List of biggest box-office bombs

Films that lost the most money

In the film and media industry, if a film released in theatres fails to break even by a large amount, it is considered a box-office bomb (or box-office flop), thus losing money for the distributor, studio, and/or production company that invested in it. Due to the secrecy surrounding costs and profit margins in the film industry, figures of losses are usually rough estimates at best, and there are often conflicting estimates over how much a film has lost. To accommodate this uncertainty, the losses are presented as ranges where this is the case, and the list is ordered alphabetically in the absence of a definitive order. Because the films on the list have been released over a large span of time, currency inflation is a material factor, so losses are adjusted for inflation using the United States Consumer Price Index to enable comparison at equivalent purchasing power.

Some films on this list grossed more than their production budgets yet are still regarded as flops. This can be due to Hollywood accounting practices that manipulate profits or keep costs secret to circumvent profit-sharing agreements,[1] but it is also possible for films to lose money legitimately even when the theatrical gross exceeds the budget. This is because a distributor does not collect the full gross, and the full cost of a film can substantially exceed its production budget once distribution and marketing are taken into account. For example, tax filings in 2010 for Cinemark Theatres show that only 54.5 percent of ticket revenues went to the distributor, with the exhibitor retaining the rest. While the distributor's cut will vary from film to film, a Hollywood studio will typically collect half the gross in the United States and less in other parts of the world. Marketing often represents a substantial share of the overall cost of the picture too: for a film with an average sized budget the promotion and advertising costs are typically half that of the production budget, and in the case of smaller films it is not unusual for the cost of the marketing to be higher than the production budget.[2] In some cases, a company can make profits from a box-office bomb when ancillary revenues are taken into account, such as streaming, home media sales and rentals, television broadcast rights, and licensing fees, so a film that loses money at the box office can still eventually break even.[3]

There are some films notorious for large production budgets and widely seen as box-office bombs that have either broken even or turned a profit. Cleopatra nearly bankrupted 20th Century Fox with production and marketing costs of US$44 million and numerous delays.[4][5] It was among the top ten films of the 1960s,[6] but still failed to recoup its investment during its theatrical release.[4] However, it eventually broke even in 1966 when Fox sold the television broadcast rights to ABC for $5 million.[7] The total costs for Waterworld (1995) exceeded $300 million and it was perceived as a disaster at the time, despite grossing $264 million worldwide. It also eventually broke even through other revenue streams.[8][9] Such films are still cited as high-risk examples in evaluating the prospects of future productions.[8] For example, Cleopatra is blamed for a decline in big-budget epic films in the 1960s.[10]

The COVID-19 pandemic, starting around March 2020, caused temporary closure of movie theatres, and distributors moved several films to premier to streaming services such as HBO Max, Disney+, and Peacock with little to no box-office takes. While these films may have had successful runs on these services, the viewership or revenue from these showings are typically not reported and excluded from the box office. As a result, several films from 2020 to 2022 are included on this list, despite potentially having been profitable for their studios through streaming.[11]

Biggest box-office bombs

The following is a partial list of films that lost the most money, based on documented losses or estimated by expert analysis of various financial factors such as the production budget, marketing and distribution costs, gross box-office receipts and other ancillary revenues. The list is limited to films that are potentially among the top one hundred box-office losses, adjusted for inflation (approximately upper-bound losses of $95 million or higher as of 2023[update]).

