Today he’s one of the most bankable movie stars in Hollywood, and one of the few actors audiences will pay to see no matter what sort of role he’s playing. Here are 5 movies of Brad Pitt that bring the most revenue. Have you watched all of them?
1. World War Z (2013): 540 million USD
As Gerry Lane – a UN staff – Brad Pitt has to travel all over the world to find a way to cure or prevent the spread of the zombie plague that threatens human. Especially, the film was a commercial success, grossing over $540 million against a production budget of $190 million, becoming the highest-grossing zombie film of all time. A sequel was announced shortly after the film’s release and is scheduled for June 9, 2017.
2. Troy (2004): 497.41 million USD
In the film adapted from Homer’s Iliad, Brad Pitt played the great warrior Achilles. He brought victory for Sparta during the Trojan War. Troy made it into the “Best of Warner Bros – 50 Film Collection (90th Anniversary Collection). It was also nominated for 11 awards.
3. Mr & Mrs Smith (2005): 478.21 million USD
It is not only the film successful in revenue, Mr & Mrs Smith also helped Brad Pitt have the most charming bride in the world – Angelina Jolie. The film stars Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie as a bored upper-middle class married couple surprised to learn that they are both assassins hired by competing agencies to kill each other.
4. Ocean’s Eleven (2001): 450.72 million USD
The film revolves around the plan to rob three casinos in Las Vegas at the same time by Danny Ocean. Not only having an attractive plot, Ocean’s Eleven was mesmerizing due to the wonderful cast with the names such as Brad Pitt, George Clooney, Matt Damon, Julia Roberts, Bernie Mac, …
5. The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (2008): 333.93 million USD
In the film adapted from the novel by F. Scott Fitzgerald, Brad Pitt played Benjamin Button – who has appearance development in contrast to ordinary people. With this role, the Hollywood star has been nominated in the category Oscar Best Actor.