Maybe Disney should forget Mars altogether. Almost one year to the day that the studio released the high-budgeted "Mars Needs Moms" to some terrible box-office returns, the Mars-set "John Carter" landed with similarly dire results. The Andrew Stanton film, which cost $250 million to produce, could lose Disney as much as $200 million. Of course, the Mouse House isn't the first studio to weather the fallout from a red-ink spewing bust; ahead, 12 other infamous box-office misfires.

[Figures via Box Office Mojo and Wikipedia]

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