Avengers: Infinity War Parts 1 And 2 Have A Budget Of One Billion Dollars

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In huddled conversation with very well sourced comic book film insiders in New York bars last night, before New York Comic Con, there was one big topic of conversation. That the next two Avengers films, Infinity War Part One and Two, will have a combined production budget of one billion dollars.

And of that, the above the line costs, that paid to the screenwriter, director, producers and principal actors will be a cool four hundred million dollars alone.

And of the actor budget, Robert Downey Jr gets half.

There's no script yet. Not even a plot agreed. But it expected that a number of Avengers characters won't make it out alive…

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