  † Background shading indicates films playing in the week commencing 21 June 2024 in theaters around the world.
§ indicates a film released for streaming less than 30 days after it was released theatrically.
Biggest box-office bombs
Title Year Net production budget
(millions)
Worldwide gross
(millions)
Estimated loss (millions) Ref.
Nominal Adjusted for inflation [nb 1]
The 13th Warrior 1999 $100–160 $61.7 $69–129 $126–236 [# 1]
47 Ronin 2013 $175–225 $151.8 $96 $126 [# 2]
The 355 2022 $40–75 $27.7 $93 $105 [# 3]
The Adventures of Baron Munchausen 1988 $46.6 $8.1 $38.5 $99 [# 4]
The Adventures of Pluto Nash 2002 $100 $7.1 $96 $163 [# 5]
The Adventures of Rocky & Bullwinkle 2000 $76–98.6 $35.1 $63.5 $112 [# 6]
The Alamo 2004 $107 $25.8 $94 $152 [# 7]
Alexander 2004 $155 $167.3 $71 $115 [# 8]
Ali 2001 $107 $87.7 $63 $108 [# 9]
Allied 2016 $85 $118.6 $75–90 $95–114 [# 10]
Amsterdam 2022 $80 $31.2 $108 $112 [# 11]
Around the World in 80 Days 2004 $110 $72.2 $74 $119 [# 12]
The Astronaut's Wife 1999 $75 $19.6 $65 $119 [# 13]
Ballistic: Ecks vs. Sever 2002 $70 $19.9 $70.1 $119 [# 14]
Battlefield Earth 2000 $73–103 $29.7 $73.3 $130 [# 15]
Battleship 2012 $209–220 $303 $150 $199 [# 16]
Beloved 1998 $80 $22.9 $68.5 $128 [# 17]
Ben-Hur 2016 $100 $94.1 $75–120 $95–152 [# 18]
The BFG 2016 $140 $179.6 $71–100 $90–127 [# 19]
Black Adam 2022 $190–260 $393 $50–100 $52–104 [# 20]
Blackhat 2015 $70 $19.7 $68–90 $87–116 [# 21]
Blade Runner 2049 2017 $150–185 $260.5 $80 $99 [# 22]
The Call of the Wild 2020 $125–150 $107.6 $50–100 $59–118 [# 23]
Cats 2019 $90–100 $73.7 $71–113.6 $85–135 [# 24]
Chaos Walking 2021 $100 $26.5 $112 $126 [# 25]
Chill Factor 1999 $34–70 $11.8 $64 $117 [# 26]
A Christmas Carol 2009 $175–200 $325.3 $50–100 $71–142 [# 27]
The Chronicles of Riddick 2004 $105–120 $115.8 $47–73 $76–118 [# 28]
Cutthroat Island[nb 2] 1995 $98 $18.3 $105 $210 [# 29]
Dark Phoenix 2019 $200 $252.4 $79–133 $96–161 [# 30]
Deepwater Horizon 2016 $110–120 $119.5 $60–113 $76–143 [# 31]
Doctor Dolittle 1967 $17 $9 $10.8 $99 [# 32]
Dolittle 2020 $175 $227.9 $50–100 $59–118 [# 33]
Driven 2001 $94 $54.7 $67 $115 [# 34]
Dudley Do-Right 1999 $70 $10 $65 $119 [# 35]
Evan Almighty 2007 $175 $173.4 $87 $128 [# 36]
The Fall of the Roman Empire 1964 $18.4 $4.8 $14.3 $140 [# 37]
Fantastic Four 2015 $120–125 $168 $80–100 $103–129 [# 38]
Fathers' Day 1997 $85 $35.7 $67 $127 [# 39]
Final Fantasy: The Spirits Within 2001 $137 $85.1 $94 $162 [# 40]
The Finest Hours 2016 $70–80 $52.1 $75 $95 [# 41]
The Flash 2023 $200 $271.3 $155 $155 [# 42]
Gemini Man 2019 $138 $173.5 $111.1 $132 [# 43]
Ghost in the Shell 2017 $110–180 $169.8 $60–100 $75–124 [# 44]
Ghostbusters 2016 $144 $229.1 $75 $95 [# 45]
Gigli 2003 $75.6 $7.3 $72 $119 [# 46]
Gods of Egypt 2016 $140 $150.7 $76–90 $96–114 [# 47]
The Good Dinosaur 2015 $175–200 $332.2 $85 $109 [# 48]
The Great Raid 2005 $80 $10.8 $75 $117 [# 49]
The Great Wall 2016 $150 $332 $75 $95 [# 50]
Green Lantern 2011 $200 $219.9 $75 $102 [# 51]
Hard Rain 1998 $70 $19.9 $60 $112 [# 52]
Hart's War 2002 $70–95 $32.3 $62.7 $106 [# 53]
Haunted Mansion 2023 $150 $117.4 $117 $117 [# 54]
Heaven's Gate 1980 $44 $3.5 $40.5 $150 [# 55]
How Do You Know 2010 $100 $48.7 $104 $145 [# 56]
Hudson Hawk 1991 $65 $17.2 $47.8 $107 [# 57]
Hugo 2011 $150–170 $185.8 $91 $123 [# 58]
The Huntsman: Winter's War 2016 $115 $165 $75 $95 [# 59]
Inchon 1982 $46 $5.2 $40.8 $129 [# 60]
Instinct 1999 $80 $34.1 $63 $115 [# 61]
Indiana Jones and the Dial of Destiny 2023 $326 $384 $143 $143 [# 62]
The Invasion 2007 $80 $40 $71 $104 [# 63]
Ishtar 1987 $51–55 $14.4 $40.6 $109 [# 64]
Jack Frost 1998 $40–85 $34.6 $68 $127 [# 65]
Jack the Giant Slayer 2013 $185–200 $197.7 $103 $135 [# 66]
John Carter 2012 $263.7 $284.1 $112–200 $149–265 [# 67]
Jungle Cruise § 2021 $200 $220.9 $150 $169 [# 68]
Jupiter Ascending 2015 $175 $184 $95–120 $122–154 [# 69]
K-19: The Widowmaker 2002 $100 $65.7 $67 $113 [# 70]
King Arthur: Legend of the Sword 2017 $175 $148.7 $112–153.2 $139–190 [# 71]
Krull 1983 $27 $16.5 $33.5 $102 [# 72]
The Last Duel 2021 $100 $30.6 $99 $111 [# 73]
Lightyear 2022 $200 $226.4 $106–122 $110–127 [# 74]
Live by Night 2016 $65 $22.3 $75 $95 [# 75]
Lolita 1997 $62 $1.1 $61 $116 [# 76]
The Lone Ranger 2013 $225–250 $260.5 $160–190 $209–249 [# 77]
The Man from U.N.C.L.E. 2015 $75 $109.8 $80 $103 [# 78]
Mars Needs Moms 2011 $150 $39 $100–144 $135–195 [# 79]
The Marvels 2023 $270 $206.1 $237 $237 [# 80]
The Matrix Resurrections § 2021 $190 $156.5 $130 $146 [# 81]
Missing Link 2019 $102.3 $26.2 $101.3 $121 [# 82]
Monkeybone 2001 $75 $7.6 $71 $122 [# 83]
Monster Trucks 2016 $125 $64.5 $108–123.1 $137–156 [# 84]
Moonfall 2022 $138 $67.3 $138 $144 [# 85]
Mortal Engines 2018 $110 $83.7 $174.8 $212 [# 86]
Mulan § 2020 $200 $66.8 $141 $166 [# 87]
The Mummy 2017 $195 $410 $60–95 $75–118 [# 88]
The New Mutants 2020 $67–80 $49.2 $84 $99 [# 89]
The Nutcracker in 3D 2010 $90 $20.5 $82 $115 [# 90]
Onward § 2020 $175–200 $142 $130 $153 [# 91]
Osmosis Jones 2001 $70 $14 $63 $108 [# 92]
Pan 2015 $150 $128.4 $86–150 $111–193 [# 93]
Peter Pan 2003 $130.6 $122 $70 $116 [# 94]
Pixels 2015 $88 $244.9 $75 $96 [# 95]
Poseidon 2006 $160 $181.7 $83 $125 [# 96]
The Postman 1997 $80 $20.8 $70 $133 [# 97]
The Promise 2016 $90 $10.6 $93–102.1 $118–130 [# 98]
R.I.P.D. 2013 $130–154 $78.3 $92 $120 [# 99]
Red Planet 2000 $80 $33.5 $63 $111 [# 100]
Rise of the Guardians 2012 $145 $306.9 $87 $115 [# 101]
Robin Hood 2018 $100 $85.7 $83.7 $102 [# 102]
Sahara 2005 $160 $119.2 $78.4 $122 [# 103]
Seventh Son 2015 $95 $114.2 $85 $109 [# 104]
Sinbad: Legend of the Seven Seas 2003 $60 $80.8 $125 $207 [# 105]
Snake Eyes 2021 $88–110 $40.1 $88 $99 [# 106]
Soldier 1998 $60–75 $14.6 $60 $112 [# 107]
A Sound of Thunder 2005 $80 $11.7 $74 $115 [# 108]
Space Jam: A New Legacy § 2021 $150 $162.9 $111 $125 [# 109]
Speed Racer 2008 $120 $93.9 $88 $125 [# 110]
Sphere 1998 $73–80 $50.2 $61 $114 [# 111]
Stealth 2005 $135 $79.3 $96 $150 [# 112]
Strange World 2022 $180 $73.6 $197 $205 [# 113]
The Suicide Squad § 2021 $185 $167.4 $120 $135 [# 114]
Supernova 2000 $90 $14.8 $83 $147 [# 115]
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows 2016 $135 $245.6 $75 $95 [# 116]
Tenet 2020 $200 $363.7 $50–100 $59–118 [# 117]
Terminator: Dark Fate 2019 $185–196 $261.1 $110–130 $131–155 [# 118]
Titan A.E. 2000 $75–90 $36.8 $100 $177 [# 119]
Tomorrowland 2015 $180–190 $209 $90–150 $116–193 [# 120]
Town & Country 2001 $90 $10.4 $85 $146 [# 121]
Transformers: The Last Knight 2017 $217–260 $605.4 $100+ $124+ [# 122]
Treasure Planet 2002 $140 $109.6 $85 $144 [# 123]
Turning Red § 2022 $175 $19.8 $167 $174 [# 124]
Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets 2017 $177.2–180 $225.9 $82 $102 [# 125]
West Side Story 2021 $100 $76 $104 $117 [# 126]
Windtalkers 2002 $115–120 $77.6 $76–81 $129–137 [# 127]
Wish 2023 $200 $254.9 $131 $131 [# 128]
The Wolfman 2010 $150 $139.8 $76 $106 [# 129]
Wonder Woman 1984 § 2020 $200 $166.5 $100–137 $118–161 [# 130]
A Wrinkle in Time 2018 $125 $133.2 $130.6 $158 [# 131]
xXx: State of the Union 2005 $113.1 $71 $78 $122 [# 132]
Zoom 2006 $75.6 $12.5 $69 $104 [# 133]

