Movies disowned by the people who made themby FrontAlleyBoys | created - 12 Mar 2012 | updated - 20 Nov 2012 | Public
Have you ever seen a movie and said "That movie was so bad the people who made it must have known it was bad, but made it anyway!" Well with these movies either the director, writer on an actor in the film said "Yeah, that was pretty bad." Making these the worst films ever, when the people who made them admit they were bad
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1. Star Trek: The Motion Picture (1979)
G | 132 min | Adventure, Mystery, Sci-Fi
When an alien spacecraft of enormous power is spotted approaching Earth, Admiral James T. Kirk resumes command of the overhauled USS Enterprise in order to intercept it.
Votes: 72,648 | Gross: $82.26M
Not just one or two people thought this was bad, no EVERYONE involved with this film at one point while making the film said "this movie is terrible!"
2. Batman & Robin (1997)
PG-13 | 125 min | Action, Sci-Fi
Batman and Robin try to keep their relationship together even as they must stop Mr. Freeze and Poison Ivy from freezing Gotham City.
Votes: 212,647 | Gross: $107.33M
Can you really blame them?
3. Wild Wild West (1999)
PG-13 | 106 min | Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
The two best hired guns in the West must save President Grant from the clutches of a nineteenth-century inventor-villain.
Votes: 141,896 | Gross: $113.81M
Will Smith calls this film the worst decision of his entire career
4. Rocky V (1990)
PG-13 | 104 min | Drama, Sport
Reluctantly retired from boxing, and back from riches to rags, Rocky takes on a new protege who betrays him, as the champ's son must adjust to his family's new life after bankruptcy.
Votes: 110,167 | Gross: $40.95M
Keep in mind Stallone hasn't said any thing about the fourth one yet
5. Planet of the Apes (2001)
PG-13 | 119 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
In 2029, an Air Force astronaut crash-lands on a mysterious planet where evolved, talking apes dominate a race of primitive humans.
Votes: 198,200 | Gross: $180.01M
Marky mark said after the films release that it could have been better, but the studio forced Tim burton to make a film for summer 01
6. Godzilla (I) (1998)
PG-13 | 139 min | Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
A giant, reptilian monster surfaces, leaving destruction in its wake as it strides into New York City. To stop it, an earthworm scientist, his reporter ex-girlfriend, and other unlikely heroes team up to save their city.
Votes: 166,950 | Gross: $136.31M
Tristar was so ashamed that they rereleased the real Godzilla films on DVD
7. The Human Centipede (First Sequence) (2009)
R | 92 min | Horror
A mad scientist kidnaps and mutilates a trio of tourists in order to reassemble them into a human centipede, created by stitching their mouths to each others' rectums.
Votes: 66,089 | Gross: $0.18M
And the sequel
This doesn't really count as the director purposely made these films s**t, but he stills knows these films are bad
8. Tekken (2010)
R | 92 min | Action, Crime, Drama
Jin Kazama witnesses the death of his mother Jun by Tekken in the slums known as Anvil. After finding a Tekken ID he decides to seek out vengeance for his mother's death.
Fans of the game and creators of the game called betrayal
9. Spider-Man 3 (2007)
PG-13 | 139 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
A strange black entity from another world bonds with Peter Parker and causes inner turmoil as he contends with new villains, temptations, and revenge.
Votes: 445,279 | Gross: $336.53M
Sam raimi thinks it could have been better
10. X-Men: The Last Stand (2006)
PG-13 | 104 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
An all-out war looms when the discovery of a cure for mutations draws a line between the followers of Charles Xavier and those of Magneto.
Votes: 438,415 | Gross: $234.36M
Hugh Jackman says it could have been better
11. Iron Man 2 (2010)
PG-13 | 124 min | Action, Sci-Fi
With the world now aware of his identity as Iron Man, Tony Stark must contend with both his declining health and a vengeful mad man with ties to his father's legacy.
Votes: 620,735 | Gross: $312.43M
Joss Whedon (director of the avengers) Shane Black (director of Iron Man 3) and paramount pictures have admitted that they hate this film, and yet this somehow has a higher IMDB rating than captain America!
12. The Golden Compass (2007)
PG-13 | 113 min | Adventure, Family, Fantasy
In a parallel universe, young Lyra Belacqua journeys to the far North to save her best friend and other kidnapped children from terrible experiments by a mysterious organization.
Votes: 164,156 | Gross: $70.11M
Chris Weitz was a huge fan of the books and was upset that New Line cinema had to edit the film so much that it resembled the book less and less. But since he wrote and directed this film page for page from the book if they ever release a director's cut that should be better
13. Dumb and Dumberer: When Harry Met Lloyd (2003)
PG-13 | 85 min | Comedy
Set back in the 80s when Harry met Lloyd in high school where they cross paths with a mean principal and a bunch of other outcasts much like themselves.
Votes: 33,568 | Gross: $26.28M
The studio that made this film realized it was bad and are working with the farley brothers to make a sequel to the original with the original cast
14. Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen (2009)
PG-13 | 150 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Sam Witwicky leaves the Autobots behind for a normal life. But when his mind is filled with cryptic symbols, the Decepticons target him and he is dragged back into the Transformers' war.
Votes: 356,886 | Gross: $402.11M
Both Bay and Lebeof said this movie was bad, and hoped dark of the moon would be better, it wasn't but at least they tried!
15. The Cat in the Hat (2003)
PG | 82 min | Adventure, Comedy, Family
Two bored children have their lives turned upside down when a talking cat comes to visit them.
Votes: 43,253 | Gross: $101.15M
Dr. Suess's widow was so disgusted by this film that she forbid any more live action adaptations of her husbands work. Not to mention a few of the actors regret being in this.
