Everyone Did Tom Cruise Wrong: ‘Edge of Tomorrow’ Is Not a Flop (Video)

Reporters love to write about bad news, and there is no bigger disaster in Hollywood than a flop

Studios spend hundreds of million dollars to produce and market a crappy movie, and audiences don’t show up.

Many experts thought Doug Liman‘s “Edge of Tomorrow” was going to be a flop before it came out, and its initial box office returns confirmed the media’s schadenfreude.

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Five weeks later, the media needs to recant: “Edge of Tomorrow” is no flop.

TheWrap’s Lucas Shaw explains why in the video above.