10 Motion pictures That Floundered In spite of All-Star Casts

From Heaven's Entryway to Deepwater Skyline, find a few of the greatest star-studded motion picture disappointments on record.

In spite of featuring the A-list likes of Christian Parcel, Margot Robbie, Robert De Niro, Rami Malek, and a few others, David O. Russell's most recent film Amsterdam took a monetary drubbing at the box office upon discharge in October 2022. Equipped with an $80 million budget, the film netted a irrelevant $27 million globally (concurring to The Numbers), proposing that a demonstrated all-star cast alone does not guarantee money related victory.

Whereas there has been no deficiency of infamous box-office bombs in cinematic history, Amsterdam joins a specific trim of motion picture flops that gloat stellar A-list gatherings.

Heaven's Gate (1980)

One of the greatest cautionary stories in Hollywood history, Michael Cimino's Heaven's Entryway all but sunk Joined together Craftsmen due to its wild budget and swelling generation. With the greatest A-list stars of the day taking beat charging, counting Jeff Bridges, John Harmed, Christopher Walken, Isabelle Huppert, Kris Kristofferson, Mickey Rourke, Willem Dafoe, and more, the sprawling western epic couldn't overcome its generation misfortunes.

When the tidy settled, Heaven's Entryway gotten fair $3.5 million against a generation budget of generally $44 million (per The Numbers). The motion picture bombarded for a few, not slightest of which was the weariness gatherings of people may have been feeling for the western class by 1980. When the film debuted with a runtime of about four hours, faultfinders attacked the film being a inefficient overindulgent trudge, which gravely prevented the movie's chances with the open. The taking off generation costs and Cimino's affinity for shooting various takes as it were harmed the movie's notoriety assist.

Bonfire Of The Vanities (1990)

One of the greatest star-studded Hollywood fizzles in history, Brian De Palma's adjustment of the top rated novel The Blaze of the Vanities featured Tom Hanks, Bruce Willis, Melanie Griffith, Morgan Freeman, Kim Cattral, and a have of stellar character performing artists. When the destitute audits for the film started to leak out for the movie's tone-deafness, the film took a gigantic hit at the box office.

Agreeing to The Numbers, The Blaze of the Vanities netted an underwhelming $15.4 million against a $47 million generation budget, all but finishing Brian De Palma's A-list directorial rule until Mission: Inconceivable in 1996. In expansion to the befuddling tone that suddenly shifts from comedy to show, gatherings of people found the most characters profoundly lamentable, which is nearly outlandish to do with Hanks within the lead part. As such, fans of the novel felt distanced by De Palma's big-screen vision and the motion picture failed as a result.

Glengarry Glen Ross (1992)

Based on David Mamet's Pulitzer Prize-winning play, Glengarry Glen Ross stars everybody from Al Pacino, Jack Lemmon, Alec Baldwin, and Alan Arkin to Kevin Spacey, Ed Harris, and Jonathan Pryce. However, after the receipts were counted up, the film fizzled to break indeed when it was discharged in 1992.

Agreeing to The Numbers, Glengarry Glen Ross netted $10.7 million against a $12.5 million budget. Whereas that barely constitutes the greatest box office flounder on record, the reality that the film fizzled in spite of drawing overpowering basic acclamations whereas bragging one of the foremost amazing A-list gatherings is genuinely momentous. But due to the little, constrained arthouse discharge, the film fizzled to compete with the heavyweight likes of Batman Returns, Deadly Weapon 3, Domestic Alone 2, etc.

Sphere (1998)

Bragging the Oscar-winning likes of Dustin Hoffman and Ruler Latifah to go with such huge box-office draws as Samuel L. Jackson and Sharon Stone, not to specify the propelled casting of Liev Schreiber and shake star Huey Lewis, Barry Levinson's Circle still floundered at the box office in February 1998. Not indeed the built-in fanbase of Michael Crichton's sci-fi source novel appeared to create a contrast. In the event that there ever was a sci-fi bomb commendable of rebooting, it's Circle.

Per The Numbers, Circle turned an $80 million generation budget into a $50 million moneymaker universally, losing a cool $30 million in show disdain toward of the remarkably gifted outfit. The movie's limp, subordinate and underwhelming script and add up to cop-out of an finishing cleared out numerous pundits dazed, with negative word-of-mouth harming the movie's execution. Not indeed the box office bona fides of Jackson seem protect Circle from the profundities.

