Movies that flopped at the box office for really weird reasons
There are a lot of reasons why movies don't find an audience. Predicting which films will succeed and which won't isn't an exact science — otherwise, Hollywood would never need to suffer the indignity of watching a movie flop. A release might miss the mark because it only has niche appeal, it might be sunk by poor word of mouth or negative critical reviews, or it might be poorly or inadequately marketed. Those are some of the most common reasons, but they aren't the only ones — there's a long list of bizarre ingredients that have gone into some of the film industry's most embarrassing flops, and with that in mind, we've rounded up some of the strangest. Here's a look at some movies that flopped at the box office for really weird reasons.