Not all superhero films can fly high enough to break box-office records or become successful franchises. Sometimes their Kryptonite is the unachievable ambition of their writers, unconvincing CGI powers, or plots that weren’t meant to leave the comic page. Below are some of the worst superhero movies that should have never donned a cape and cowl.
Howard the Duck
Despite developing a cult following over the years, “Howard the Duck” was a commercial failure during its initial release and earned seven Razzie Award nominations. Failing to remain true to its comic origin, the movie’s emphasis was on convincing special effects “rather than satire and story.”