TALK SHOWS

A Look Back At Hollywood’s Spectacular History Of Failed Celebrity Talk Show Hosts

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From Chevy Chase to Zach Galifianakis, some celebrities always belong on the opposite side of the desk from the actual talk show talents.

BATTLEFIELD EARTH

John Travolta Blames You For Not Getting ‘Battlefield Earth’

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'Battlefield Earth', according to John Travolta, is a great movie. You were just too distracted by his space religion to notice.

bombs

Weekend Box Office: ‘Sin City: A Dame To Kill For’ Bombs. Hard.

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Sin City 2 opened to slightly more than a tenth of the original.

IRISH CAR BOMBS

A Would-Be Car Bomber Blew His Face Off After Forgetting To Set His Clock Forward For Daylight Savings

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A bloodied man was spotted running from the scene of a car blast after his plan literally blew up in his face.

#Justin Bieber

Box Office: Bieber Bombs, and '47 Ronin' Could Lose $175 Million for Universal

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Justin Bieber's movie bombed, but not as hard as 47 Ronin, which could cost Universal $175 million.

#ENDER'S GAME

The Biggest Bombs of 2013 Prove Harrison Ford Is Box Office Poison

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Harrison Ford stars in two of 2013's biggest bombs. Can you guess what they are?

#COLLEGE FOOTBALL

Texas A&M Punter Drew Kaser Is Gonna ‘Drop Bombs’ This Weekend. What Does That Mean?

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Texas A&M punter Drew Kaser says he plans to "drop bombs" this weekend. We consulted Urban Dictionary to explore exactly what he means by that.

the devil

A Lunatic Blew Up His Dog Because He Thought It Was Possessed By The Devil

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Note to would-be criminals everywhere: your dog isn't possessed by the Devil, so don't attach explosives to Fido and press detonate.

the lone ranger

Bruckheimer: 'Lone Ranger will be looked back on as a brave, wonderful film.'

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The Lone Ranger <a href="http://filmdrunk.uproxx.com/2013/07/weekend-box-office-top-10-lone-ranger-bomb" target="_blank">bombed and no one liked it</a>.

#JEFF BRIDGES

Review: R.I.P.D.

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Editor's Note: I'm already three reviews behind, so no way was I going to dilute my memory of <a href="http://filmdrunk.uproxx.com/2013/06/trailer-blackfish-a-documentary-about-orcas-with-issues" target="_blank">Blackfish</a> and <a href="http://filmdrunk.uproxx.com/2013/05/at-long-last-its-the-full-trailer-for-the-worlds-end" target="_blank">The World's End</a> so I could see a movie whose own studio was already so convinced I'd hate it that they screened it the night before release on Comic-Con opening night.

the lone ranger

Disney could lose $190 million on The Lone Ranger

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According to reports, Disney lost their shirt and panties on the The Lone Ranger.

#WEEKEND BOX OFFICE

Box Office: Gatsby earns $50 mil as Tyler Perry’s latest bombs. Horseman of apocalypse throws shoe?

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This statement has a lot of caveats, but we'll ignore them for now because it's a fun story: this weekend, a film adaptation of the great American novel earned more than $50 million on the same weekend a Tyler Perry-produced romantic comedy earned less than $5 million.

#WEEKEND BOX OFFICE

Weekend Box Office: Wait, you mean America *doesn’t* love magicians?

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The box office chugged along unremarkably this weekend, with a series of films no one much cared about doing middling business.

WANDERLUST

The 10 Biggest Bombs of the Year

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Forbes just released their list of the year's 10 biggest flops (defining loss here as a percentage of budget, rather than total loss), which you can see below.

#WEEKEND BOX OFFICE

The Oogieloves has the worst opening ever

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The Oogieloves in the BIG Balloon Adventure (as if "big" was the word that needed emphasizing in that phrase) narrowly edged out your mom's crotch to become the worst opening of all time this weekend, earning just $445,000 on 2,160 screens.

WOW

Massive WWII Bomb Detonates in Germany

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Explosives experts in Germany detonated the remains of a 550-pound World War II bomb in central Munich on Tuesday.

#WEEKEND BOX OFFICE

Battleship Opens Worse Than John Carter

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I like to pretend that I'm smart and that I can predict what people are going to do, but of course I can't, and almost every day shows me new ways that I can still be surprised by people's stupidity.

#.lol

Avengers averages more per screen than Miley Cyrus' LOL's entire gross

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Even before Miley Cyrus's LOL hit theaters this weekend, people were preparing for a bomb.


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