Movies that bankrupted their studios
The fallout from these box office failures was huge
Filmmaking is an art that some have certainly mastered, but no matter how skilled a team you assemble, it's always going to be a gamble once you release it into the world. Sometimes a serious action blockbuster becomes a joke, or a major advancement in visual effects simply isn't appreciated by the audience. The tides can change at the drop of a hat and a sure thing turns out to be anything but. On the other hand, sometimes production companies are at fault for throwing millions of dollars at a turd...
Let's take a look at the movies that tanked so badly they took the studios down with them. Click through the gallery and prepare to cringe.