Divx - Failure Museum


Short for Digital Video Express, Divx was released in 1998 and failed only 53 weeks later after losing $330 million. Looking and functioning much like a DVD, the thing that set the DIVX apart was its ability to block viewers from watching the film ...

Ishtar - Failure Museum


In 1987, Ishtar was an adventure-comedy film based in Morocco was one of the most expensive box-office flops of all time. Ebert wrote for the Chicago Sun-Times that "Ishtar is a truly dreadful film, a lifeless, massive, lumbering exercise in failed ...

Howard the Duck - Failure Museum

Howard the Duck

Debuting in 1986, "Howard the Duck" is considered one the worst comic book movies ever made. Howard is a foul-mouthed, ill-tempered, rude duck who comes from another planet and is trapped on Earth. Surprisingly the movie also included sexual eleme ...

Flint Tropics

Flint Tropics

Will Ferrell’s team in the movie Semi-Pro from 2008; failed to secure a spot in the NBA.