Brad Pitt Tasted His First-Ever Major Success With Ocean’s Eleven But Did You Know It Earned Over 5X Its Budget? [Box Office Rewind]

Brad Pitt has crossed at least half a century of films in his career.

He began his journey back in 1987 and was already a Golden Globe winner and Academy Award nominee by 1995 (for 12 Monkeys)

We know all about his successful projects like Once Upon A Time In Hollywood, Fight Club, and Bullet Train amongst others

But do you know his first-ever commercial success?

Yea, the headline gave you the answer – Ocean’s Eleven

Ocean’s Eleven is a heist comedy directed by Steven Soderbergh

It initiated the beginning of the Ocean trilogy and the first installment was a remake of the 1960 Rat Pack film of the same name

Big names like George Clooney, Julia Roberts, and Matt Damon among others were associated with the film, so one can only imagine the box office pull it must have attracted!

Ocean’s Eleven earned a massive $450.7 million at the worldwide box office

Ocean’s Eleven went paved the way for 2 more films in the trilogy – Ocean’s Twelve (2004)and Ocean’s Thirteen (2007).