Today we would be unravelling the Top 7 Most Expensive R-Rated Films/ Movies of all time. However, before jumping right into the movies, descriptions, IMDB ratings, expenses while filming, etc., we need first to get a basic idea of “What defines an R-rated Movie/Film/Series?”.
R-Rated Movies are some specific films where teenagers under 17 years of age shouldn’t watch the movie as it is not recommended, and if they want to watch it, it should be with strict parental supervision. Mostly, these movies contain obscene scenes, brief nudity, smoking, drinking, or foul language.
In our Hollywood Industry, we come across several movies where the categories mentioned above are directed in the film, which might affect a child’s mental well-being and inculcate some evil influences.
However, these movies may have certain things which are advised to watch in the presence of a parent. The fun fact is most of us have come through certain movies which have some awkward moments, yet the movie is a superhit, for instance, Irishman, Troy, 6 Underground, etc.
Do You Know How Much Wealth Has Been Invested in the Production and Execution of the Movie? Way too High-Priced and Lavish. Let’s unfold all the secrets behind “The Top 7 Most Expensive R-rated Movies of All Time.”
The Irishman (2019)
According to Tomatometer, this Netflix Original crossed more than 64 million views, and an IMDB rating of 7.8/10 got about 95% Rotten Tomatoes. Martin Scorsese’s Oscar Contender Crime Drama Netflix Originals came onto the big screen on November 27, 2019, Tribeca Productions being the Production Company. The Irishman is an adaptation of “I Heard You Paint Houses” written by Charles Brandt.
The saga is all about an Old Man named Frank Sheeran; the role played by the producer of the film Robert De Niro, who spends his life as a Truck Driver. Everything was going well until Sheeran got involved with Russell Bufalino and his criminal family in Pennsylvania. Frank is eventually ranked as the Top-Hit Man, and he goes to work for Jimmy Hoffa, who is connected with an organized crime unknown to Sheeran. A lot of action-packed scenes are unleashed.
The Production, Execution, Editing, and other expenses cost approximately $159-250 million. It is also recorded that it was a risky experiment that cost a whopping amount of $160 million.
How will Frank react when he learns about the crime in which Hoffa is involved?
6 Underground (2019)
One of the Top 7 R-rated Netflix Original 6 Underground got 36% of Rotten Tomatoes with 6.1/10 as IMDB rating conquering about 80 million views. This action-packed thriller and mystery with some sexual references saga were released on the big screen on December 13, 2019.
As the title suggests, the story is about 6 People from all around the planet, hired by a tech billionaire and philanthropist who faked his death and is now planning something huge. These six people are best in what they perform and give one’s damnedest, hence recruited for this deadly mission to replace their dark past to have a better future. This deadly mission is to pin down a brutal and vicious leader.
The Production, Execution, Editing, and other expenses cost approximately $150 million. It is also recorded that it was a risky experiment that cost a whopping amount of $150 million.
Will this Group of 6, be able to pin down the brutal regime of the Central Asian Nation of Turkistan?
The 2004 Movie “Troy” has been indexed with an IMDB rating of 7.2/10 and received 54% of Rotten Tomatoes. The Movie is Created and Directed by Wolfgang Peterson and Written by David Benioff. The Movie fell into the Historical War and Adventure category and was initially released on 9th May 2004.
The Story is set in Paris and revolves around the life of Trojan Prince Paris. Trojan Prince Paris and Hector decided to reconcile with Menelaus, The King of Sparta. However, Paris has a romantic connection with Menelaus’s wife, Queen Helen. After discovering it, Menelaus wages war against them with the help of Achilles.
People appreciate the costume designs worn by the stars. The Movie, along with Production, Execution, Editing, and other expenses, cost approximately $175 million. It is also recorded that it was a risky experiment that cost a whopping amount of $175 million.
Can the love story of Helen and Paris get completed? Will Paris die because of the War?
