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25 Movies that b0mbed in theaters but are actually great.


 25 Movies that b0mbed in theaters but are actually great.
topic by Tyga Woods - 02-13-2013, 10:47 AM - Boxden > The TV and Movie Spot




1.Citizen Kane (1941)
Budget: $840,000
Domestic Box Office Gross: $1.6 million


2.Vertigo (1958)
Budget: $2.5 million
Domestic Box Office Gross: $2.8 million

3.It's a Wonderful Life (1946)
Budget: $3.2 million
Domestic Box Office Gross: $3.3 million


4.The Wizard of Oz (1939)
Budget: $2.8 million
Domestic Box Office Gross: $3 million

NOW it's considered one of the greatest movies of all time, and NOW it's a cultural touchstone for generations, but back when The Wizard of Oz was first released, it barely broke even. MGM considered it a massive failure.

5.The Iron Giant (1999)
Budget: $50-$70 million
Domestic Box Office Gross: $23.2 million

6.Dredd (2012)
Budget: $45 million
Domestic Box Office Gross: $13.4 million

7.Idiocracy (2006)
Budget: $2-4 million
Domestic Box Office Gross: $444,093

8.Grindhouse (2007)
Budget: $53 million
Domestic Box Office Gross: $25 million

9.The Adventures of Baron Munchausen (1988)
Budget: $47 million
Domestic Box Office Gross: $8.1 million

10.Bringing Out the Dead (1999)
Budget: $55 million
Domestic Box Office Gross: $16.8 million

11.f!ght Club (1999)
Budget: $63 million
Domestic Box Office Gross: $37 million

12.Harold and Maude (1971)
Budget: $1.2 million
Domestic Box Office Gross: Not available

13.Scott Pilgrim vs. The World (2010)
Budget: $85 million
Domestic Box Office Gross: $32 million

14.Freaks (1932)
Budget: $310,00
Domestic Box Office Gross: Not available

15.Seeking a Friend For the End of the World (2012)
Budget: $10 million
Domestic Box Office Gross: $7.1 million

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 02-13-2013, 11:21 AMaway - #2
Spiffy 34 heat pts34

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majority of those movies are old as !!
 02-13-2013, 11:24 AMonline - #3
BlackRepub85 5 heat pts

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Dredd 2012 I actually felt was a very good movie. To me better than the originally significantly.
 02-13-2013, 11:42 AMaway - #4
stv18 22 heat pts22

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I came in here to actually say Dredd, movie is badass.
 02-13-2013, 11:45 AMonline - #5
ThaReapa420 30 heat pts30

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Scott Pilgrim is the !!in !!
 02-13-2013, 12:12 PMaway - #6
Young Hov 2 heat pts

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f!ght club flopped????

crazy
 02-13-2013, 12:23 PMaway - #7
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11.f!ght Club (1999)
Budget: $63 million
Domestic Box Office Gross: $37 million



It's on most people's (including mine) best of all time list but it didn't even break even at the box office. That's pretty wild.
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7.Idiocracy (2006)
Budget: $2-4 million
Domestic Box Office Gross: $444,093

 02-13-2013, 01:10 PMaway - #9
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Originally Posted by Tyga Woods

15.Seeking a Friend For the End of the World (2012)
Budget: $10 million
Domestic Box Office Gross: $7.1 million
 02-13-2013, 01:51 PMaway - #10
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i wanna see dread... heard it was good and blaze then watch scott pilgrim...trippy !!.
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I love Grindhouse...need to watch that again soon
 02-13-2013, 02:20 PMaway - #12
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Yeaaaa.. Dredd, Scott Pilgrim, f!ght club...
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Dredd was boring... it looked budget too. couldnt finish

Scott Pilgrim is classic... It will be a film of our generation. Its to many pop culture and video game references in there not to be

f!ght club is dope, i didnt know it was a flop tho....

I really wanna like Idiocracy, but it was trash... the humor was not there. Had alot of potential but horrible execution.
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How the !! did f!ght Club only do 37 million in the US? Did they !! up the promotion that bad?

It did 100 mill world wide though...

And in those days, I'm sure they made a !! load of VHS/DVD sales.
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shawsank was considered a flop
 02-13-2013, 04:48 PMonline - #16
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f!ghtclub is one of the best movies I ever seen.. it wouldve k!lled it during the social media days.
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Dredd was very

thought it would be better after seeing the RT and meteoritic ratiings but that the movie was cool, definitely not a 8/10 like it was rated
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f!ght Club wasn't crazy promoted it was #1 its first weekend then fell off while Double Jeopardy and The Best Man stayed near the top.
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Mallrats......
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Originally Posted by ThaReapa420
Scott Pilgrim is the !!in !!
 
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