The 10 Biggest Movie Flops Of 2014
#3."Winter's Tale" (Warner Bros.)
Estimated budget: $80 million
Worldwide gross: $30.8 million
Opening weekend: $7.3 million
Winter's Tale is an allegorical 2014 American supernatural fable based on the 1983 novel of the same name by Mark Helprin. It is a story of miracles, time travel and the age-old battle between good and evil.
The film is written and directed by Akiva Goldsman starring Colin Farrell, Jessica Brown Findlay, Jennifer Connelly, and Russell Crowe.
The film opened with just $7.3 million in its first weekend and grossed just $12.6 million in the United States, and $18.2 million abroad for a total of $30.8 million worldwide on an estimated $80 million budget. Winter's Tale has received negative reviews and was a box office bomb.
#4. "Sabotage" (Open Road Films)
Estimated budget: $55 million
Worldwide gross: $17.5 million
Opening weekend: $5.3 million
Sabotage is a 2014 American crime action film, directed by David Ayer, written by Skip Woods and Ayer and starring Arnold Schwarzenegger. Sabotage received negative reviews from critics and it became third consecutive box-office bomb for Arnold Schwarzenegger. The film, budgeted at $55 million, grossed $5.3 million in its opening weekend.
#5. "Transcendence" (Warner Bros.)
Estimated budget: $135 million
Worldwide gross: $103 million
Opening weekend: $10.9 million
Transcendence is a 2014 science fiction action thriller film directed by cinematographer Wally Pfister in his directorial debut, and written by Jack Paglen, starring Johnny Depp, Rebecca Hall, Kate Mara, Cillian Murphy, Paul Bettany, and Morgan Freeman. The film received mainly negative reviews and was criticized for the film's poor logic, storytelling, characters and dialogue. The film budgeted at $135million grossed $10.9 million in its opening weekend.
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