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8 box office flops in 2014 (that were actually pretty good)

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Apr 29, 2019, 6:49 AM EDT (Updated)

It's next to impossible to determine how good a movie is based on box-office receipts -- we live in a world in which Transformers: Age of Extinction has made over a billion dollars, globally. Plus, you run the risk of a life filled with horror sequels and Hobbit movies. Frankly, though, most movies that flop fail to make money because, well, they're stinkers. But for every nine Zardozes that don't make money and are awful, there's one Blade Runner that gets panned by critics and ignored by theatergoers, but deserves better. To help you spot this year's infinity gems in the rough, we found our eight favorite 2014 genre films that flew under the financial radar.

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