As Shia LaBeouf's new film sells just one ticket in its UK opening weekend here are 10 box office bombs

 
Lian Parsons
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Sorry, Shia. At least one person liked it (Source: Getty)

Shia LeBoeuf’s newest film premiered in the UK this past weekend to a total audience of one.

Yes, really. Man Down made a grand total of £7, the price of a single ticket.

Even though it features a dynamic cast, Kate Mara and Gary Oldman included, the post-apocalypse adventure film wasn’t enough to entice an audience.

However, LeBoeuf isn’t alone in historic flops. Hollywood has had its fair share of big-ticket movies losing millions at the box office. So here are 10 of the more (or less...) memorable to show Shia's not alone.

1. John Carter (2012)

Production budget: $263.7m

Gross: $284.1

Estimated losses: $122-200m

The sci-fi film resulted in a $200m writedown for Disney, putting it at the top of the list of biggest box office bombs of all time.

2. Mars Needs Moms (2011)

Production budget: $150m

Gross: $39m

Estimated losses: $100-144m

Another astronomical Disney failure.

3. Titan A.E. (2000)

Production budget: $75-90m

Gross: $36.8m

Estimated losses: $100m

Not even the charismatic Matt Damon and Drew Barrymore could have saved this sci-fi adventure.

4. 47 Ronin (2013)

Production budget: $175-225m

Gross: $151.8m

Estimated losses: $98-150m

Keanu Reeves’ samurai sword couldn’t cut it in the box office.

5. The Adventures of Pluto Nash (2002)

Production budget: $100m

Gross: $7.1m

Estimated losses: $96m

Rotten Tomatoes also ranked the film #79 in the 100 worst movies of the 2000s. (And Pluto's not even an official planet anymore.) Cold.

6. Stealth (2005)

Production budget: $135m

Gross: $76.9m

Estimated losses: $96m

The film used futuristic technology, but couldn’t have predicted the flop in the theatres.

7. The Lone Ranger (2013)

Production budget: $225-250m

Gross: $260.5m

Estimated losses: $95-190m

Due to multiple budgeting concerns and setbacks throughout production, Johnny Depp and Armie Hammer couldn’t wrangle in the film’s success.

8. The Alamo (2004)

Production budget: $107m

Gross: $25.8m

Estimated losses: $94m

Remember the what?

9. Final Fantasy: the Spirits Within (2001)

Production budget: $137m

Gross: $85.1m

Estimated losses: $94m

Based on the highly successful video game franchise with an A-list cast including Ming-Na Wen, Alec Baldwin and Donald Sutherland, the losses were less of a fantasy and more of a nightmare for Columbia Pictures. Still, the character Aki Ross was voted one of the sexiest women of 2001 by Maxim. At least someone’s fantasies came true.

10. Pan (2015)

Production budget: $150m

Gross: $128.4m

Estimated losses: $93-150m

Faith, trust and pixie dust may help you fly, but they don’t sell tickets.

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