The 50 Most Expensive Movies Ever Made

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25. The Avengers (2012)
> Production budget: $225 million
> Worldwide box office: $1.5 billion (Domestic: $623.4 million)
> Starring: Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Scarlett Johansson, Jeremy Renner
> Rotten Tomatoes score: Audience: 91%; Critics: 91%

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24. Quantum of Solace (2008)
> Production budget: $230 million
> Worldwide box office: $591.7 million (Domestic: $169.4 million)
> Starring: Daniel Craig, Olga Kurylenko, Mathieu Amalric, Judi Dench
> Rotten Tomatoes score: Audience: 58%; Critics: 64%

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23. Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales (2017)
> Production budget: $230 million
> Worldwide box office: $794.9 million (Domestic: $172.6 million)
> Starring: Johnny Depp, Geoffrey Rush, Javier Bardem, Orlando Bloom
> Rotten Tomatoes score: Audience: 61%; Critics: 29%

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22. The Dark Knight Rises (2012)
> Production budget: $230 million
> Worldwide box office: $1.1 billion (Domestic: $448.1 million)
> Starring: Christian Bale, Tom Hardy, Anne Hathaway, Gary Oldman
> Rotten Tomatoes score: Audience: 90%; Critics: 87%

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21. Superman Returns (2006)
> Production budget: $232 million
> Worldwide box office: $391.1 million (Domestic: $200.1 million)
> Starring: Brandon Routh, Kevin Spacey, Kate Bosworth, James Marsden
> Rotten Tomatoes score: Audience: 61%; Critics: 75%