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#1 of 66 OFFLINE   Stephen Teffner

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Posted September 18 2001 - 11:14 PM

Just had this question posed to me this morning. "What is the worst movies you've ever paid to see". I can remember paying to see Ishtar. But that one was not the worst one. I seem to remember that I almost walked out of a movie, just can't remember which one. Give me some time.

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#2 of 66 OFFLINE   Roger Mathus

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Posted September 18 2001 - 11:21 PM

Sounds like a poll. Post in the polls area and I will respond.

#3 of 66 OFFLINE   DannyS

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Posted September 18 2001 - 11:31 PM

species. argh..uku.......... :-(

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#4 of 66 OFFLINE   Dan Brecher

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Posted September 18 2001 - 11:32 PM

I'm moving this to Polls.

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#5 of 66 OFFLINE   Adam Tyner

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Posted September 19 2001 - 12:14 AM

I'm having a tough time deciding between Scary Movie and Boys and Girls. At least I laughed two or three times in Scary Movie, whereas Boys and Girls was just a wasteland...


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#6 of 66 OFFLINE   TheoGB

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Posted September 19 2001 - 12:32 AM

Quickest to my mind comes The Perfect Storm. So awful. What makes it so bizarre is the elements. A good director and cast and the book's supposedly a great read. WTF, indeed!

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#7 of 66 OFFLINE   Dave L

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Posted September 19 2001 - 01:00 AM

Love to get refunds for:

Ishtar
Bonfire of the Vanities
Flash Gordon
Mame
Man of La Mancha
Lost Horizon, the musical
A Little Night Music

there are probably a lot more given time to think

#8 of 66 OFFLINE   Jay E

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Posted September 19 2001 - 01:16 AM

I usually do a lot of research before I go pay to see a movie so most of the bad movies that are released I never pay to see in theaters. That being said, Hoosiers, is the worst movie I pais to see & the only movie that I wanted to walk out on before it was finished (I was stopped by my girlfriend). If I had walked out on it, I would still be able to tell you exactly what happened in the film's last hour.

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Posted September 19 2001 - 02:01 AM

Planet Of The Apes '01 and Edges Of The Lord leap to mind, but only because they're recent. I'm sure I've seen worse - Orson Welles's The Trial is a strong contender - but have a hard time remembering if that's the case.
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#10 of 66 OFFLINE   John Berggren

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Posted September 19 2001 - 02:46 AM

First Knight leads the pack but there have been some stinkers:

The Ninth Gate.
Batman and Robin.
Wing Commander.


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Posted September 19 2001 - 02:56 AM

Hannibal
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#12 of 66 OFFLINE   James Gonzalez

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Posted September 19 2001 - 03:22 AM

Last Action Hero
Judge Dredd
Showgilrls....at least this one had nudity


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#13 of 66 OFFLINE   James Spraggs

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Posted September 19 2001 - 03:22 AM

Well I would have to say one of the worst i seen was Cops and Robersons starring Chevy Chase. There were only like two funny parts in the movie and both were shown in the trailer. Down right horrible.


#14 of 66 OFFLINE   Steve Schick

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Posted September 19 2001 - 03:24 AM

I paid $5.50 to sleep through Get Shorty.

Good thing I didn't get popcorn and a soda!

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#15 of 66 OFFLINE   John Garcia

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Posted September 19 2001 - 04:32 AM

I'd have to say it is a toss up between Driven and Blair Whitch Project, with Perfect Storm getting an honorable mention.

While I didn't PAY to watch Battlefield Earth, I'd have to say it was in the top 5 worst of all time.

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Posted September 19 2001 - 04:52 AM

Natural Born Killers

Well, I'm sure most of you liked this movie but I couldn't stand it and wondered why I waisted 2 hours of my life on this.

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Posted September 19 2001 - 05:29 AM

This one is hardly a well known flick, but I paid to see a 6+ hour movie, Our Hitler, by Jans-Jurgen Syberburg. Crap disguised as art. Ugh.

However, in the mainstream, hands down its "The Blair Witch Project." I felt like someone had just reached into my pocket and stolen $8. Actress Fran Drescher was in the same theater when I saw it. I'd have rather listened to her grating voice for two hours than see this movie.

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Posted September 19 2001 - 05:46 AM

That's easy, Street Fighter. I only pais a dollar to see it but I was stilled ticked that they got my money.

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#19 of 66 OFFLINE   Matthew Chmiel

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Posted September 19 2001 - 08:42 AM

The Adventures of Joe Dirt. Wasted $5.25 and 90 minutes of my life watching that piece of crap.

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#20 of 66 OFFLINE   Paul Chi

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Posted September 19 2001 - 08:59 AM

Stigmata - Hated this movie
Eyes Wide Shut - Good Cast though