Originally Posted by Rock Sexton
It cost $78 million. They pulled in $179 WW. You factor in marketing costs and the studios actual take, no ..... it's not likely they took home twice the budget. Then again, these kinds of movies also rely on merchandising and TV rights for profit.
Critically though as someone mentioned before, it most definitely was a bomb. As far as other projects, couldn't tell you.
Yeah i used the wrong words, i should have said grossed. Nowadays a film usually has to make two times it's budget back in order to make some money back, and since it did it wasn't really a financial flop.