See also

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Notes

  1. ^ 1634–1699: McCusker, J. J. (1997). How Much Is That in Real Money? A Historical Price Index for Use as a Deflator of Money Values in the Economy of the United States: Addenda et Corrigenda (PDF). American Antiquarian Society. 1700–1799: McCusker, J. J. (1992). How Much Is That in Real Money? A Historical Price Index for Use as a Deflator of Money Values in the Economy of the United States (PDF). American Antiquarian Society. 1800–present: Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis. "Consumer Price Index (estimate) 1800–". Retrieved February 29, 2024.
  2. ^ Cutthroat Island was once listed as having the "largest box office loss" by Guinness World Records,[12][13] but the category has since been retired.

References

Citations

  1. ^ Susman, Gary (April 14, 2015). "The 19 Biggest Box Office Bombs in Movie History". Moviefone. Retrieved August 15, 2015.
  2. ^ Anders, Charlie Jane (January 31, 2011). "How much money does a movie need to make to be profitable?". io9. Retrieved July 12, 2013.
  3. ^ Davidson, Adam (June 26, 2012). "How Does the Film Industry Actually Make Money". The New York Times. Retrieved August 15, 2015.
  4. ^ a b Galloway, Stephen (September 9, 2019). "Hollywood History Questions Answered: What Movie Was the Biggest Bomb Ever?". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved September 10, 2019.
  5. ^ Hall, Sheldon; Neale, Stephen (2010). Epics, spectacles, and blockbusters: a Hollywood history. Wayne State University Press. p. 166. ISBN 978-0-8143-3008-1. With top tickets set at an all-time high of $5.50,Cleopatra had amassed as much as $20 million in such guarantees from exhibitors even before its premiere. Fox claimed the film had cost in total $44 million, of which $31,115,000 represented the direct negative cost and the rest distribution, print and advertising expenses. (These figures excluded the more than $5 million spent on the production's abortive British shoot in 1960–61, prior to its relocation to Italy.) By 1966 worldwide rentals had reached $38,042,000 including $23.5 million from the United States.
  6. ^ King, Susan (April 3, 2001). "How 'Cleopatra' Nearly Sank Fox". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved May 25, 2023.
  7. ^ Block, Alex Ben; Wilson, Lucy Autrey, eds. (2010). George Lucas's Blockbusting: A Decade-by-Decade Survey of Timeless Movies Including Untold Secrets of Their Financial and Cultural Success. HarperCollins. pp. 434 & 461. ISBN 9780061778896.
  8. ^ a b Fleming, Mike Jr. (August 7, 2013). "Isn't It Time To Take 'Waterworld' Off The All-Time Flop List?". Deadline Hollywood. Archived from the original on January 8, 2015.
  9. ^ Stewart, Andrew (August 11, 2012). "B.O. reality gets lost in perception". Variety. Retrieved July 18, 2016.
  10. ^ Patterson, John (July 15, 2013). "Cleopatra, the film that killed off big-budget epics". The Guardian. Retrieved September 10, 2019.
  11. ^ D'Alessandro, Anthony (December 31, 2020). "How Covid Wiped Out The Studios' Domestic Box Office Market Share In 2020". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved December 12, 2021.
  12. ^ "Largest Box Office Loss". Guinness World Records. HIT Entertainment. Archived from the original on November 27, 2005. Retrieved July 16, 2013.
  13. ^ McClintock, Pamela (July 8, 2013). "Why 'Mars Needs Moms' bombed for Disney". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved July 16, 2013. Other infamous financial flops include Renny Harlin's pirate pic Cutthroat Island -- listed in the Guinness Book of Records as the biggest bomb of all time -- Sahara, The Adventures of Pluto Nash and Gigli.

