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'Avatar' tops list of most pirated movies

'Avatar': This 3D sci-fi Blockbuster/action packed love story just broke the world record as the highest grossing film of all time, with more than $2 Billion. (A scene from the 2009 film, 'Avatar.')

October 13, 2011 12:00:00 AM PDT
James Cameron's movie "Avatar" topped the list of the most pirated movies of all time, according to a website.

According to TorrentFreak.com, a website that keeps tabs on Internet downloading, "Avatar" was No. 1 on the list with 21 million downloads.

"Avatar" is also the highest grossing movie of all time.

Coming in second and third are "The Dark Knight" and "Transformers" with about 19 million downloads each.

"Inception" comes in fourth with 18 million downloads. "The Hangover" rounds out the top five with 17 million.