Originally Posted by ElDuderino
Boy, you guys missed the point entirely. Simply being a good movie isn't the only variable in the formula. You can have bad products that make money and good products that don't, of course. But you don't go setting out to make a bad movie if you want to make money. Some products do sell themselves, regardless of quality. And for movies like Dredd, well, no one really gives a crap about Dredd, even if it is a good movie. It's just a terrible idea for a movie from the get go, no matter how good the movie itself is.
Then next time phrase it like this instead of just "Good movies make money". And even then I can't agree, 'cause there is no obectively good move (or bad). So, allow me to completely disagree with your presenting the Hobbit as a brilliant movie.