Chart sources

  1. ^ The 13th Warrior
    • Total worldwide gross: "The 13th Warrior (1999)". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved July 12, 2013.
    • Production budget: Sklar, Elizabeth S. (2011). The Vikings on Film: Essays on Depictions of the Nordic Middle Ages. McFarland & Company. p. 122. ISBN 9780786460441. Despite a lavish production budget for which estimates range from $100 to $160...
    • Estimated loss: Greatest Film Flops (Filmsite)
  2. ^ 47 Ronin
    • Total worldwide gross: "47 Ronin (2013)". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved March 28, 2014.
    • Production budget: Lee, Chris (December 25, 2013). "Troubled '47 Ronin' may be headed for a box office reckoning". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved April 9, 2014.
    • Estimated loss: "Biggest Money Losers, Based on Absolute Loss on Worldwide Earnings". The Numbers. Nash Information Services. Archived from the original on May 31, 2022.
  3. ^ The 355
    • Total worldwide gross: "The 355 (2022)". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved April 21, 2022.
    • Production budget:
      • Lower-bound: Rubin, Rebecca (January 5, 2022). "Spider-Man: No Way Home to Flatten Star-Studded Espionage Thriller The 355 at the Box Office". Variety. Archived from the original on January 5, 2022. Retrieved April 21, 2022.
      • Upper-bound: D'Alessandro, Anthony (January 9, 2022). "Spider-Man: No Way Home At $668M+ Sinks Titanic & Looks To Take Out Infinity War Next; 355 DOA $4M+". Deadline Hollywood. Archived from the original on January 9, 2022. Retrieved April 21, 2022.
    • Estimated loss: "Biggest Money Losers, Based on Absolute Loss on Worldwide Earnings". The Numbers. Nash Information Services. Archived from the original on April 24, 2022.
  4. ^ The Adventures of Baron Munchausen
  5. ^ The Adventures of Pluto Nash
    • Total worldwide gross: "The Adventures of Pluto Nash (2002)". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved July 12, 2013.
    • Production budget: Stewart, Andrew (August 11, 2012). "B.O. reality gets lost in perception". Variety. Retrieved August 9, 2013.
    • Estimated loss: Greatest Film Flops (Filmsite)
  6. ^ The Adventures of Rocky & Bullwinkle
  7. ^ The Alamo
    • Total worldwide gross: "The Alamo (2004)". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved July 12, 2013.
    • Production budget: Waxman, Sharon (March 24, 2004). "A Battle Disney May Never Forget; For 'The Alamo,' a Long and Bumpy Road, From Conception to Release". The New York Times. Retrieved August 10, 2013.
    • Estimated loss: Greatest Film Flops (Filmsite)
  8. ^ Alexander
  9. ^ Ali
  10. ^ Allied
  11. ^ Amsterdam
  12. ^ Around the World in 80 Days
    • Total worldwide gross: "Around the World in 80 Days (2004)". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved July 12, 2013.
    • Production budget: Harris, Dana (January 12, 2003). "Inside Move: On Walden bond". Variety. Retrieved August 9, 2013.
    • Estimated loss: Greatest Film Flops (Filmsite)
  13. ^ The Astronaut's Wife
  14. ^ Ballistic
  15. ^ Battlefield Earth
  16. ^ Battleship
    • Total worldwide gross and production budget: "Battleship". Box Office Mojo. IMDb. Retrieved February 19, 2021.
    • Estimated loss and production budget: Masters, Kim (May 23, 2012). "'Battleship' Fallout: Lessons From a Box Office Sinking (Analysis)". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved February 24, 2021.
  17. ^ Beloved
  18. ^ Ben-Hur
    • Total worldwide gross and production budget: "Ben-Hur (2016)". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved November 25, 2016.
    • Expected loss (lower-bound): Sakoui, Anousha (September 1, 2016). "Hollywood's Summertime Bombs Got a Lot More Disastrous This Year". Bloomberg News. Archived from the original on September 1, 2016. Retrieved September 8, 2016.
    • Expected loss (upper-bound): McClintock (2016)
  19. ^ The BFG
    • Total worldwide gross and production budget: "The BFG (2016)". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved November 25, 2016.
    • Estimated loss (lower-bound): "Biggest Money Losers, Based on Absolute Loss on Worldwide Earnings". The Numbers. Nash Information Services. Archived from the original on June 5, 2017.
    • Expected loss (upper-bound): McClintock (2016)
  20. ^ Black Adam
    • Total worldwide gross: "Black Adam". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved January 12, 2023.
    • Production budget: Couch, Aaron; Kit, Borys (December 20, 2022). "'Black Adam 2' Not Moving Forward as Part of New DC's "First Chapter"". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved December 22, 2022.
    • Estimated loss: Franklin, Grant (December 5, 2022). ""Black Adam" Could Lose $50-100 Million". Dark Horizons. Retrieved December 6, 2022.
  21. ^ Blackhat
    • Total worldwide gross and production budget: "Blackhat (2015)". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved January 23, 2016.
    • Estimated loss (lower-bound): "Biggest Money Losers, Based on Absolute Loss on Worldwide Earnings". The Numbers. Nash Information Services. Archived from the original on May 29, 2016.
    • Estimated loss (upper-bound): Graser (2015)
  22. ^ Blade Runner 2049
    • Total worldwide gross: "Blade Runner 2049 (2017)". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved October 25, 2019.
    • Production budget: McClintock, Pamela (September 14, 2017). "'Blade Runner 2049' Tracking for $40M-Plus U.S. Debut". The Hollywood Reporter. Archived from the original on September 14, 2017.
    • Expected loss: McClintock, Pamela (November 8, 2017). "'Blade Runner 2049' Losses Could Hit $80 Million for Producer Alcon". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved November 8, 2017.
  23. ^ The Call of the Wild
    • Total worldwide gross: "The Call of the Wild". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved March 20, 2020.
    • Production budget: Pamela McClintock (February 20, 2020). "Box Office Preview: 'Sonic the Hedgehog' to Leave 'Call of the Wild' Out in the Cold". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved February 20, 2020.
    • Expected loss (lower-bound): Rebecca Rubin (March 1, 2020). "Harrison Ford's 'Call of the Wild' to Lose $50 Million at Box Office". Variety. Retrieved March 2, 2020.
    • Expected loss (upper-bound): D'Alessandro, Anthony (February 23, 2020). "'Hedgehog' Bites Back At 'Wild' Dog As 'Sonic' Speeds To No. 1 With $26M+; $203M+ WW – Sunday AM Update". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved February 23, 2020.
  24. ^ Cats
    • Total worldwide gross: "Cats". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved March 28, 2020.
    • Lower-bound production budget and loss: D'Alessandro, Anthony (December 29, 2019). "'Cats' Bound To Lose At Least $71M After All Ancillaries: Here's How". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved December 29, 2019.
    • Upper-bound production budget and loss: D'Alessandro (2020)
  25. ^ Chaos Walking
    • Total worldwide gross: "Chaos Walking (2021)". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved December 2, 2021.
    • Production budget: D'Alessandro, Anthony (February 7, 2020). "'Chaos Walking': Daisy Ridley-Tom Holland Pic Gets Release Date". Deadline. Archived from the original on February 12, 2020. Retrieved February 7, 2020.
