bestnatesmithever:

cracked:

This Week in WTF Pop Culture History: Waterworld teaches Hollywood how to make money off of big-budget garbage.
How One Terrible Movie Ruined Hollywood

Waterworld became a cautionary tale/punchline for years after, because everyone forgets the most important part of the story: It made its money back. Oh, it only made $88 million in the USA (catastrophic, considering the budget was twice that), but it made an astounding $175 million overseas, where delighted audiences ignored the bullshit going on in the subtitles and just watched the stunts and jet ski chases. 
You have to understand that this was all new — a few decades ago, American movies rarely got an extensive worldwide theatrical release…

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I FUCKING LOVE THIS MOVIE AND WILL FIGHT THOSE WHO INSULT IT

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bestnatesmithever:

cracked:

This Week in WTF Pop Culture History: Waterworld teaches Hollywood how to make money off of big-budget garbage.

How One Terrible Movie Ruined Hollywood

Waterworld became a cautionary tale/punchline for years after, because everyone forgets the most important part of the story: It made its money back. Oh, it only made $88 million in the USA (catastrophic, considering the budget was twice that), but it made an astounding $175 million overseas, where delighted audiences ignored the bullshit going on in the subtitles and just watched the stunts and jet ski chases. 

You have to understand that this was all new — a few decades ago, American movies rarely got an extensive worldwide theatrical release…

Read More

I FUCKING LOVE THIS MOVIE AND WILL FIGHT THOSE WHO INSULT IT

same

tastefullyoffensive:

[ghstzch]
sesamestreet:

This is why you can’t play frisbee with Cookie Monster. 

sesamestreet:

This is why you can’t play frisbee with Cookie Monster. 

theonion:

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