9 Low-Budget Movies That Became Box Office Hits. Budgets greatly influence the success of most movies in Hollywood and other film industries.
The bigger the budget, the more likely the movie will make it big at the box office.
This is because a big budget can afford A-list actors as well state-of-the-art logistics to shoot the movie. However, some movies over the years, have defied this phenomenon by making it big from a low budget.
We took a look at 9 of such movies that became successes from low budgets.
This drama starring Ryan Gosling was made out of $700,000 budget and it amassed $4,616,941 at the box office.
This Italian movie was shot on a $526,000 budget and it grossed $9,300,340
Brick was shot on a $475,000 budget and it made $5,233,081
Wendy and Lucy
Wendy and Lucy was shot on $200,00 budget and it grossed $1,191,050
This drama was made with $150,000 and it grossed a whopping $20,710,513
In the Company of Men
This movie was shot on a $25,000 budget and it made $2,804,473
It was shot on a $100,000 budget and it made $1,776,935
The movie was made with $230,000 and it made $2,260,712
This movie starring Michael B Red was shot with $900,000 and made $17,385,830