    • Estimated loss: Biggest Money Losers (The Numbers)
  26. ^ Chill Factor
    • Canadian and U.S. gross and production budget (upper-bound): "Chill Factor (1999)". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved July 12, 2013.
    • Estimated production budget (lower-bound): "Chill Factor". The Numbers. Retrieved June 27, 2018.
    • Estimated loss (based on upper-bound budget): Greatest Film Flops (Filmsite)
  27. ^ A Christmas Carol
    • Total worldwide gross and production budget: "A Christmas Carol (2009)". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on November 29, 2009. Retrieved November 28, 2009.
    • Production budget: Barnes, Brooks (October 26, 2009). "Disney Hopes Christmas Carol Lives Up to Its Blockbuster Marketing". The New York Times. Archived from the original on November 25, 2011. Retrieved October 25, 2009.
    • Estimated loss: Eller, Claudia (November 10, 2009). "Disney Studios president leaves". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved May 19, 2020.
  28. ^ The Chronicles of Riddick
  29. ^ Cutthroat Island
    • Total worldwide gross: "Cutthroat Island". The Numbers. Nash Information Services. Retrieved June 23, 2015.
    • Production budget: Hindes, Andrew (January 11, 1999). "Arnold outbonds 'em". Variety. Retrieved August 9, 2013.
    • Estimated loss: "Largest Box Office Loss". Guinness World Records. HIT Entertainment. April 30, 2012. Retrieved July 18, 2019.
  30. ^ Dark Phoenix
  31. ^ Deepwater Horizon
  32. ^ Doctor Doolittle
    • Canadian and U.S. gross: "Doctor Dolittle (1967)". The Numbers. Nash Information Services. Retrieved February 21, 2016.
    • Estimated loss: Greatest Film Flops (Filmsite) (1967–1969)
  33. ^ Dolittle (2020)
    • Total world gross and production budget: "Dolittle". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved March 28, 2020.
    • Estimated loss (lower-bound): D'Alessandro, Anthony (January 20, 2020). "How Sony Built 'Bad Boys For Life' Into A Success With $101M+ WW & $73M+ U.S.; 'Dolittle' Poised For $50M+ Loss – Monday Update". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved February 23, 2020.
    • Estimated loss (upper-bound): Fuster, Jeremy (January 19, 2020). "Robert Downey Jr's 'Dolittle' Could Lose $100 Million at Box Office". TheWrap. Retrieved January 21, 2020.
  34. ^ Driven
  35. ^ Dudley Do-Right
  36. ^ Evan Almighty
    • Total worldwide gross: "Evan Almighty (2007)". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved July 12, 2013.
    • Production budget: McClintock, Pamela; Fleming, Michael (June 25, 2007). "'Evan' struggles to find right audience". Variety. Retrieved August 9, 2013.
    • Estimated loss: "Biggest Money Losers, Based on Absolute Loss on Worldwide Earnings". The Numbers. Nash Information Services. Archived from the original on December 18, 2021.
  37. ^ The Fall of the Roman Empire
    • Canadian and U.S. gross: "The Fall of the Roman Empire (1964)". The Numbers. Nash Information Services. Retrieved February 19, 2016.
    • Production budget: The New York Times. August 6, 1965. "$18,436,625"
    • Estimated loss: Greatest Film Flops (Filmsite)
  38. ^ Fantastic Four
    • Total worldwide gross and production budget: "Fantastic Four (2015)". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved February 17, 2016.
    • Expected loss and production budget: McClintock (2015)
  39. ^ Father's Day
    • Total worldwide gross: and production budget: "Fathers' Day (1997)". The Numbers. Nash Information Services. Retrieved June 22, 2015.
    • Estimated loss: Greatest Film Flops (Filmsite)
  40. ^ Final Fantasy: The Spirits Within
    • Total worldwide gross and production budget: "Final Fantasy: The Spirit Within (2001)". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved July 12, 2013.
    • Production budget: Bolton, Christopher; Istvan Csicsery-Ronay Jr; Takayuki Tatsumi (2007). "10". Robot Ghosts and Wired Dreams: Japanese Science Fiction from Origins to Anime. University of Minnesota Press. ISBN 978-0-8166-4974-7.
    • Estimated loss: Greatest Film Flops (Filmsite)
  41. ^ The Finest Hours
    • Total worldwide gross: "The Finest Hours (2016)". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved May 23, 2016.
    • Production budget: D'Alessandro, Anthony (February 1, 2016). "'Kung Fu Panda 3' Gets Leg Up On Fierce 1st Quarter & Scores Record January Toon Opening – Monday B.O. Postmortem". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved March 9, 2016.
    • Expected loss: Rainey, James (March 8, 2016). "Disney Expects $75 Million Loss on 'The Finest Hours'". Variety. Retrieved March 9, 2016.
  42. ^ Flash
  43. ^ Gemini Man
  44. ^ Ghost in the Shell
    • Total worldwide gross: "Ghost in the Shell (2017)". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved June 26, 2023.
    • Production budget and expected loss: Rainey, James (April 5, 2017). "'Ghost In The Shell' Will Lose $60 Million-Plus: Here's Why". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved May 13, 2017.
  45. ^ Ghostbusters
    • Total worldwide gross and production budget: "Ghostbusters (2016)". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved November 25, 2016.
    • Expected loss: Rainey, James (August 10, 2016). "'Sony's 'Ghostbusters' Loss Likely to Come to About $50 Million, Sources Say". Variety. Retrieved August 15, 2016.
  46. ^ Gigli
  47. ^ Gods of Egypt
  48. ^ The Good Dinosaur
    • Total worldwide gross: "The Good Dinosaur (2015)". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved August 21, 2016.
    • Production budget: Faughnder, Ryan (November 24, 2015). "'Good Dinosaur' and 'Creed' to battle 'Hunger Games' at holiday box office". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved February 16, 2016.
    • Expected loss: McClintock, Pamela (January 22, 2016). "'Good Dinosaur': Analyzing Pixar's First Box-Office Disaster". The Hollywood Reporter. Archived from the original on July 1, 2020.
  49. ^ The Great Raid
    • Total worldwide gross: "The Great Raid (2005)". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved July 12, 2013.
    • Production budget: "Escape from limbo-land". Variety. July 17, 2005. Retrieved August 9, 2013.
    • Estimated loss: Greatest Film Flops (Filmsite)
  50. ^ The Great Wall
    • Total worldwide gross and production budget: "The Great Wall (2017)". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved August 5, 2017.
    • Expected loss: McClintock, Pamela; Galloway, Stephen (March 2, 2017). "Matt Damon's 'The Great Wall' to Lose $75 Million; Future U.S.-China Productions in Doubt". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved August 5, 2017.
  51. ^ Green Lantern
    • Total worldwide gross: "Green Lantern (2011)". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved July 12, 2013.
    • Production budget: Stewart, Andrew (June 16, 2011). "'Green Lantern' looks to shine at box office". Variety. Retrieved August 9, 2013.
    • Estimated loss: "Biggest Money Losers, Based on Absolute Loss on Worldwide Earnings". The Numbers. Nash Information Services. Archived from the original on November 15, 2017.
  52. ^ Hard Rain
  53. ^ Hart's War
  54. ^ Haunted Mansion
  55. ^ Heaven's Gate
  56. ^ How Do You Know
    • Total worldwide gross: "How Do You Know (2010)". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved July 12, 2013.
