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There are certain eternal questions in life that I doubt we’ll ever find an answer to. Who was Jack The Ripper? What happened on the Mary Celeste? How have there been five Resident Evil movies? And the question we’re going to look at now, why do they make kids' cartoons out of very adult movies?
In some ways it makes sense. As a kid, there are very few moments more exciting than watching an ultra-gory action film or a dodgy sex comedy that you know you’re not supposed to be watching. Everyone knows this, the studios especially. But surely they can’t be that blatant about it? You can’t make a show for kids based on RoboCop! Have you seen RoboCop? Won’t somebody please think of the children?
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The term “movie flop” tends to be synonymous with that of “absolutely terrible,” because good movies don’t flop at the box office, do they? Despite the fact that the majority of movies that fail to gross back their budgets when they’re realised in theatres are truly awful, there are a few motion pictures out there that flopped regardless of their quality – simply because they were marketed wrong, or because everybody in the world happened to be busy on that particular weekend, or for reasons that are unexplainable, but not – as many believe – because they really sucked.
So join us here as we take a look at 10 movies that all flopped at the box office and failed to recuperate their losses – some well-known, some you might never have even heard of. What’s important is that all the movies here are genuinely worth your time, despite »
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