A Reddit user (“Mike-Dane”) calculated how much Michael Bay earns in profits-per-explosion:
That’s about $3.2 million per explosion, Mike-Dane says.
…He also tracked the quality of M. Night Shyamalan’s films over time (based on IMDB rating), an equally-steep slope going the other way:
Incidentally, now that you know how much they are worth, here is what is represented to be every Michael Bay explosion so far:
Couldn’t find any M. Night supercuts, so instead please watch this trailer for “Real Genius,” reimagined as a Shyamalan film: