1st. article in our series on Cult Classic Films.
By Open Book
Over the last decade there’s been a few films to reach cult classic status. We thought we look into the world of science fiction to see the top 5 sci-fi cult classic films in the last decade.
This film came out in 2006 with a production budget of 40 million making about 110 million at the box office. It’s slightly outlandish ending and non-linear narrative structure captivated audiences attention.(1) Does it fit into the cult classic genre? Yes!
This film did not make back it’s production budget of76 million. It earned 70 million in total. Yet what distinguishes this film as a sci-fiction cult classic is it’s daring apocalyptic story and action.
Costing only 7 million to make and grossing 424,760 this film was slow to win over audiences.
Low turn out at the box office yet stood out with it’s style. Please take a look.
The 25 million dollar budget was pretty low. This film earned close to 171 million dollars worldwide. Shot in a documentary style this film really stood out as being clever and a surprise to audiences.
So here are our top five cult classic sci-fi films over the last decade What are yours?
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