Avatar - is 'The Biggest movie of all time'?

Everyone’s saying how Avatar is the biggest movie of all time. Yes, it’s a good movie, but is it the best? They base this claim on the income from ticket sales. But the price of a ticket keeps going up! If you look at films based on the number of tickets sold, then Avatar is actually number 26!

    1. “Gone With the Wind” (1939) 202,044,600
    2. “Star Wars” (1977) 178,119,600
    3. “The Sound of Music” (1965) 142,415,400
    4. “E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial” (1982) 141,854,300
    5. “The Ten Commandments” (1956) 131,000,000
    6. “Titanic” (1997) 128,345,900
    7. “Jaws” (1975) 128,078,800
    8. “Doctor Zhivago” (1965) 124,135,500
    9. “The Exorcist” (1973) 110,568,700
    10. “Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs” (1937) 109,000,000
    11. “101 Dalmatians” (1961) 99,917,300
    12. “The Empire Strikes Back” (1980) 98,180,600
    13. “Ben-Hur” (1959) 98,000,000
    14. “Return of the Jedi” (1983) 94,059,400
    15. “The Sting” (1973) 89,142,900
    16. “Raiders of the Lost Ark” (1981) 88,141,900
    17. “Jurassic Park” (1993) 86,205,800
    18. “The Graduate” (1967) 85,571,400
    19. “Star Wars: Episode I” (1999) 84,825,800
    20. “Fantasia” (1941) 83,043,500

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