These Low Budget Films Turned A Huge Profit At The Box Office

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

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Photo Credit: Universal Pictures / MovieStillsDB
Photo Credit: Universal Pictures / MovieStillsDB

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.