Films That Prove Big-Budget Productions Don’t Equal Box Office Hits

The Last Castle

Not only did The Last Castle have an interesting plot of inmate versus warden of a military prison, but it also had a large budget of $72 million to work with. Alas, all the money in the studio’s budget couldn’t save this film from being a flop.

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Dreamworks Pictures
Dreamworks Pictures

At the box office, The Last Castle grossed $27.6 million, with critics calling it is “a losing battle with an implausible script.”