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Top 50 Box Office Bombs of All Time *Updated*

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People who added this item 316  Average listal rating (190 ratings) 6.2  IMDB Rating 6.3 
1. 47 Ronin (2013)


Production Budget = $225,000,000
World Wide Gross = $150,962,475
Estimated Losses = $149,518,762

People who added this item 159  Average listal rating (93 ratings) 5.5  IMDB Rating 5.4 
2. Mars Needs Moms (2011)


Production Budget = $150,000,000
World Wide Gross = $38,992,758
Estimated Losses = $130,503,621

People who added this item 768  Average listal rating (529 ratings) 6.3  IMDB Rating 6.6 
3. The 13th Warrior (1999)


Production Budget = $100—160,000,000
World Wide Gross = $61,698,899
Estimated Losses = $69,150,551—129,150,551


People who added this item 664  Average listal rating (367 ratings) 6.3  IMDB Rating 6.5 
4. The Lone Ranger (2013)


Production Budget = $225—250,000,000
World Wide Gross = $260,502,115
Estimated Losses = $94,748,943—119,748,943

People who added this item 316  Average listal rating (201 ratings) 5.4  IMDB Rating 5.6 
5. R.I.P.D. (2013)


Production Budget = $130—154,000,000
World Wide Gross = $78,324,220
Estimated Losses = $90,837,890—114,837,890


People who added this item 755  Average listal rating (489 ratings) 6.3  IMDB Rating 6.6 
6. John Carter (2012)


Production Budget = $250,000,000
World Wide Gross = $282,778,100
Estimated Losses = $108,610,950


People who added this item 1199  Average listal rating (802 ratings) 5.7  IMDB Rating 6.4 
7. Final Fantasy: The Spirits Within (2001)


Production Budget = $115—145,000,000
World Wide Gross = $85,131,830
Estimated Losses = $72,434,085—102,434,085


People who added this item 512  Average listal rating (293 ratings) 6.6  IMDB Rating 6.3 
8. Jack the Giant Slayer (2013)


Production Budget = $185—200,000,000
World Wide Gross = $197,687,603
Estimated Losses = $86,156,199—101,156,199

People who added this item 734  Average listal rating (505 ratings) 5.3  IMDB Rating
9. Sahara (2005)


Production Budget = $160,000,000
World Wide Gross = $119,269,486
Estimated Losses = $100,365,257


People who added this item 438  Average listal rating (293 ratings) 4.7  IMDB Rating
10. Stealth (2005)


Production Budget = $135,000,000
World Wide Gross = $76,932,872
Estimated Losses = $96,533,564

People who added this item 308  Average listal rating (212 ratings) 3.5  IMDB Rating 3.7 
11. The Adventures of Pluto Nash (2002)


Production Budget = $100,000,000
World Wide Gross = $7,103,973
Estimated Losses = $96,448,014

People who added this item 136  Average listal rating (91 ratings) 4.9  IMDB Rating
12. The Alamo (2004)


Production Budget = $107,000,000
World Wide Gross = $25,819,961
Estimated Losses = $94,090,020

People who added this item 1144  Average listal rating (735 ratings) 5.5  IMDB Rating 5.7 
13. Green Lantern (2011)


Production Budget = $200,000,000
World Wide Gross = $219,851,172
Estimated Losses = $90,074,414

People who added this item 348  Average listal rating (266 ratings) 4.9  IMDB Rating 5.6 
14. Cutthroat Island (1995)


Production Budget = $98,000,000
World Wide Gross = $18,517,322
Estimated Losses = $88,741,339

People who added this item 1565  Average listal rating (1002 ratings) 5.1  IMDB Rating 5.4 
15. Evan Almighty (2007)


Production Budget = $175,000,000
World Wide Gross = $173,418,781
Estimated Losses = $88,290,610

People who added this item 1004  Average listal rating (584 ratings) 6.6  IMDB Rating
16. Treasure Planet (2002)


Production Budget = $140,000,000
World Wide Gross = $109,578,115
Estimated Losses = $85,210,943

People who added this item 49  Average listal rating (31 ratings) 4.3  IMDB Rating 4.3 
17. Town & Country (2001)


Production Budget = $90,000,000
World Wide Gross = $10,372,291
Estimated Losses = $84,813,855

People who added this item 108  Average listal rating (70 ratings) 4.7  IMDB Rating 4.7 
18. Supernova (2000)


