Why Was Dark Phoenix A Flop Project?
It was reported that Disney lost about 170 Million dollars for the creation and releasing of X Men “Dark Phoenix.”
Disney would still be box office king because of the spectacular releases of series like Avengers: Endgame, The Lion King, Captain Marvel, and Toy Story 4. This series was a great hit in the box office for the year 2019.
Disney had a lot of success for the year 2019, but besides that also they were cereal flops which Disney had to face, Dark Phoenix was one of them.
How Did The Pre Season Of X- Men Performed In Box Office
This American television series was a dope hit on its first season itself, which was released in 2000.
After that, many seasons in this series were released, which led the series to grow a considerable amount of fans all around the world but also got dope hit in Box Office through which the revenue made by the movie was two times more than it’s costed to film it.
Fact: Till date, after releasing Twelve seasons in total, X men series is taken to be 7th most highly grossing film series was the turnover went up to 6 Billion Dollars worldwide!!
Even thou dark phoenix didn’t make much success and loss it’s ratings and views in huge numbers, then also still the other series in X men are blockbuster hits of all time.
Why Did “Dark Phoenix” Fail?
Well, regarding this, everyone are not pointing to the parent company Disney. Instead, all of the pointing went to Fox entertainment.
It has been said that Fox Entertainment was behind Disney’s merger. Dark Phoenix was shooted well before, and then it was merged with a fox in December of 2017.
A Hollywood reporter claimed that Disney would pare down 20th Century fox. The studio behind X-Men, which Disney absorbed earlier this year. In recent months it has dumped Fox projects that were previously in development and delayed existing.