    • Production budget: Masters, Kim (December 9, 2010). "EXCLUSIVE: 'How Do You Know' Price Tag: $120 Million, $50 Million Just for Talent". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved July 23, 2013. THR has learned that the film, which centers on a love triangle, cost $120 million to make, though the studio drove that down to about $100 million thanks to tax rebates from Pennsylvania and D.C.
    • Estimated loss: Biggest Money Losers (The Numbers)
  57. ^ Hudson Hawk
  58. ^ Hugo
    • Total worldwide gross: "Hugo (2012)". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved July 22, 2013.
    • Production budget: Kaufman, Amy (November 22, 2011). "Movie Projector: 'Breaking Dawn' to devour three new family films". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved July 22, 2013.
    • Estimated loss: "Biggest Money Losers, Based on Absolute Loss on Worldwide Earnings". The Numbers. Nash Information Services. Archived from the original on March 11, 2022.
  59. ^ The Huntsman
  60. ^ Inchon
  61. ^ Instinct
  62. ^ Indiana Jones and the Dial of Destiny
    • Total worldwide gross and production budget: "Indiana Jones whips up $130 million loss for disney". Forbes. March 31, 2024. Retrieved April 1, 2024.
    • Estimated loss: D'Alessandro (2024)
  63. ^ The Invasion
  64. ^ Ishtar
    • Canadian and U.S. gross and budget: "Ishtar (1987)". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved January 20, 2016.
    • Production budget: Harmetz, Aljean (May 19, 1987). "Elaine May's 'Ishtar': A $51 Million Film in Trouble". The New York Times. Retrieved August 31, 2014.
    • Estimated loss: Greatest Film Flops (Filmsite)
  65. ^ Jack Frost
    • Canadian and U.S. gross and production budget: "Jack Frost (1998)". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved July 21, 2013.
    • Production budget: Andrew Hindes (December 20, 1998). "'Mail' shows a prophet". Variety. Retrieved May 19, 2020.
    • Estimated loss: Greatest Film Flops (Filmsite)
  66. ^ Jack the Giant Slayer
  67. ^ John Carter
    • Total worldwide gross: "John Carter (2012)". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved July 12, 2013.
    • Production budget: Sylt, Christian (October 22, 2014). "Revealed: The $307 Million Cost of Disney's John Carter". Forbes. Retrieved December 7, 2014. The tax payment to John Carter gave the picture a net budget of $263.7 million which is far more than estimates predicted.
    • Estimated loss (lower-bound): Biggest Money Losers (The Numbers)
    • Expected loss (upper-bound): Chmielewski, Dawn C. (March 20, 2012). "Disney expects $200-million loss on 'John Carter'". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved October 14, 2015.
  68. ^ Jungle Cruise
    • Total worldwide gross: "Jungle Cruise (2021)". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved April 21, 2022.
    • Production budget: Keegan, Rebecca (July 21, 2021). "How Dwayne Johnson Wooed Emily Blunt for 'Jungle Cruise' — and Why She Ghosted Him". The Hollywood Reporter. Archived from the original on July 26, 2021. Retrieved April 21, 2022.
    • Estimated loss: Biggest Money Losers (The Numbers)
  69. ^ Jupiter Ascending
    • Total worldwide gross: "Jupiter Ascending (2015)". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved March 16, 2015.
    • Production budget: McNary, Dave (February 4, 2015). "Box Office: 'Spongebob' to Mop the Floor With 'Jupiter Ascending,' 'Seventh Son' For $35 Million". Variety. Retrieved February 12, 2015.
    • Estimated loss (lower-bound): "Biggest Money Losers, Based on Absolute Loss on Worldwide Earnings". The Numbers. Nash Information Services. Archived from the original on May 31, 2022.
    • Estimated loss (upper-bound): McClintock, Pamela (June 10, 2015). "Disney Could Lose $140 Million on 'Tomorrowland' Flop". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved February 16, 2016.
  70. ^ K-19: The Widowmaker
  71. ^ King Arthur: Legend of the Sword
  72. ^ Krull
  73. ^ The Last Duel
    • Total worldwide gross: "The Last Duel". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved March 14, 2022.
    • Production budget: Lang, Brent (October 17, 2021). "Box Office: 'Halloween Kills' Scores Bloody Great $50.4 Million Debut, 'The Last Duel' Bombs". Variety. Retrieved March 14, 2022.
    • Estimated loss: "Biggest Money Losers, Based on Absolute Loss on Worldwide Earnings". The Numbers. Nash Information Services. Archived from the original on May 31, 2022.
  74. ^ Lightyear
  75. ^ Live by Night
    • Total worldwide gross: "Live By Night (2016)". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved May 13, 2017.
    • Production budget and estimated loss: Lang, Brent (January 26, 2016). "Ben Affleck's 'Live by Night' Flop Results in $75 Million Loss (EXCLUSIVE)". Variety. Retrieved January 26, 2017.
  76. ^ Lolita
  77. ^ The Lone Ranger
    • Total worldwide gross: "The Lone Ranger (2013)". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved November 15, 2013.
    • Production budget: Graser, Marc (June 25, 2013). "Disney, Jerry Bruckheimer See 'Lone Ranger' as New Genre-Bending Superhero". Variety. Retrieved August 2, 2013. The picture cost approximately $250 million to produce... Studio reps say the pic cost around $225 million, but sources say it was considerably higher.
    • Estimated loss: Acuna, Kirsten (August 6, 2013). "Disney Predicts It Will Lose Between $160-$190 Million On 'The Lone Ranger' Bomb". Business Insider. Retrieved October 18, 2015.
  78. ^ The Man from U.N.C.L.E.
  79. ^ Mars Needs Moms
    • Total worldwide gross: "Mars Needs Moms (2011)". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved July 12, 2013.
    • Production budget: Graser, Marc (May 10, 2011). "'Mars' flop dents Disney earnings". Variety. Retrieved August 9, 2013.
    • Estimated loss (lower-bound): Barnes, Brooks (March 14, 2011). "Many Culprits in Fall of a Family Film". The New York Times. Retrieved October 14, 2015.
    • Estimated loss (upper-bound): Biggest Money Losers (The Numbers)
  80. ^ The Marvels
  81. ^ The Matrix Resurrections
    • Total worldwide gross: "The Matrix Resurrections (2021)". Box Office Mojo. IMDb. Retrieved April 24, 2022.
    • Production budget: Malhotra, Rahul (January 2, 2022). "'The Matrix Resurrections' Crosses $100 Million Worldwide Even Before China Release". Collider. Retrieved April 24, 2022.
    • Estimated loss: Biggest Money Losers (The Numbers)
  82. ^ Missing Link
  83. ^ Monkeybone
    • Total worldwide gross: "Monkeybone (2001)". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved July 12, 2013.
    • Production budget: Thielman, Sam (February 6, 2009). "Selick puts stop motion in Focus". Variety. Retrieved August 9, 2013.
    • Estimated loss: Greatest Film Flops (Filmsite)
  84. ^ Monster Trucks
  85. ^ Moonfall
  86. ^ Mortal Engines
  87. ^ Mulan
    • Total worldwide gross: "Mulan (2020)". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved April 13, 2021.
    • Production budget: Pallotta, Frank (February 14, 2020). "Disney's 'Mulan' was supposed to be a big hit in China. The coronavirus could threaten that". CNN Business. Archived from the original on February 14, 2020. Retrieved February 22, 2020.
    • Estimated loss: Biggest Money Losers (The Numbers)
  88. ^ The Mummy
    • Total worldwide gross: "The Mummy (2017)". The Numbers. Retrieved December 30, 2018.
