The movie that earned the most money in 2014 was "Transformers: Age of Extinction," a sci-fi film raking in just over $245 million by the end of the year. This film, released on June 27, 2014, operated on a $210 million budget. Despite receiving poor reviews and ratings, the film rose to the year's top earning charts, after just several weeks in theaters.
"Transformers: Age of Extinction" follows several other successful movies in the "Transformers" series. Produced by Paramount Studios, this film enjoys international success too, earning over $90 million following a debut in China. The film's financial success has brought about plans for another Transformers movie, scheduled for release in 2016.