There are movies that are so bone chillingly bad that critics and viewers the world over lament the fact that they were ever made. Then there are movies that were judged so bad by the very studios that commissioned them that they have simply been buried out of sight, never to be seen lest they fatally contaminate the bankability of their directors or stars.
Some films on this list may have been red lighted because they were simply too controversial for their time (in some cases, any time). However, the vast majority of them were simply forgotten about because of their extreme and offensive putridity.
9. The Day The Clown Cried
Jerry Lewis. In a serious role. As a clown. In a concentration camp. During the Holocaust. Let all of this sink in for a bit. Ready to cue up the tape? Us, neither.