Which wildly successful micro budgeted movie* made for initially less than $250,000 is your favorite? * based on initial completed film budgets and uses just one type of movie income stream (box office) for comparison.
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Results of 999 votes:
1.Director: Daniel Myrick, Eduardo Sánchez Budget:$22,500 Box Office: 248,639,099 Profit %: 1,104,962%
2.Director: Kevin Smith Budget: $27,000 (post-acquisition budget of $230,000 after studio ordered post-production) Box Office: $3,151,130 Profit %: 11,571%
3.Director: Oren Peli Budget: $15,000 (post-acquisition budget of $450,000 after studio ordered post-production) Box Office: $193,355,800 Profit %: 1,288,938%