16. Land of the Lost (2009)
PG-13 | 102 min | Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
On his latest expedition, Dr. Rick Marshall is sucked into a space-time vortex alongside his research assistant and a redneck survivalist. In this alternate universe, the trio make friends with a primate named Chaka, their only ally in a world full of dinosaurs and other fantastic creatures.
Votes: 59,145 | Gross: $49.44M
The CEO of universal said this film was inexcusable
17. Catwoman (2004)
PG-13 | 104 min | Action, Adventure, Crime
A shy woman, endowed with the speed, reflexes, and senses of a cat, walks a thin line between criminal and hero, even as a detective doggedly pursues her, fascinated by both of her personas.
Votes: 98,841 | Gross: $40.20M
Halle Berry is to date one of the only people who accepted the razzies this movie got in person, and said that she learned from this mistake of a film.
18. Fat Slags (2004)
75 min | Comedy
The Fat Slags from Viz hit the big time and become celebrities.
The creators of the comic strip this "movie" is based off said it was s**t
19. Hudson Hawk (1991)
R | 100 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy
A cat burglar is forced to steal Da Vinci works of art for a world domination plot.
Votes: 47,714 | Gross: $17.22M
A few of the actors in this film say anyone who likes this film is an idiot
Nostalgia Critic (2007– )
Let's Play Bart's Nightmare
TV-14 | 26 min | Comedy, Talk-Show
The Critic takes an amateurish approach to Let's Plays by reviewing Bart's Nightmare.
True it isn't a movie, but Doug Walker did say he thought this episode was bad
21. The Swarm (1978)
PG | 116 min | Horror, Thriller
A huge swarm of deadly African bees spreads terror over American cities by killing thousands of people.
Votes: 6,010 | Gross: $10.00M
Irwin Allen hopes never to be reminded of this film for the rest of his life
22. Dreamcatcher (2003)
R | 134 min | Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Friends on a camping trip discover that the town they're vacationing in is being plagued in an unusual fashion by parasitic aliens from outer space.
Votes: 83,356 | Gross: $33.72M
Stephen King didn't even like the book he wrote himself! He had such little faith in this film he sold the rights for ONE DOLLAR!!
23. The Concorde... Airport '79 (1979)
PG | 113 min | Action, Drama, Thriller
American based Federation World Airlines has just acquired a Concorde jet, which will make its inaugural commercial flight from Washington, D.C. to Paris, and then to Moscow as a goodwill ... See full summary »
Votes: 4,770 | Gross: $13.00M
The studio realized the film was so stupid, (it was too late to cancel the project) that they had to advertise it as a comedy!
24. Garfield (2004)
PG | 80 min | Animation, Comedy, Family
Jon Arbuckle buys a second pet, a dog named Odie. However, Odie is then abducted and it is up to Jon's cat, Garfield, to find and rescue the canine.
Votes: 69,694 | Gross: $75.37M
I just watched Zombieland for the first time so don't blame me for not knowing about this
25. Garfield: A Tail of Two Kitties (2006)
PG | 82 min | Animation, Comedy, Family
Jon and Garfield visit the United Kingdom, where a case of mistaken cat identity finds Garfield ruling over a castle. His reign is soon jeopardized by the nefarious Lord Dargis, who has designs on the estate.
Votes: 33,508 | Gross: $28.43M
I figure if the first one was the only bad movie Bill Murry made that he said was bad he must hate the second one
26. The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen (2003)
PG-13 | 110 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy
In an alternate Victorian Age world, a group of famous contemporary fantasy, science fiction and adventure characters team up on a secret mission.
Votes: 154,442 | Gross: $66.47M
This movie was so bad it made Connery and Norrington retire!
27. Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Movie (1996)
PG-13 | 73 min | Comedy, Sci-Fi
Mike Nelson and his robot companions watch and give their comments about This Island Earth (1955).
Votes: 16,816 | Gross: $1.01M
The cast & crew of the MST3K show said it was very agrivating working with a Hollywood studio and even said that this was the worst experience of their entire careers as MST3K staff.
28. Going Overboard (1989)
R | 99 min | Comedy
A struggling young comedian takes a menial job on a cruise ship where he hopes for his big chance to make it in the world of cruise ship comedy.
And believe me, when Adam Sandler says a movie is bad you know it's bad
29. Mimic (1997)
R | 105 min | Horror, Sci-Fi
Three years ago, entomologist Dr. Susan Tyler genetically created an insect to kill cockroaches carrying a virulent disease. Now, the insects are out to destroy their only predator, mankind.
Votes: 41,798 | Gross: $25.48M
Guillermo Del Toro has stated that this is his worst movie
30. Alien: Resurrection (1997)
R | 109 min | Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
200 years after her death, Ellen Ripley is revived as a powerful human/alien hybrid clone. Along with a crew of space pirates, she must again battle the deadly aliens and stop them from reaching Earth.
Votes: 204,414 | Gross: $47.75M
Everyone blames Joss Whedon for this movie being bad, but in reality the studio made big changes to his original script, which annoyed Joss, as it should
31. Ghosts of Mars (2001)
R | 98 min | Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
In 2176, a Martian police unit is sent to pick up a highly dangerous criminal at a remote mining post. Upon arrival, the cops find that the post has become a charnel house.
Votes: 47,279 | Gross: $8.43M
Ice Cube said this was the worst movie he had been in.
32. World War Z (2013)
PG-13 | 116 min | Action, Adventure, Horror
Former United Nations employee Gerry Lane traverses the world in a race against time to stop the Zombie pandemic that is toppling armies and governments, and threatening to destroy humanity itself.
Votes: 537,062 | Gross: $202.36M
This movie was supposed to come out next month, but the studio realized "wait hold on, this movie sucks!" so they called for 7 weeks of re shoots. And when Paramount says a movie is bad, it must be.