Worst movie that I've ever seen

Sci-fi Polk GuySci-fi Polk Guy Posts: 196
edited August 2014 in Music & Movies
I am a big science fiction fan, hence my forum name. By far, the worst movie that I've ever seen was one entitled "The Incredible Melting Man." It came out in 1977, and it was about an astronaut who was exposed to radiation and turned into a flesh-eating zombie after returning to earth. What about you guys?
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  • AsSiMiLaTeDAsSiMiLaTeD Posts: 11,461
    edited August 2014
    Battlefield Earth
  • gudnoyezgudnoyez Posts: 5,753
    edited August 2014
    Dune, Sting was in it, snooze fest took several viewings to watch it.
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  • cnhcnh Posts: 13,310
    edited August 2014
    Battlefield Earth

    Oh the Horror! The Horror! I don't even want to remember seeing that one! Definitely up there among the VERY WORST!

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  • chumliechumlie Posts: 8,208
    edited August 2014
    Apollo 18
  • PolkieManPolkieMan Posts: 2,446
    edited August 2014
    I agree it was the worst of the worst in fact everyone needs to see it just to know how bad is really bad. Battlefield Earth was better but not much
    I am a big science fiction fan, hence my forum name. By far, the worst movie that I've ever seen was one entitled "The Incredible Melting Man." It came out in 1977, and it was about an astronaut who was exposed to radiation and turned into a flesh-eating zombie after returning to earth. What about you guys?
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  • scottyboy76scottyboy76 Posts: 2,935
    edited August 2014
    Most of you guys are talking about real movies,bad but sho nuff movies.

    How about all the movies of the type on "Mystery science theater 3000?, and the late night saturday chiller feature back when there were only 3 channels and the local channel 2 weatherman would dress up like a vampire and pop out of a casket to introduce the film.
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  • Sci-fi Polk GuySci-fi Polk Guy Posts: 196
    edited August 2014
    Most of you guys are talking about real movies,bad but sho nuff movies.

    How about all the movies of the type on "Mystery science theater 3000?, and the late night saturday chiller feature back when there were only 3 channels and the local channel 2 weatherman would dress up like a vampire and pop out of a casket to introduce the film.

    That takes me back to the days of my youth. In the late 60's, Paul Reynolds, a newsman on WTVT out of Tampa, Florida would put on a Frankenstein outfit, including the mask, complete with neck bolts, hands and boots, put on a football uniform minus the helmet, and would emcee Shock Theater, a horror program that would come on Friday nights . He introduced himself as Shock Armstrong, the All American ghoul. He would show classics with baddies like Dracula (Bela Lugosi), Frankenstein (Boris Karloff), and the Wolf Man (Lon Chaney, Jr.). Man, that program used to scare the stew out of me!! :-{
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  • pumpkinmanpumpkinman Posts: 5,308
    edited August 2014
    Attack of the Killer Tomatoes. What a stinker
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  • headrottheadrott Posts: 5,071
    edited August 2014
    Rumplestiltskin. Terrible, terrible movie! Not sure if it's "the worst", but it's up there........:lol:

    WARNING!!! Contenent NOT suitable for all ages (language). Not too bad, however. This will give you some idea of the "quality" of the movie! :lol:

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    edited August 2014
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    edited August 2014
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  • Toolfan66Toolfan66 Posts: 13,386
    edited August 2014
    Anchorman 2

