It’s quite rare for low budget movies to become big movie hits as they generally can’t achieve the same level of appeal as their high-budget counterparts. However, there’s always the exceptions, those that manage to break the rules and become incredibly successful and earn some serious money. Check out the ten movies that manage to go against the norm when it comes to the relation between the filming budget and earnings and managed to cash in such incredible sums of money, you mind will be blown.
The 1997 comedy drama starring Robery Carly had a meek budget of $3.5 million, but managed to cash in $257.8 million.
The Purge is a widely known science fiction horror thriller that had an initial budget of only $3 million. The movie ended up making a bit over $89 million internationally.