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Top 15 Most Expensive Movies Ever Made

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By Boogie

Posted 21 Oct 2014 3:39 pm

Huge and elaborate sets, authentic costumes, spectacular special effects, and sizeable salaries paid to the stars – all of these cost a lot of money, especially when you want every detail to be perfect. A lot of the time, it’s worth it and your project earns many times the invested amount. Other times, it’s a flop which can nearly bankrupt a studio and ruin careers. There’s a little bit of everything below, on the list of the most expensive movies ever made. (Note: Movie budget figures are adjusted for inflation) 15. Spider-Man 2 (2004): $250.1 Million Hollywood has developed quiteREAD MORE »

Top 10 Largest Banks in the World

JPMorgan Chase

By Boogie

Posted 9 Oct 2014 11:16 pm

As the institutions specialized in dealing with money, helping to create wealth for others, banks have gotten really good at creating a lot wealth for themselves as well. The biggest of these financial institutions have assets comparable to the entire GDP of some of the world’s most powerful nations, which gives them the potential to be big players on the world economic stage. While most of these banks are based in Western developed nations, the world’s second largest economy, China (first largest, when adjusted for purchasing power), also has a few entries into the top 10: 10. Barclays – $2.27READ MORE »

Top 10 Biggest Casinos in the World

The Venetian Macau

By Boogie

Posted 1 Oct 2014 12:20 am

Casinos are places where fortunes are made and lost, but some venues are more worthy of their status of temples to Lady Luck than others. Keeping in mind that, while all of them are part of larger resorts which often include hotels, restaurants, and spots where other forms of entertainment take place, only the area where the actual gambling takes place was taken into account — the following is a list of the biggest casinos in the world: 10. The Borgata, Atlantic City Atlantic City has been long known as America’s Favorite Playground and one of the most prominent resortREAD MORE »

Top 14 Richest YouTubers

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By Boogie

Posted 23 Sep 2014 10:53 pm

The past few years have seen an incredible rise in popularity for alternative media sources, the most prominent of which is without a doubt YouTube. The website’s most prominent content creators, called YouTubers, have become huge stars in their own right, rivaling the fame of mainstream actors and entertainers. They’re also starting to rival them fortune as well, as we are about to see. (Note: The following list is based on the estimates of analytics company SocialBlade, which takes into account the lowest and the highest cost-per-thousand impression rates on YouTube. The final figure is what the YouTubers get afterREAD MORE »

Top 10 Most Exclusive Cigar Clubs in the World

The Ritz Garden Pavilion

By Boogie

Posted 16 Sep 2014 11:04 pm

Smoking in general isn’t exactly looked upon favorably nowadays, with many venues banning it altogether in recent years. But there’s something classy about smoking a fine cigar in an elegant setting, whether it’s at a casual get-together or an informal business meeting. And as long as that element of style still exists, cigar lounges will always be popular with the elites. With this in mind, we’ve created a list of some of the world’s most exclusive cigar clubs. These are: 10. Casa Fuente, Las Vegas The Entertainment Capital of the World has its fair share of amazing venues dedicated toREAD MORE »

Top 20 Best Museums in the World

Acropolis Museum

By Boogie

Posted 10 Sep 2014 12:57 am

They say travel broadens the mind – and visiting museums while you’re at it puts the entire thing on steroids. Whether you’re into art, science, or natural history, there are plenty of awesome museums around the world for you to visit. The very best you will find in the list below. 20. Prado Museum, Madrid The Prado is Spain’s most prominent museum. Established almost two centuries ago in Madrid, it boasts a multitude of works from the great Spanish masters, most notably Francisco de Goya, but also El Greco and Velázquez. Not only is this the best place to visitREAD MORE »

Top 10 Biggest Shopping Malls in the World

SM Megamall

By Boogie

Posted 2 Sep 2014 11:18 pm

While Western society is generally regarded as being highly focused on consumerism, it’s the booming economies of Asia that have generated the world’s largest shopping centers. The vast majority of these gigantic malls have been built in recent years in countries like Malaysia, the Philippines, and – unsurprisingly – China. The following is a list of the largest such structures, based on their gross leasable area, which is the amount of floor space actually available to be rented. 10. Istanbul Cevahir Shopping and Entertainment Center Istanbul Cevahir, located on the European side of Istanbul, is Europe’s largest shopping center withREAD MORE »

Top 20 Most Amazing Churches in the World

Milan Cathedral

By Boogie

Posted 26 Aug 2014 11:19 pm

Even though churches are dedicated to things that aren’t of this world, this doesn’t mean the actual buildings aren’t supposed to instill feelings of wonder and awe here and now. Whether you follow a particular religion or not, it’s hard to deny the following edifices have a certain sublime quality about them 20. Seville Cathedral At the time of its completion in the early 1500s, Seville Cathedral was the largest church in the world, replacing Hagia Sophia who had held that title for almost 1000 years. The cathedral’s construction lasted a century and according to a local tradition, the objectiveREAD MORE »

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