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25 Great Films You Won't Believe Bombed at the Box Office

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In hindsight it's hard to believe people weren't lining up to see these beloved movies opening weekend. Check out the surprising movies that bombed at the box office!

Children of Men

Children of Men

Movies

In 2027, in a chaotic world in which humans can no longer procreate, a former activist agrees to help transport a miraculously pregnant woman to a sanctuary at sea, where her child's birth may help scientists save the future of humankind.

Hugo

Hugo

Movies

Orphaned and alone except for an uncle, Hugo Cabret lives in the walls of a train station in 1930s Paris. Hugo's job is to oil and maintain the station's clocks, but to him, his more important task is to protect a broken automaton and notebook left to him by his late father. Accompanied by the goddaughter of an embittered toy merchant, Hugo embarks on a quest to solve the mystery of the automaton and find a place he can call home.

Beloved

Beloved

Movies

After Paul D. finds his old slave friend Sethe in Ohio and moves in with her and her daughter Denver, a strange girl comes along by the name of "Beloved". Sethe and Denver take her in and then strange things start to happen...

Fight Club

Fight Club

Movies

A ticking-time-bomb insomniac and a slippery soap salesman channel primal male aggression into a shocking new form of therapy. Their concept catches on, with underground "fight clubs" forming in every town, until an eccentric gets in the way and ignites an out-of-control spiral toward oblivion.

Annihilation

Annihilation

Movies

A biologist signs up for a dangerous, secret expedition into a mysterious zone where the laws of nature don't apply.

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