10 movie series that failed miserably

Not all movie franchises could be successful. Rotten Tomatoes reviewed these 10 movie series as some of the worst franchises ever.

The best creative minds in the film industry often come together to create “magic” on screen. However, some of them fail miserably before they’ve even had a chance to take off. Whether or not you agree with their performance, these movie series are selected based on their Rotten Tomatoes scores.

Of Halloween To Underworld, here are the 10 movie series that failed miserably –


Halloween is rated at 31.7% by Rotten Tomatoes. The director of the franchise never considered the sequels. However, the success of the first launch in 1978 sparked a pair of follow-up series.

The Mummy

The first movie in this franchise was rated at 57%, while the most recent one was rated at 39.2% by Rotten Tomatoes. Go from the first to the second to the follow-up series, The Mummy the franchise has lost its on-screen appeal.

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

Obviously, out of all the comic book adaptations, it will fail when the franchise picks four crime-fighting turtles. First appeared in 1990, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle was rated at 30.8% by Rotten Tomatoes.

Horror movie

First released in 2000, the Horror movie franchise has been assessed at 29% by Rotten Tomatoes. As the series began to drop at the box office, the creators replaced the Wayans brothers and Anna Faris.

resident Evil

When resident Evil First released in theaters in 2002, it was expected to be just another adaptation of the video game world. The series produced six films, none of which stood out to hold audiences. The series is rated at 27.3% by Rotten Tomatoes.


While the first Transformer The film received a 57% rating, the sequel was rated 28.8% by Rotten Tomatoes. Childhood nostalgia was expected to continue to meet the public’s hopes. Yet over time it became more foul-smelling and, as a result, lost its plot.


Seen first released in theaters in 2004 as a low budget horror film. The franchise continued to lower its quality with each sequel, and the series turned out to be ridiculous. This franchise is rated at 26.7% by Rotten Tomatoes.

Police academy

The first film in the series Police academy presented itself as a low budget crime parody. Sooner or later the franchise released six movies online with each sequel, degrading the overall quality. Police academy is rated at 14.8% by Rotten Tomatoes.

The Texas Chainsaw Massacre

The documentary-type film The Texas Chainsaw Massacre shattered the stereotype of early ’70s cinema with its launch. Being one of the most high-profile psychopathic killer films, the first film was rated at 88%. By comparison, the latter only garnered a 12% review by Rotten Tomatoes.


Initially consecrated as a trilogy, the underworld The series is another action-horror franchise that has failed to keep up with its charm and quality. The five suites have been unable to reinvent themselves. As a result, he managed to get a rating of around 24.2% from Rotten Tomatoes.

Andrea G. Henderson