Production Budget = $90,000,000
World Wide Gross = $14,828,081
Estimated Losses = $82,585,960

People who added this item 48  Average listal rating (18 ratings) 4.9  IMDB Rating 4.5 
19. The Nutcracker in 3D (2009)


Production Budget = $90,000,000
World Wide Gross = $16,178,959
Estimated Losses = $81,910,521

People who added this item 504  Average listal rating (345 ratings) 5.7  IMDB Rating
20. Windtalkers (2002)


Production Budget = $115—120,000,000
World Wide Gross = $77,628,265
Estimated Losses = $76,185,868—81,185,868

People who added this item 1068  Average listal rating (668 ratings) 5.6  IMDB Rating 5.8 
21. The Wolfman (2010)


Production Budget = $150,000,000
World Wide Gross = $139,789,765
Estimated Losses = $80,105,118

People who added this item 606  Average listal rating (397 ratings) 4.3  IMDB Rating 4.2 
22. XXX: State of the Union (2005)


Production Budget = $113,100,000
World Wide Gross = $71,022,693
Estimated Losses = $77,588,654

People who added this item 1655  Average listal rating (995 ratings) 7.5  IMDB Rating 7.6 
23. Hugo (2011)


Production Budget = $150—170,000,000
World Wide Gross = $185,770,160
Estimated Losses = $57,114,920—77,114,920

People who added this item 405  Average listal rating (235 ratings) 5.2  IMDB Rating 5.3 
24. How Do You Know (2010)


Production Budget = $100,000,000
World Wide Gross = $48,668,907
Estimated Losses = $75,665,547

People who added this item 1040  Average listal rating (653 ratings) 5.7  IMDB Rating 6.1 
25. Cowboys & Aliens (2011)


Production Budget = $163,000,000
World Wide Gross = $174,822,325
Estimated Losses = $75,588,838

People who added this item 102  Average listal rating (58 ratings) 5.7  IMDB Rating 6.7 
26. The Great Raid (2005)


Production Budget = $80,000,000
World Wide Gross = $10,769,311
Estimated Losses = $74,615,345

People who added this item 152  Average listal rating (100 ratings) 4.6  IMDB Rating 4.1 
27. A Sound of Thunder (2005)


Production Budget = $80,000,000
World Wide Gross = $11,665,465
Estimated Losses = $74,167,268

People who added this item 1082  Average listal rating (682 ratings) 5.2  IMDB Rating 5.8 
28. Around the World in 80 Days (2004)


Production Budget = $110,000,000
World Wide Gross = $72,178,895
Estimated Losses = $73,910,553

People who added this item 712  Average listal rating (457 ratings) 5.7  IMDB Rating 6.1 
29. Speed Racer (2008)


Production Budget = $120,000,000
World Wide Gross = $93,945,766
Estimated Losses = $73,027,117

People who added this item 292  Average listal rating (199 ratings) 2.8  IMDB Rating
30. Gigli (2003)


Production Budget = $75,600,000
World Wide Gross = $7,266,209
Estimated Losses = $71,966,896

People who added this item 1914  Average listal rating (1210 ratings) 5.4  IMDB Rating 5.5 
31. Alexander (2004)


Production Budget = $155,000,000
World Wide Gross = $167,298,192
Estimated Losses = $71,350,904

People who added this item 299  Average listal rating (192 ratings) 4.8  IMDB Rating 4.7 
32. Monkeybone (2001)


Production Budget = $75,000,000
World Wide Gross = $7,622,365
Estimated Losses = $71,188,818

People who added this item 435  Average listal rating (290 ratings) 5.5  IMDB Rating 5.9 
33. The Postman (1997)


Production Budget = $80,000,000
World Wide Gross = $17,626,234
Estimated Losses = $71,186,883

People who added this item 1053  Average listal rating (642 ratings) 6.4  IMDB Rating 6.9 
34. Peter Pan (2003)


Production Budget = $130,600,000
World Wide Gross = $121,975,011
Estimated Losses = $69,612,495

People who added this item 212  Average listal rating (145 ratings) 4.6  IMDB Rating 4.1 
35. Zoom (2006)


Production Budget = $75,600,000
World Wide Gross = $12,506,188
Estimated Losses = $69,346,906

