You don’t have to spend a lot of money to make a lot of money, at least when it comes to movies. While it may seem like millions of dollars is a lot of money, when you think about how many people it takes to make a movie, it’s really not a ton in the grand scheme of things.
All of the movies on this list managed to turn a pretty big profit even though they didn’t have a very big budget. Keep reading to find out which films made serious bank.
Get Out Ended Up Winning An Oscar
Before 2017, we knew Jordan Peele as one half of the comedy duo “Key and Peele.” Somehow, this MadTV alum managed to become a serious director right under our noses.
He made his horror film Get Out for only $4.5 million. This movie ended up making $255 million and winning an Oscar for best screenplay. Daniel Kaluuya is stunning in this film, and we can’t wait to see what Jordan Peele does next.