    • Production budget and estimated loss: D'Alessandro, Anthony (June 19, 2017). "'The Mummy' Will Lose $95M: Here's Why". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved December 24, 2017.
  89. ^ The New Mutants
    • Total worldwide gross: "The New Mutants (2020)". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved December 2, 2021.
    • Production budget (lower-bound): D'Alessandro, Anthony (August 28, 2020). "'New Mutants' Secures $7M At Weekend Box Office Where Only 62% Of All Cinemas Are Open". Deadline Hollywood. Archived from the original on August 29, 2020. Retrieved August 30, 2020.
    • Production budget (upper-bound): Mendelson, Scott (September 6, 2020). "Box Office: 'Mulan' Nabs $6M Overseas As 'Bill & Ted' Rules VOD". Forbes. Archived from the original on September 7, 2020. Retrieved September 6, 2020.
    • Estimated loss: "Biggest Money Losers, Based on Absolute Loss on Worldwide Earnings". The Numbers. Nash Information Services. Archived from the original on December 31, 2020.
  90. ^ The Nutcracker in 3D
    • Total worldwide gross: "The Nutcracker in 3D (2010)". The Numbers. Retrieved December 30, 2018.
    • Production budget: Kroll, Justin (July 25, 2011). "Chernin, U nab 'Nutcracker' pitch". Variety. Retrieved August 9, 2013.
    • Estimated loss: Greatest Film Flops (Filmsite)
  91. ^ Onward
    • Total worldwide gross: "Onward (2020)". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved April 13, 2021.
    • Production budget: Rubin, Rebecca (March 8, 2020). "Box Office: 'Onward' Debuts to $28 Million Overseas Amid Coronavirus Outbreak". Variety. Archived from the original on March 8, 2020. Retrieved April 13, 2021.
    • Estimated loss: Biggest Money Losers (The Numbers)
  92. ^ Osmosis Jones
    • Total worldwide gross: "Osmosis Jones (2001)". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved July 13, 2013.
    • Production budget: DiOrio, Carl (August 12, 2001). "Horny hijinks heat up B.O." Variety. Retrieved August 7, 2013.
    • Estimated loss: Greatest Film Flops (Filmsite)
  93. ^ Pan
    • Total worldwide gross: "Pan (2015)". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved November 23, 2015.
    • Production budget: Child, Ben (October 13, 2015). "Pan: big budget turkey heading for $150m nosedive". The Guardian. Retrieved October 22, 2015.
    • Estimated loss (lower-bound): "Biggest Money Losers, Based on Absolute Loss on Worldwide Earnings". The Numbers. Nash Information Services. Archived from the original on December 18, 2021.
    • Estimated loss (upper-bound): McClintock, Pamela (October 12, 2016). "Warner Bros.' 'Pan' Could Lead to $150 Million Loss". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved February 16, 2016.
  94. ^ Peter Pan
  95. ^ Pixels
  96. ^ Poseidon
    • Total worldwide gross: "Poseidon (2006)". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved July 12, 2013.
    • Production budget: Horn, John (May 16, 2006). "Investors hope to cruise but sometimes sink". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved August 9, 2013.
    • Estimated loss: "Biggest Money Losers, Based on Absolute Loss on Worldwide Earnings". The Numbers. Nash Information Services. Archived from the original on December 31, 2020.
  97. ^ The Postman
    • Total worldwide gross and production budget: "The Postman". The Numbers. Nash Information Services. Retrieved June 22, 2015.
    • Estimated loss: Greatest Film Flops (Filmsite)
  98. ^ The Promise
    • Total worldwide gross and production budget: "The Promise (2017)". The Numbers. Nash Information Services. Retrieved March 30, 2018.
    • Estimated loss (lower-bound): "Biggest Money Losers, Based on Absolute Loss on Worldwide Earnings". The Numbers. Nash Information Services. Archived from the original on May 31, 2022.
    • Estimated loss (upper-bound): D'Alessandro (2018)
  99. ^ R.I.P.D.
    • Total worldwide gross: "R.I.P.D. (2013)". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved November 15, 2013.
    • Production budget: Finke, Nikki (July 21, 2013). "#1 'The Conjuring' Scares Up $41.5M Weekend But Other New Films Sink Or Soft: 'R.I.P.D.', 'Turbo', 'Red 2', As Sizzling Summer Fizzles". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved August 9, 2013.
    • Estimated loss: "Biggest Money Losers, Based on Absolute Loss on Worldwide Earnings". The Numbers. Nash Information Services. Archived from the original on March 11, 2022.
  100. ^ Red Planet
  101. ^ Rise of the Guardians
    • Total worldwide gross and production budget: "Rise of the Guardians (2012)". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved February 16, 2016.
    • Estimated loss: Lieberman (2014)
  102. ^ Robin Hood
  103. ^ Sahara
    • Total worldwide gross: "Sahara (2005)". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved July 12, 2013.
    • Production budget and estimated loss (lower-bound): Bunting, Glenn F. (April 15, 2007). "$78 million of red ink?". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved July 13, 2013.
  104. ^ Seventh Son
    • Total worldwide gross and production budget: "Seventh Son (2015)". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved February 16, 2016.
    • Estimated loss: Graser (2015)
  105. ^ Sinbad: Legend of the Seven Seas
    • Total worldwide gross and production budget: "Sinbad: Legend of the Seven Seas (2003)". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved July 31, 2017.
    • Estimated loss: Eller, Claudia; Hofmeister, Sallie (December 17, 2005). "DreamWorks Sale Sounds Wake-Up Call for Indie Films". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved July 31, 2017.
  106. ^ Snake Eyes: G.I. Joe Origins
    • Total worldwide gross: "Snake Eyes (2021)". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved February 27, 2022.
    • Production budget:
      • Lower-bound: Rubin, Rebecca (July 21, 2021). "Can 'Space Jam' Dunk on M. Night Shyamalan's 'Old' and 'Snake Eyes' at the Box Office?". Variety. Retrieved February 27, 2022.
      • Upper-bound: D'Alessandro, Anthony (July 25, 2021). "Box Office Drops With 'Old', 'Snake Eyes', 'Black Widow' & 'Space Jam 2': But Is Delta Variant Or Dynamic Windows To Blame?". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved February 27, 2022.
    • Estimated loss: "Biggest Money Losers, Based on Absolute Loss on Worldwide Earnings". The Numbers. Nash Information Services. Archived from the original on February 22, 2022.
  107. ^ Soldier
  108. ^ A Sound of Thunder
    • Total worldwide gross: "A Sound of Thunder (2005)". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved July 12, 2013.
    • Production budget: Kelly, Brendan (March 6, 2001). "'Sound' shoot off as strike threat looms". Variety. Retrieved August 9, 2013.
    • Estimated loss: Greatest Film Flops (Filmsite)
  109. ^ Space Jam: A New Legacy
    • Total worldwide gross: "Space Jam: A New Legacy (2021)". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved February 27, 2022.
    • Production budget: Mendelson, Scott (July 18, 2021). "'Space Jam 2' Tops Box Office With $32M Debut Weekend". Forbes. Archived from the original on August 29, 2021. Retrieved February 27, 2022.
    • Estimated loss: Biggest Money Losers (The Numbers)
  110. ^ Speed Racer
    • Total worldwide gross: "Speed Racer (2008)". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved July 12, 2013.
    • Production budget: Thompson, Anne (June 13, 2008). "Why 'Speed Racer' sputtered". Variety. Retrieved August 9, 2013.
