Sometimes Hollywood spends millions and millions of dollars to make a film, but they don’t even make half that back in ticket sales. This list, however, boasts of Hollywood films that made well over what was spent to make them.
Avatar – 2009
A paraplegic Marine is sent to Pandora to investigate the life on the planet, but soon discovers that the people of this strange planet are more like his family than the people he’s known his whole life. “Avatar” stars: Sam Worthington, Zoe Saldana, Sigourney Weaver, and Michelle Rodriguez.
Domestic Box Office: $749,766,139
Worldwide Box Office: $2,740,405,721
Titanic – 1997
A poor young man and a young rich woman meet and fall in love while aboard Titanic, despite her mother’s objections and her fiancé’s desire to to keep them apart for good. “Titanic” stars: Leonardo DiCaprio, Kate Winslet, Billy Zane, and Kathy Bates.
Domestic Box Office: $600,800,000
Worldwide Box Office: $1,843,200,000
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King – 2003
Aragon and his crew set out to take down Sauron and his army before they get their hands on the ring and kill Frodo and Sam, who are in charge of destroying it once and for all. “The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King” stars: Elijah Wood, Viggo Mortensen, Ian McKellen, and Orlando Bloom.
Domestic Box Office: $377,000,000
Worldwide Box Office: $1,119,100,000
Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest – 2006
Jack Sparrow sets out to find Davy Jones’s heart in order to keep from becoming one of the undead pirates while his friends and enemies search for it for their own reasons. “Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest” stars: Johnny Depp, Orlando Bloom, Keira Knightley, and Jack Davenport.
Domestic Box Office: $423,300,000
Worldwide Box Office: $1,066,200,000
Alice in Wonderland – 2010
Nineteen year old Alice returns to the crazy fantasy world she once visited as a child, where she reunites with her old friends and learns that it’s up to her to take the throne away from the evil Red Queen. “Alice in Wonderland” stars: Mia Wasikowska, Johnny Depp, Helena Bonham Carter, and Anne Hathaway.
Domestic Box Office: $334,191,110
Worldwide Box Office: $1,024,298,794
The Dark Knight – 2008
Batman and his loyal crew take on the task of going after the mob and accidentally set the Joker free, who happens to be on a mission of his own: to take over Gotham and everyone who lives there, while taking down Batman. “The Dark Knight” stars: Christian Bale, Heath Ledger, Aaron Eckhart, and Michael Caine.
Domestic Box Office: $533,300,000
Worldwide Box Office: $1,001,900,000
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