Originally Posted by jaqua99
gosh, think about that. Just think about that for a second.
You see people making movies for fun, or for school, with actors, props, little effects. A few hundred dollars more or less.
the avengers costed almost $300 to make. Damn.
I've had arguments over that being excessive. Most of that money isn't spent on developing new technology for sfx, or blowing up sets, but rather on housing, and feeding a staff. The Hobbit had a nearly $1 M dollar coffee budget for it's over 1,000 workers over the course of a year.