    • Estimated loss: "Biggest Money Losers, Based on Absolute Loss on Worldwide Earnings". The Numbers. Nash Information Services. Archived from the original on March 11, 2022.
  111. ^ Sphere
    • Total worldwide gross and production budget: "Sphere (1998)". The Numbers. Retrieved March 2, 2016.
    • Estimated loss and production budget: Greatest Film Flops (Filmsite)
  112. ^ Stealth
  113. ^ Strange World
  114. ^ The Suicide Squad
    • Total worldwide gross: "The Suicide Squad (2021)". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved February 27, 2022.
    • Production budget: Rubin, Rebecca (August 4, 2021). "Box Office: 'The Suicide Squad' Targets $30 Million-Plus Opening Weekend". Variety. Archived from the original on August 6, 2021. Retrieved February 27, 2022.
    • Estimated loss: Biggest Money Losers (The Numbers)
  115. ^ Supernova
  116. ^ Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows
    • Total worldwide gross and production budget: "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows (2016)". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved October 24, 2016.
    • Expected loss: McClintock (2016)
  117. ^ Tenet
    • Total worldwide gross: "Tenet (2020)". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved April 18, 2021.
    • Expected loss and production budget: Rubin, Rebecca (November 3, 2020). "Christopher Nolan Defends 'Tenet' Box Office Results". Variety. Retrieved November 22, 2020.
  118. ^ Terminator: Dark Fate
    • Total worldwide gross: "Terminator: Dark Fate (2019)". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved December 28, 2019.
    • Production budget: D'Alessandro, Anthony (November 3, 2019). "How 'Terminator: Dark Fate' Conked Out With $29M & Why 'The Irishman' Is A Strategic Opportunity – Sunday Box Office". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved November 9, 2019.
    • Expected loss: Pamela McClintock (November 3, 2019). "'Terminator: Dark Fate' Puts Franchise on Ice, Faces $120M-Plus Loss". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved November 3, 2019.
  119. ^ Titan A.E.
    • Total worldwide gross and production budget: "Titan A.E. (2000)". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved February 16, 2016.
    • Production budget: Welkos, Robert W. (June 12, 2000). "Animated Clash of the 'Titan'". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved February 16, 2016.
    • Estimated loss: Palmeri, Christopher (September 19, 2013). "Despicable Me 2 Producer Knows How to Win the Box Office". Bloomberg Businessweek. Retrieved February 16, 2016.
  120. ^ Tomorrowland
    • Total worldwide gross: "Tomorrowland (2015)". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved November 12, 2019.
    • Production budget: Busch, Anita; D'Alessandro, Anthony (May 26, 2015). "'Tomorrowland' Slightly Better In Actuals, But Memorial Day Frame Was Still A Downer – Tuesday B.O. Update". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved June 11, 2015.
    • Estimated loss (lower-bound): "Biggest Money Losers, Based on Absolute Loss on Worldwide Earnings". The Numbers. Nash Information Services. Archived from the original on March 11, 2022.
    • Estimated loss (upper-bound): McClintock (2015)
  121. ^ Town & Country
    • Total worldwide gross: "Town & Country (2001)". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved July 12, 2013.
    • Production budget: Lyons, Charles (April 24, 2001). "New Line nixes 'Town' meeting". Variety. Retrieved August 9, 2013.
    • Estimated loss: Greatest Film Flops (Filmsite)
  122. ^ Transformers: The Last Knight
    • Total worldwide gross and production budget: "Transformers: The last Knight (2017)". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved August 28, 2019.
      "2017 Feature Film Study" (PDF). FilmL.A. Feature Film Study: 25. August 2018. Retrieved August 9, 2018.
    • Estimated loss: Bond, Paul (January 9, 2019). "Viacom CEO Says He's Mulling Small Acquisition Targets". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved August 28, 2019.
  123. ^ Treasure Planet
    • Total worldwide gross: "Treasure Planet (2002)". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved July 12, 2013.
    • Production budget: Amdur, Meredith (April 12, 2004). "For Disney, it's a season on the brink". Variety. Retrieved August 9, 2013.
    • Estimated loss: Greatest Film Flops (Filmsite)
  124. ^ Turning Red
    • Total worldwide gross: "Turning Red (2022)". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved July 11, 2022.
    • Production budget: Barnes, Brooks (March 7, 2022). "With Turning Red, a Big Red Panda Helps Break a Glass Ceiling". The New York Times. Archived from the original on March 9, 2022. Retrieved March 9, 2022.
    • Estimated loss: Biggest Money Losers (The Numbers)
  125. ^ Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets
    • Total worldwide gross and net production budget (lower-bound): "Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets (2017)". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved March 30, 2017.
    • Net production budget (upper-bound): McClintock, Pamela (July 23, 2017). "Box Office: 'Dunkirk' Conquers Competition With $50.5M Debut; 'Valerian' Bombs". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved July 24, 2017.
    • Estimated loss: Biggest Money Losers (The Numbers)
  126. ^ West Side Story
    • Total worldwide gross: "West Side Story (2021)". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved April 5, 2022.
    • Production budget: Donnelly, Matt; Lang, Brent (August 13, 2019). "Fox Feels the Pressure From Disney as Film Flops Mount". Variety. Los Angeles, California: Penske Media Corporation. Archived from the original on August 30, 2019. Retrieved August 13, 2019.
    • Estimated loss: Biggest Money Losers (The Numbers)
  127. ^ Windtalkers
    • Total worldwide gross: "Windtalkers (2002)". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved July 12, 2013.
    • Production budget: DiOrio, Carl (June 30, 2002). "Limping Lion loses Levin". Variety. Retrieved August 9, 2013.
    • Estimated loss: Greatest Film Flops (Filmsite)
  128. ^ Wish
    • Total worldwide gross: "Wish (2023)". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on December 4, 2023. Retrieved March 13, 2024.
    • Production budget and estimated loss: D'Alessandro (2024)
  129. ^ The Wolfman
  130. ^ Wonder Woman 1984
    • Total worldwide gross: "Wonder Woman 1984". Box Office Mojo. IMDb. Archived from the original on December 23, 2020. Retrieved May 18, 2021.
    • Production budget: "Warner Bros Debates Whether Wonder Woman 1984 Should Skip Theaters for Streaming (Exclusive)". TheWrap. March 20, 2020. Archived from the original on September 13, 2020. Retrieved March 20, 2020.
    • Estimated loss (lower-bound): McClintock, Pamela (January 27, 2021). "Studios Hold Out Hope for Theaters' Return to Normalcy". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved January 27, 2021.
    • Estimated loss (upper-bound): Biggest Money Losers (The Numbers)
  131. ^ A Wrinkle in Time
    • Total worldwide gross: "A Wrinkle in Time (2018)". The Numbers. Retrieved January 1, 2019.
    • Production budget and estimated loss: D'Alessandro (2019)
  132. ^ XXX: State of the Union
  133. ^ Zoom

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