The Reasons Why Blade Runner 2049 Flopped At The Box Office

Blade Runner 2049 seemed like a surefire hit, with two Hollywood favorites sharing the lead, tons of critical praise, and a respectable box office forecast. However, the long-awaited sequel brought in just $31.5 million on opening weekend — which is a pretty dismal return compared to its $150 million production budget. So, why did this film fizzle out in the theaters? Let’s took a look at what went wrong with Blade Runner 2049.