Special Report

The 50 Most Expensive Movies Ever Made

Source: Courtesy of New Line Cinema

40. The Golden Compass (2007)
> Production budget: $205 million
> Worldwide box office: $367.3 million (Domestic: $70.1 million)
> Starring: Nicole Kidman, Daniel Craig, Dakota Blue Richards, Ben Walker
> Rotten Tomatoes score: Audience: 51%; Critics: 42%

Source: Courtesy of Universal Pictures

39. King Kong (2005)
> Production budget: $207 million
> Worldwide box office: $550.5 million (Domestic: $218.1 million)
> Starring: Naomi Watts, Jack Black, Adrien Brody, Thomas Kretschmann
> Rotten Tomatoes score: Audience: 50%; Critics: 84%

Source: Courtesy of Universal Pictures

38. Robin Hood (2010)
> Production budget: $210 million
> Worldwide box office: $322.5 million (Domestic: $105.5 million)
> Starring: Russell Crowe, Cate Blanchett, Matthew Macfadyen, Max von Sydow
> Rotten Tomatoes score: Audience: 58%; Critics: 43%

Source: Courtesy of Twentieth Century Fox

37. X-Men: The Last Stand (2006)
> Production budget: $210 million
> Worldwide box office: $459.3 million (Domestic: $234.4 million)
> Starring: Patrick Stewart, Hugh Jackman, Halle Berry, Famke Janssen
> Rotten Tomatoes score: Audience: 61%; Critics: 57%

Source: Courtesy of Paramount Pictures

36. Transformers: Age of Extinction (2014)
> Production budget: $210 million
> Worldwide box office: $1.1 billion (Domestic: $245.4 million)
> Starring: Mark Wahlberg, Nicola Peltz, Jack Reynor, Stanley Tucci
> Rotten Tomatoes score: Audience: 50%; Critics: 17%