Look, Hollywood, your stories are great and all, and we definitely have no problem with throwing wads of cash your way -- but sometimes we do get a little confused about whose story we should be focusing on. Whether incidental or not, sometimes a one-off character or sideplot will pop up that makes us really, really wish someone had pursued it further.

To help illustrate this point, we asked our readers to point out some of the biggest missed opportunities in film history. We gave cash to the winner, but first the runners-up ...

Entry by Jordan Rudow

In Real Steel, Atom the fighting robot starts to show signs of self-awareness. He looks at himself in a mirror. He nods when asked, Can you understan

Entry by 404notfound

CRACKEDCON FLOYD PINK We could have enjoyed more Quicksilvero DAYS OF FUTURE PAST Instead, we get whiny Professor X.

Entry by Jericho6115

CRACKED C COM YOU KNOW THAT YOU WOULD TOTALLY WATCH THE SHIT OUT OF ROB RIGGLE CLEO KING AS AND AS OFFICER FRANKLIN OFFICER GARDEN Ewtcn LAS VEGAS IN:

Entry by PeterBanning

A disagreement between a father and a son creates a rift that lasts for years. The father turns his hand to shovelling snow for his neighbours to help

Entry by Paka

34 Missed Opportunities In Huge Blockbusters

Entry by Edvamp

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