The Matrix Reloaded (2003)
Those who have an Amazon Prime Video Subscription can rejoice at this Movie which has been ranked with an IMDB rating of 7.2/10 and has received 73% of Rotten Tomatoes. Directed and Written by the Wachowski Sisters, Lily Wachowski and Lana Wachowski, the Movie falls into Scientific-Fiction and Action. The Movie was initially released on 16th May 2003.
Well, we all know that Matrix Reloaded is the sequel of The Matrix aired in 1999. After the incidents in The Matrix, the current scenario shows that Trinity and Neo are each other’s love interests and are intimately involved. The story shows how at the Oracle Behest, Neo strives to rescue the Keymaker. During all these, he discovers and realizes that to save the life of Zion; he has to confront the Architect; only then Zion’s life could be saved within 72 hours. Meanwhile, Zion is preparing himself to wage war against the machines.
The Movie, along with Production, Execution, Editing, and other expenses, cost approximately $127-150 million. It is also recorded that it was a risky experiment that cost a whopping amount of $127-150 million.
Will Neo be able to save Zion within 72 hours?
The Suicide Squad (2021)
Written and Directed by James Gunn, The Suicide Squad has an IMDB rating of 7.5/10 and has received 91% of Rotten Tomatoes. The Movie falls into Adventure, Thriller, and Action and is an American Superhero based film. The Movie was initially released on 5th August 2021 and is currently on the verge of becoming a super hit blockbuster.
The Movie revolves around the dangerous mission of The Super Villains Harley Quinn, Peacemaker, Bloodsport, and other hoaxes. They all meet at Belle Reve prison cell to join hands to be a part of Super-shady and Super-Secret Task Force X. They are dropped off at an isolated and enemy-infused island of Corto Maltese. Their journey is embarked on with dangerous battles and disastrous instances. The Super-Villains are armed with high technology weapons and armours, and they trade across the dangerous woods of the Island in a mission called “Search and Destroy”.
No doubt the cost of the superhero-based film is of extremely high budget. The Suicide Squad Movie, production, Execution, Editing, and other expenses, cost approximately $185 million. It is also recorded that it was a risky experiment that cost a whopping amount of $185 million.
Will the Super-Villains be able to complete their mission?
Triple Frontier (2019)
Atlas Entertainment production “Triple Frontier ”, directed by J.C Chandor, is a Thriller-packed Action Movie with Adventure and Mystery starring Ben Affleck & Oscar Isaac. The Movie within IMDB Rating of 6.5/10 received 71% Rotten Tomatoes with views of about 63 million.
The Netflix Originals revolves around a heist that is planned and operated by Former Special Forces. For the first time in their entire prestigious career, these 5 Former Special Forces went into this dangerous mission of stealing a drug Lord’s Fate, but their fortune takes a nasty turn, and they eventually start a battle.
The Movie, along with Production, Execution, Editing, and other expenses, cost approximately $115 million. It is also recorded that it was a risky experiment that cost a whopping amount of $115 million.
Will the Former Special Forces can steal the fate of the Drug Lord?
Terminator: Dark Fate (2019)
Directed by Tom Miller and Written by David Goyer, Billy Ray, and Justin Rhodes, Terminator: Dark Fate has been indexed with an IMDB rating of 6.2/10 and has received 70% of Rotten Tomatoes. The Movie fell into the category of Scientific-Fiction and Action and was initially released on 23rd October 2019.
As the title says, Terminator: Dark Fate revolves around a young girl who a cyborg is constantly saving Sarah Connor from a Terminator who is currently in a liquid state. The life of the young girl is very much critical to the entire human race.
The Movie, along with Production, Execution, Editing, and other expenses, cost approximately $185-196 million. It is also recorded that it was a risky experiment that cost a whopping amount of $185-196 million.
Will Sarah be able to save the life of the young girl from the clutches of The Terminator??
These were the Top 7 Most Expensive R-rated Movies of All Time. If in case we missed something, do let us know in the comments section below.