The 20 Most Disappointing Movies of the Last 20 Years

Bad movies are nothing new. Sometimes they are like comfort food. You watch to laugh at it as much as with it. The only thing worse than a bad movie is one that could have been great. Whether it’s your emotional attachment to a childhood hero, excitement at seeing a favorite book adapted to screen, or an affinity for a director’s style, the disappointment makes a lousy film sting all the worse. After months, years or even decades of anticipation, the love of fans can easily turn to hate. Here’s a list of 20 films from the last 20 years that we had high hopes for but let us down.

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