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"Intentionally Anachronistic" Movies

Films that intentionally mix elements from different time periods. This can be done for many reasons, including simply for laughs, like in Your Highness. Or it can be used to create a world that is both similar and alien, like in Brazil. Perhaps the use of modern elements in an otherwise historical movie is used to point out this history is repeating itself today, like in Walker. Or sometimes it is just purely for style, like in Moulin Rouge.

Release DateTitleOpening WeekendDomestic Box OfficeWorldwide Box OfficeProduction Budget
12/18/1985 Brazil $30,099 $9,929,135 $9,932,146 $15,000,000
1/1/1987 Walker   $257,043 $257,043  
12/29/1995 Richard III $91,915 $2,684,904 $4,199,334 $9,200,000
12/24/1999 Titus $22,313 $1,921,350 $2,920,616  
5/18/2001 Moulin Rouge $167,540 $57,386,369 $179,209,685 $53,000,000
4/1/2005 Sin City $29,120,273 $74,103,820 $158,527,918 $40,000,000
10/20/2006 Marie Antoinette $5,361,050 $15,962,471 $60,862,471 $40,000,000
8/21/2009 Inglourious Basterds $38,054,676 $120,774,594 $316,915,264 $70,000,000
4/8/2011 Your Highness $9,360,020 $21,596,445 $26,121,638 $50,000,000
12/25/2012 Django Unchained $30,122,888 $162,805,434 $449,948,323 $100,000,000
5/10/2013 The Great Gatsby $50,085,184 $144,840,419 $351,040,419 $190,000,000
5/30/2014 A Million Ways to Die in The West $16,797,385 $42,720,965 $86,778,557 $40,000,000
12/18/2015 As Mil e Uma Noites: Volume 3, O Encantado   $4,502 $6,669  

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