Out Of My Vulcan Mind wrote:
Hancock was probably the biggest effort to create a "new superhero" in recent memory, it cost a ton, and its hook (a generic superhero, except he starts off a drunkard!) just wasn't enough to grab people.
made $624.3 million worldwide and was the fourth highest grossing film of 2008. It grabbed people just fine.
D'oh! That's more than I thought. Still, just because they saw it doesn't necessarily mean they liked it, or ever remember it one bit.