie.
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“Jurassic World" was the #2 movie of 2017, both domestically and worldwide. After it’s 2015 Super Bowl spot, it earned $652.27 million in the U.S. and a total of $1.67 billion around the world. It became the top-grossing movie to air a trailer during the last 10 Super Bowls. This June 9, 2015, file photo shows actress Bryce Dallas Howard at the film's premiere in Hollywood, California.
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EMPTY_CAPTION"Captain America: The Winter Soldier" earned more than $259 million in the U.S. in 2014 after debuting a trailer at Super Bowl XLVIII. It grossed just more than "Transformers: Age of Extinction," which also had a Super Bowl spot. This March 13, 2014, file photo shows actors Anthony Mackie, Scarlett Johansson, Chris Evans, Samuel L. Jackson, Sebastian Stan, Emily VanCamp, Frank Grillo, Cobie Smulders, Maximiliano Hernandez, Georges St-Pierre, Callan Mulvey, Hayley Atwell, directors Joe Russo and Anthony Russo and executive producer Louis D'Esposito at the film's premiere in Hollywood, California.
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EMPTY_CAPTION"Iron Man 3" was the #2 movie in America for 2013 after it's Super Bowl spot, earning more than $409 million. It was also the #2 movie in the world, earning a total $1.3 billion. This April 17, 2013, file photo shows Robert Downey Jr. promoting the film in London.
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Marvel's "The Avengers," the first film of the Avengers series, showed off a special trailer at Super Bowl XLVI and dominated the box offices in 2012. It was the #1 movie in the U.S. and around the world, earning $623.4 million domestically and a world total of $1.5 billion. This April 11, 2012, file photo shows, from left, director Joss Whedon, actors Clark Gregg, Tom Hiddleston, Mark Ruffalo, Chris Hemsworth, Chris Evans, Scarlett Johansson, Jeremy Renner, Samuel L. Jackson, Stellan Skarsgard, Cobie Smulders and President of Production, Marvel Studios and producer Kevin Feige at the movie's premiere in Hollywood, California.
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After its 2011 Super Bowl spot, "Transformers: Dark of the Moon" became the #2 movie in the U.S. and the world, earning more than $352 million domestically and $1.12 billion around the world. In this publicity image released by Paramount Pictures, Shia LaBeouf plays Sam Witwicky in a scene from the movie.
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EMPTY_CAPTION"Alice in Wonderland" also became the #2 movie in the world after its Super Bowl trailer, earning $334 in the U.S. and more than $1 billion worldwide. This Feb. 19, 2010, file photo shows, from left, cast members Johnny Depp, Matt Lucas, Crispin Glover, Michael Sheen, Mia Wasikowska, Helena Bonham Carter, and Anne Hathaway promoting the movie in Los Angeles.
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Shia LaBeouf topped the list again with "Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen," which earned $402 million in the U.S. after its 2009 Super Bowl ad. It beat Pixar's "Up," which also debuted a trailer. This June 14, 2009, file photo shows actress Megan Fox, left, and actor Shia Labeouf at the movie's premiere in Berlin, Germany.
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EMPTY_CAPTION"Iron Man," the first of the series starring Robert Downey Jr., earned $318.4 million in the U.S. after its trailer debuted at Super Bowl XLII. This 2008 file photo shows, from left, Terence Howard, Gwyneth Paltrow, John Favreau and Robert Downey Jr. at the movie's peremier in Rome.
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