In order to analyze the film budget level of this years’s awards contenders FilmBudget.com takes a look at this years Golden Globes nominees for Best Motion Picture. Utilizing data from imdb.com we look at the cost of the film productions leading to the respected awards.
Presented by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association, the Golden Globes are often seen as a precursor to the Academy Awards Oscar winners. With ‘Argo’ winning this year while overlooked by the Academy this clearly distorts that perennial qualification for the nominees.
The film budget for the 2013 Golden Globe Awards film productions in the Best Motion Picture category:
‘Argo’ $44.5 million
‘Lincoln’ $65 million
‘Zero Dark Thirty’ $20 million
‘Life of Pi’ $120 million
‘Django Unchained’ $100 million