Ali (2001)

In spite of the fact that it earned two Oscar designations, ace moviemaker Michael Mann's all-star lineup for the boxing biopic Ali did not liken to box-office gold in 2001. Past the gigantic draw of Will Smith within the title part, the film featured Jamie Foxx, Jon Voight, Jeffrey Wright, Jada Pinkett Smith, Giancarlo Esposito, and endless other commonplace faces.

However, when the tally was taken, Ali fizzled to break indeed at the worldwide box office, grossing $87.8 million on a $107 million budget. The Numbers are stunning considering the film came out amid the tallness of Will Smith's bona fide bankability whereas too including his career-best execution up to that point. Tragically, Ali was no coordinate for an obscure contender named Harry Potter and The Sorcerer's Stone, which opened one month earlier and stole all the wonderfulness.

Rock Of Ages (2012)

With the star wattage of Tom Voyage driving the likes of Catherine Zeta-Jones, Bryan Cranston, Alec Baldwin, Julianne Hough, Russell Brand, Paul Giamatti, Diego Boneta, and more, it's to some degree astounding that Shake of Ages misplaced cash at the box office. Be that as it may, the average surveys kept groups of onlookers at narrows within the summer of 2012.

The energizing jukebox melodic fetched generally $75 million to deliver however finished up losing cash by grossing $59 million at the universal box office (per Box Office Mojo). In expansion to the deadened choreography and need of live-performance vitality as the cause of its disappointments, the film ran up against The Justice fighters at the box office, which ruled the box office within the summer of 2012.

Deepwater Horizon (2016)

Based on the appalling genuine story, Dwindle Berg's epic catastrophe film Deepwater Skyline bragged an all-star cast that included Stamp Wahlberg, Kurt Russell, John Malkovich, Gina Rodriguez, Kate Hudson, Dylan O'Brien, and numerous more recognizable faces. In spite of the top-tier gathering and positive surveys, the motion picture sunk harder than the oil fix the story took put on.

Agreeing to Due date, Deepwater Skyline started generation with a budget of $156 million. Per Box Office Mojo, the film netted $122 million globally, counting a lackluster $61 million locally. Within the moving Hollywood scene equipped toward more youthful swarms, the develop story fizzled to draw in the more seasoned watchers it required to compensate for the taking off budget. Instep, those swarms floated toward Sully.

Knight Of Cups (2015)

Whereas Terrence Malick's motion pictures are continuously equipped towards a specialty arthouse gathering of people, there's no way he might have expected how ineffectively his exploratory motion picture Knight of Mugs performed in 2015. Indeed with the moo overhead fetched, the colossal Oscar-caliber ability fizzled to strike a chord with the moviegoing masses.

In spite of featuring the likes of Christian Parcel, Cate Blanchett, Natalie Portman, Antonio Banderas, Imogen Poots, Freida Pinto, Brian Dennehy, and more, Knight of Glasses netted less than $1.1 million universally. Numerous faultfinders stated Malick was as well reserved and out of touch with his story. In any case, the motion picture as it were opened in four theaters, which is the chief reason why it did such destitute trade.

Aloha (2015)

With Cameron Crowe at the steerage, it's no genuine stun that such A-list performing artists as Emma Stone, Bradley Cooper, Rachel McAdams, Charge Murray, John Krasinski, Danny McBride, Alec Baldwin, and more cast within the ill-fated 2015 film Salaam. In expansion to a whitewashing discussion and destitute surveys, the film fizzled to break indeed fiscally.

Notwithstanding of the monstrous ability connected to Salaam, the motion picture netted a disillusioning $26 million against a generation budget of $37 million (per Box Office Mojo). Aside from the questionable whitewashing feedback that destined the movie's chances for victory, subtle elements from the Sony mail hack moreover demonstrated the studio execs were baffled with the motion picture.

The Last Duel (2021)

In spite of the fact that Matt Damon, Ben Affleck, Adam Driver, and breakout star Jodie Comer driven the way, Ridley Scott's The Final Duel was one of the greatest box-office disappointments of 2021. In spite of winning positive surveys, the film was discharged at the stature of the widespread lockdown and endured seriously for it.

Equipped with an assessed budget of $100 million, The Final Duel earned an horrifying $30 million globally, counting fair $10.8 million in North America (per The Numbers). Scott faulted the consideration span of millennials as the reason the motion picture fizzled, whereas groups of onlookers claimed it was due to destitute promoting (per Insider.com)

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