Dec 29 2012

 

 

Battleship

BusinessInsider.com has picked twenty-five movies that bombed at the box office. These major films cost their studios tons of money and hurt the filmmakers who made them. Here are the top five and click here to see the remaining twenty.

 

1. "John Carter"

Opening Weekend: $30 million

Estimated Budget: $250 million

Worldwide Gross: $282.8 million

Distributor: Disney

2. "Battleship"

Opening Weekend: $25.5 million

Estimated Budget: $209 million

Worldwide Gross: $302.8 million (the film earned $65.2 million in the U.S.)

Distributor: Universal

3. "Cloud Atlas"

Opening Weekend: $9.6 million

Estimated Budget: $100 million

Worldwide Gross:$62.8 million

Distributor: Warning Bros.

4. "Dredd 3D"

Opening Weekend: $13.4 million

Estimated Budget: $50 million

Worldwide Gross: $30.9 million

Distributor: Lionsgate

5. "A Thousand Words"

Opening Weekend: $6.2 million

Estimated Budget: $40 million

Worldwide Gross: $20.6 million

Distributor: Paramount / DreamWorks