3. Avatar – Costing $254 Million
Taking years to make and costing a whopping $254 million, Avatar was a huge film project.
Although it took a long time to make, and cost a small fortune, Avatar went on to become a smash hit.
The film brought in a total of over $2 billion and was praised for its use of cutting edge special effects.
4. Pirates Of The Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest – Costing $256 Million
A sequel to the original Pirates Of The Caribbean, this film was met with tons of anticipation. Fans were excited for Dead Man’s Chest and the studio knew that they had to make the film as impressive as possible.
In order to up the ante from their first film, the studio spent $256 million on production costs.
The movie was a commercial success and was followed up by two additional sequels.