Trivia / Eight Legged Freaks

  • Box Office Bomb: Budget, $30 million. Box office, $17,322,606 (domestic), $45,867,333 (worldwide).
  • Creator Killer: Eight Legged Freaks squashed the cinematic careers of director/writer Ellory Elkayem and co-writer Jesse Alexander into pulp. Neither wrote another cinematic screenplay, with Elkayem doing Direct-to-Video and TV movies since, and Alexander returning to a successful TV career.