The Most Expensive Action Movie in Hollywood
2002’s K-19 is called as the most expensive action movie. This live action movie is created by a female director. The cost of making a movie is very high today. The special effect, setting, costume and location make the producer and studio pay a lot of money. If the movie is successful, the producer can get more money from the profit. It is not possible to have a live action movie with the budget under $150 million. Do you know that the producer and screen writer of Star Trek stated that he needed $190 million to create a live an action? Let’s find out more about the most expensive action movie by reading the whole post below:
Most Expensive Action Movie in Hollywood: “The affordable live action movie by a woman director”
If you check out the list of the budget of Paramount when funding the movies by a female director, it only gave small amount of budget to the female director. Stop Loss was only budgeted in $25 million. The Guilt Trip had the budget $40 million. Karyn Kusama who directed Aeon Flux in 2006 only gets $62 million for her live action budget. Actually Aeon Flux was a blockbuster from Paramount film.
Most Expensive Action Movie in Hollywood : “K-19: The Widow maker”
K-19: The Widowmaker is called as the most expensive action movie. The director was Kathryn Bigelow. The movie which had the budget $100 million released in 2002. You can find some hot stars playing in this thriller movie such as Liam Neeson and Harrison Ford. The main point of the movie depicts the first of various disasters on the submarine K-19. This movie is an international production. The United States cooperates with Canada, Germany and United Kingdom to make it. The movie actually was based on the story of Louis Nowra. Christopher Kyle wrote the screenplay. The movie is not really successful because it can only collected $35 million in US and $30.5 million globally.
Most Expensive Action Movie in Hollywood: “Tron: Legacy”
Tron: Legacy is the most expensive action movie from Paramount. The director Joseph Kosinski got $170 million to create the famous movie. Meanwhile the famous producer only got $150 million to create a movie from this movie studio. This movie is very unique since it explores a different action world. This American scientific movie was released in 1982. Some stars in the movies include Garrett Hedlund, Olivia Wilde, Jeff Bridges, Bruce Boxleitner, Beau Garrett, James Frain and Michael Sheen. This movie is a hit for it can earn $400.1 million. Check out most expensive action scene here.
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