The 25 Most Expensive Films Ever Made

The 25 Most Expensive Films Ever Made
The 25 Most Expensive Films Ever Made

The global cinema is witnessing a great development in terms of the production of films.

Especially with the great technological development that led to the use of modern and expensive means in the field of production such as visual and audio effects, and American cinema is dominated by the largest part in this area, especially with the interest of American production companies science fiction films Action and adventure that is very popular among film goers around the world.

As a result of these developments, the cost of producing films has increased dramatically, with the average production cost of Hollywood studios reaching about $ 100 million, and there are more Hollywood films with a production budget of more than $ 200 million per movie!

In the following list we review the most expensive 25 films in the history of cinema in terms of production costs according to Wikipedia:

25. Maleficent.


Is a fantasy film produced in the United States and presented in the year 2014.

Directed by Robert Stromberg and Walt Disney Productions, a script written by Linda Wolverton and starring Angelina Jolie as the “Maleficent”.

The film is a re-imagining of Walt Disney’s Sleeping Beauty animation introduced in 1959. The story is portrayed from the opponent’s point of view.

Filming began on June 18, 2012, and was released May 30, 2014 in 3D formats, RealD 3D, IMAX 3D, as well as in traditional theaters.

The film production cost was about $ 226 million. And earned more than $ 700 million.

The film got a 50 percent rating and a 5.6 out of 10 score on the rotten tomatoes site earned 56 ratings on the Metacritic site based on 44 critics.

24. The Dark Knight Rises.

The Dark Knight Rises

“The Dark Knight rises” is the third part of the famous Batman series.

With a budget of $ 230 million, the film made a profit of over $ 1 billion! The film received positive reviews from most critics, but at the same time did not reach the level of the second part of the Batman movies. Where it won the second unprecedented success and is considered the best sixth film in the history of cinema.

The Dark Knight Rises won an Academy Award for Best Sound correction. The film has won all parts of the desirability of so many for making the story of superhero Batman differently from the rest of the superhero movies, and the movie got 87% in the evaluation of site Rotten Tomatoes.

23. Spectre.


James Bond’s first film cost about $ 1 million in 1962, and the cost of James Bond’s films rose to $ 230 million by 2015. The film starring Daniel Craig and Lydia Sido,

It is the 24th film in the James Bond film series, and the film earned 65% in the Rotten Tomatoes rating.

22. Captain America: Civil War

Captain America: Civil War

Is the American supernatural film that was released in 2016.

The film is the 13th edition of The Marvel Film World.

Captain America: Civil War’s premiere started on 27 April — 5 May 2016. The film received very positive feedback from critics who praised actors’ performance, theme and motion scenes, And received an average of 90% on the site of rotten tomatoes, and achieved a film success in theaters and swept the world box office in the first three weeks to exceed the barrier billion.

The movie’s producing budget was 230$.

21. The Fate of the Furious

The Fate of the Furious

The eighth part of the Fast & Furious series, “The fate of the furious” broke the record for the first successful film to be screened for the first time over the weekend, according to estimates from movie studios.

The “Fate of the furious” hit $ 532.5 million Ticket sales around the world, driven by strong ticket sales in China, breaking a record for Star Wars: The force awakens, which reached 529 million in 2015.

In North America alone, More than $ 100 million, while its production budget did not exceed $ 230 million.

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