15 Box Office Flops That Are Actually Good Movies

PALM SPRINGS - JAN 4:  Tom Hanks at the Palm Springs Film FestivPhoto credit: Bigstock

When a film is released, its producers wait anxiously to see how it will fare at the box office. However, a poor showing doesn’t necessarily mean that a film is doomed. As you can see by the list below, plenty of box office flops went on to become commercial successes, cult classics, or Academy Award winners.

1. Cloud Atlas

It lost money at the box office, but this Tom Hank’s film has been called one of the most ambitious films ever made. The story line is great and the performances by Hanks and Halle Berry are not to be missed.

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