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With the release of its 20th film, "Incredibles 2," last month, Pixar continued a streak of box-office domination that began with the release of its first film, "Toy Story," in 1995.

Though each Pixar film released has made the studio a substantial net profit, not every movie has lived up to the success of some of the company's true blockbusters.

Referencing Box Office Mojo's and The Numbers' sales and production statistics for each film, we've ranked all 20 Pixar movies so far by their global net profit.

We subtracted production budgets from worldwide box-office grosses to estimate which Pixar film has been the most financially successful. (This calculation doesn't take inflation or additional costs like marketing into account, so actual, adjusted net profits would vary, and increase for older films.)

Read on to see which Pixar film came out on top:

20. "The Good Dinosaur" (2015) -  $144.7 million (R1.9 billion)

Disney / Pixar

Global box-office gross: $332.2 million 

Production budget: $187.5 million

19. "Cars 3" (2017) - $208.9 million (R2.8 billion)

Disney/Pixar

Global box-office gross: $383.9 million

Production budget: $175 million

18. "A Bug's Life" (1998) - $243.2 million (R3.3 billion)

Disney / Pixar

Global box-office gross: $363.2 million

Production budget: $120 million

17. "Cars" (2006) - $342.2 million (R4.6 billion)

Disney / Pixar

Global box-office gross: $462.2 million

Production budget: $120 million 

16. "Toy Story" (1995) - $343.5 million (R4.7 billion)

Disney / Pixar

Global box-office gross: $373.5 million

Production budget: $30 million 

15. "WALL-E" (2008) - $353.2 million (R4.8 billion)

Disney / Pixar

Global box-office gross: $533.2 million

Production budget: $180 million

14. "Brave" (2012) - $355.4 million (R4.9 billion)

Disney / Pixar

Global box-office gross: $540.4 million 

Production budget: $185 million

13. "Cars 2" (2011) - $362.1million (R5 billion)

Disney / Pixar

Global box-office gross: $562.1 million 

Production budget: $200 million 

12. "Toy Story 2" (1999) - $407.3 million (R5.6 billion)

Disney / Pixar

Global box-office gross: $497.3 million 

Production budget: $90 million

11. "Incredibles 2" (2018) - $456.5 million (R6.2 billion)

Disney

Global box-office gross: $656.5 million

Production budget: $200 million

10. "Monsters Inc." (2001) - $462.4 million (R6.3 billion)

Disney / Pixar

Global box-office gross: $577.4 million 

Production budget: $115 million

9. "Ratatouille" (2007) - $470.7 million (R6.4 billion)

Disney / Pixar

Global box-office gross: $620.7 million

Production budget: $150 million 

8. "The Incredibles" (2004) - $541 million (R7.4 billion)

Disney / Pixar

Global box-office gross: $633 million 

Production budget: $92 million

7. "Monsters University" (2013) - $544.2 million (R7.5 billion)

Disney / Pixar

Global box-office gross: $744.2 million

Production budget: $200 million

6. "UP" (2009) - $560 million (R7.7 billion)

Disney / Pixar

Global box-office gross: $735 million  

Production budget: $175 million

5. "Coco" (2017) - $631.9 million (R8.6 billion)

Disney/Pixar

Global box-office gross: $806.9 million

Production budget: $175 million

4. "Inside Out" (2015) - $682.6 million (R9.3 billion)

Disney / Pixar

Global box-office gross: $857.6 million 

Production budget: $175 million

3. "Finding Dory" - $828.5 million (R11.3 billion)

Disney/Pixar

Global box-office gross: $1.028 billion

Production budget: $200 million

2. "Finding Nemo" (2003) - $846.3 million (R11.6 billion)

Disney / Pixar

Global box-office gross: $940.3 million

Production budget: $94 million

1. "Toy Story 3" (2010) - $866.9 million (R11.9 billion)

Disney / Pixar

Global box-office gross: $1.066 billion  

Production budget: $200 million

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