Biggest Box Office Hits and Misses of Summer 2013Charlie Jane Anders8/29/13 4:04pm2897EditPromoteGo to permalinkWas this the most brutal movie summer? It certainly felt that way. Tons of massive films completely tanked at the box office, and some of our most highly anticipated movies were huge disappointments. But this summer also beat last summer for total ticket sales. Here are the summer's biggest winners and losers.