Cats Box Office Flop. Universal’s “cats” was in need of a holiday miracle. Due to the secrecy surrounding costs and profit margins in the film industry, figures of losses are usually rough estimates at best, and there.
‘cats’ a box office flop while ‘rise of skywalker’ debuts at us$175.5m. “dolittle,” which had similar conceptual failings, will do better, but it cost almost twice as much. By paul chavez for dailymail.com.
Cats is more expensive than those two movies, has less hype, has no oscar buzz and even though the cast is way more stacked, it's become a meme thanks to the sheer ridiculousness of the film's visuals.
Plenty of stinky box office bombs share cats’ litter box husband and wife ryan reynolds and blake lively helped snuff out expensive movie flop green lantern. ‘cats’ is officially a massive turkey. With a total budget estimated at over $100 million, the film. Yet when it arrived in theaters earlier this month, it flopped hard at the box office.