People who added this item 1015  Average listal rating (636 ratings) 5.4  IMDB Rating 5.6 
36. Poseidon (2006)


Production Budget = $160,000,000
World Wide Gross = $181,674,817
Estimated Losses = $69,162,592

People who added this item 68  Average listal rating (36 ratings) 6.2  IMDB Rating 5.8 
37. Beloved (1998)


Production Budget = $80,000,000
World Wide Gross = $22,852,487
Estimated Losses = $68,573,757

People who added this item 419  Average listal rating (280 ratings) 6.1  IMDB Rating 6.6 
38. K-19: The Widowmaker (2002)


Production Budget = $100,000,000
World Wide Gross = $65,716,126
Estimated Losses = $67,141,937

People who added this item 472  Average listal rating (316 ratings) 5  IMDB Rating 5.3 
39. Land of the Lost (2009)


Production Budget = $100,000,000
World Wide Gross = $68,777,554
Estimated Losses = $65,611,223

People who added this item 479  Average listal rating (299 ratings) 5  IMDB Rating 5.2 
40. Conan the Barbarian (2011)


Production Budget = $90,000,000
World Wide Gross = $48,795,021
Estimated Losses = $65,602,490

People who added this item 837  Average listal rating (498 ratings) 5.3  IMDB Rating 5.3 
41. The Astronaut's Wife (1999)


Production Budget = $75,000,000
World Wide Gross = $19,598,588
Estimated Losses = $65,200,706

People who added this item 193  Average listal rating (118 ratings) 3.9  IMDB Rating 3.8 
42. Dudley Do-Right (1999)


Production Budget = $70,000,000
World Wide Gross = $9,974,410
Estimated Losses = $65,012,795

People who added this item 57  Average listal rating (39 ratings) 5  IMDB Rating 5.2 
43. Chill Factor (1999)


Production Budget = $70,000,000
World Wide Gross = $11,263,966
Estimated Losses = $64,368,017

People who added this item 515  Average listal rating (348 ratings) 5.3  IMDB Rating 5.6 
44. Red Planet (2000)


Production Budget = $80,000,000
World Wide Gross = $33,463,969
Estimated Losses = $63,268,016

People who added this item 753  Average listal rating (424 ratings) 6.4  IMDB Rating 6.7 
45. Ali (2001)


Production Budget = $107,000,000
World Wide Gross = $87,713,825
Estimated Losses = $63,143,088

People who added this item 410  Average listal rating (267 ratings) 5.5  IMDB Rating 6.2 
46. Osmosis Jones (2001)


Production Budget = $70,000,000
World Wide Gross = $14,026,418
Estimated Losses = $62,986,791

People who added this item 279  Average listal rating (184 ratings) 6.3  IMDB Rating 6.5 
47. Instinct (1999)


Production Budget = $80,000,000
World Wide Gross = $34,105,207
Estimated Losses = $62,947,397

People who added this item 829  Average listal rating (538 ratings) 5.5  IMDB Rating
48. Sphere (1998)


Production Budget = $80,000,000
World Wide Gross = $37,020,277
Estimated Losses = $61,489,862

People who added this item 762  Average listal rating (419 ratings) 6.7  IMDB Rating 6.9 
49. Lolita (1997)


Production Budget = $62,000,000
World Wide Gross = $1,071,255
Estimated Losses = $61,464,373

People who added this item 270  Average listal rating (186 ratings) 5.2  IMDB Rating 5.8 
50. Hard Rain (1998)


Production Budget = $70,000,000
World Wide Gross = $19,870,567
Estimated Losses = $60,064,717


 

Brief
A film released in theaters is considered a bomb when it fails to break even at the box office by a large amount, thus losing money for the studio and/or production company that invested in it.

Furthermore
A film is still considered a bomb if it gets the exact amount of the production budget or a little bit more than that, because film studios take half of the box office receipts, and theaters takes the other half; thus, a film would normally need to make twice its production budget worldwide to break even.

Equation

where
TWB : Total Worldwide Gross.
PB : Production Budget.


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Comments

Posted: 6 months, 3 weeks ago at Feb 28 4:13
Proof that even truly great movies can be Bombs.
K-19, The 13th Warrior, Treasure Planet and, of course, Hugo... I never realized that any of them lost money.
Posted: 3 weeks, 5 days ago at Aug 23 10:29
K-19, one of my favorite movies. To bad it was a loss leader...

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