’s “Robin Hood
” is turning out to be this year’s biggest blockbuster bomb, with a $14 million five-day opening against a budget of just under $100 million.
This year’s Thanksgiving weekend has provided the most lucrative box office ever. But even with all the record-breaking success, there have been some failures in 2018. Most of those bombs, like Paramount
” and Fox
’s “The Darkest Minds
,” have had low-to-mid-level budgets that have reduced how much of a financial hit their studios have taken.
With a global launch of just $22.8 million, “Robin Hood
” has had the worst start for any film this year with a budget of $90 million or higher. It’s another flop on top of several for Lionsgate, including the sci-fi film “Kin
” ($9.9 million grossed against a $30 million budget), and the Kate McKinnon
spy comedy “The Spy Who Dumped Me
” ($75 million/$40 million budget). So far this year,