In Theaters

Daniel Barnes at the SNR

images5 of the 7 biggest box office bombs in Hollywood history have been detonated in the last 3 years alone…but does the failure of these films mean that there’s something secretly special about them? I explore the issue of recent box office bombs in this week’s Arts and Culture feature.

The Endless Love remake feels like a better-than-average episode of a CW drama that should have been canceled years ago, but it’s also watchable page-turning trash.

Meanwhile, the Robocop remake is almost compelling enough to forgive that it completely crumbles in the second half.