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    Will Ferrell sucks balls IMO, the only movie worth watching is Talladega Nights (Ricky Bobby)
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  • headrottheadrott Posts: 5,071
    edited August 2014
    Sorry Larry, I liked Anchor Man 2. There were some funny parts in that movie. Don't mind Will Ferrell either..... There are funnier individuals, however.
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  • 11tsteve11tsteve Posts: 1,138
    edited August 2014
    "Congo" took me something like a million sit downs to get through.... but I guess it's no "Dude, where's my car"....
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  • westmassguywestmassguy Posts: 5,797
    edited August 2014
    Queen of Outer Space starring Zsa Zsa Gabor. I love 50s B movies, giant ants and what not, but this one is the most awful mess you'll ever watch.
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  • Jimbo18Jimbo18 Posts: 1,578
    edited August 2014
    Lucy was the worst movie I have seen lately. Terrible. And I really like that type of movie, normally.
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  • deronb1deronb1 Posts: 3,958
    edited August 2014
    Definitely not the worst, but one of the most dissapointing for me was Caddyshack 2.
  • Mikey081057Mikey081057 Posts: 4,825
    edited August 2014
    Many great entries guys.. But for big budget stinkers I have to mention...Waterworld...it really put the uck in SUCK.

    Kevin Costner way overrated as an actor. He always plays the same guy....

    Have to mention Ishtar also.... It is a mega flop
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  • obieoneobieone Posts: 5,008
    edited August 2014
    Worst movie I ever saw, was 'Interiors' by Woody Allen. Being a Woody movie, we just assumed it would be a comedy. NOPE!
    IIRC, it was supposed to be a film adaptation of the book, '3 Faces of Eve'.
    What a yawn fest!
    For something more recent, I'll nominate 'Expendables 2' and 'The Driver' with Ryan Gosling.
    God was his acting HORRIBLE in that film!
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  • Sci-fi Polk GuySci-fi Polk Guy Posts: 196
    edited August 2014
    I've already posted my entry, but one movie series that MUST be mentioned is the Sharknado series. The premise is just so silly that I couldn't even give myself over to watching it. Think about it. Sharks, which are marine animals, get sucked into a tornado and live long enough INSIDE THE TORNADO to land. Then, after logic dictates that they should be dead from oxygen deprivation, the sharks are still lively enough to chomp on some poor, unsuspecting victim. GIVE ME A BREAK!!!
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  • westmassguywestmassguy Posts: 5,797
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    I've already posted my entry, but one movie series that MUST be mentioned is the Sharknado series. The premise is just so silly that I couldn't even give myself over to watching it. Think about it. Sharks, which are marine animals, get sucked into a tornado and live long enough INSIDE THE TORNADO to land. Then, after logic dictates that they should be dead from oxygen deprivation, the sharks are still lively enough to chomp on some poor, unsuspecting victim. GIVE ME A BREAK!!!
    Sounds like a typical SyFy channel, low budget, CGI mess
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  • JhaymanJhayman Posts: 1,551
    edited August 2014
    Burglar, starring Whoppi Goldberg..
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  • Sci-fi Polk GuySci-fi Polk Guy Posts: 196
    edited August 2014
    Jhayman wrote: »
    Burglar, starring Whoppi Goldberg..

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  • jflail2jflail2 Posts: 2,692
    edited August 2014
    Twister is pretty high on my list of terrible movies. Medicine Man as well.
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  • tonybtonyb Posts: 27,822
    edited August 2014
    gudnoyez wrote: »
    Dune, Sting was in it, snooze fest took several viewings to watch it.

    Absolutely....not to mention just trying to follow the story line was like shoving toothpicks up your nails.
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  • nooshinjohnnooshinjohn Posts: 16,608
    edited August 2014
    the "enhanced" original Star Wars trilogy...
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  • xjghostxjghost Posts: 926
    edited August 2014
    Many great entries guys.. But for big budget stinkers I have to mention...Waterworld...it really put the uck in SUCK.

    Kevin Costner way overrated as an actor. He always plays the same guy....

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  • nooshinjohnnooshinjohn Posts: 16,608
    edited August 2014
    lets not forget Howard the Duck... I was on the lot working the day Universal fired a dozen executives over that one.
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  • gdbgdb Posts: 6,125
    edited August 2014
    Pacific Rim
  • westmassguywestmassguy Posts: 5,797
    edited August 2014
    gdb wrote: »
    Pacific Rim
    Have to agree, great special effects and soundtrack, but the movie sucked.
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