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5 Biggest Box-Office Bombs of the Year; Lots of 'Dredd' and No 'Big Miracle,' Especially for 'Oogieloves'

Photo of Beth Hanna By Beth Hanna | Thompson on Hollywood November 15, 2012 at 12:12PM

While "Skyfall" is topping the charts and "Breaking Dawn Part 2" looks poised to have box office teeth, 2012 had its share of financial bombs. "The Oogieloves" got no love, Oogie or otherwise, at the box office. The Wachowski-Tykwer magical mystery tour "Cloud Atlas" couldn't float...
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"The Oogieloves"
"The Oogieloves"

While "Skyfall" is topping the charts and "Breaking Dawn Part 2" looks poised to have box office teeth, 2012 had its share of financial bombs. "The Oogieloves" got no love, Oogie or otherwise, at the box office. The Wachowski-Tykwer magical mystery tour "Cloud Atlas" couldn't float, while Drew Barrymore-starrer "Big Miracle" was exactly the opposite in terms of profits. Below, Forbes' list of the five biggest box office flops of the year so far (culled from info from Box Office Mojo).

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1. "The Oogieloves," (Box office: $1 million; production budget: $20 million)

2. "Cloud Atlas" (Box office: $24 million; production budget: $100 million)

3. "Dredd" (Box office: $28 million; production budget: $50 million)

4. "Big Miracle" (Box office: $25 million: production budget: $40 million)

5. "Wanderlust" (Box office: $21 million; production budget: $30 million)

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