There are box office bombs, and then there are box office atom bombs, and Shia LaBeouf's new thriller, Man Down, is the later. It made a grand total of $8.70 in the UK, the equivalent of one ticket.
To be fair, the movie only opened in one theater, and the same day, it was available on VOD.
Paul Dergarabedian, a senior media analyst at ComScore, points out that the remarkably small gross might serve to raise the movie's profile. Silver linings.
See the full story at Variety.