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Old 08-05-2012, 08:55 AM   #91
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Default Re: What's So Bad About Superman Returns?

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Originally Posted by Bruce_Begins View Post
(Number of people who saw the movie = Box Office Collection Amount / Price of movie Ticket)

(In case of THOR, the ticket price is higher as it was a 3D movie and it was released 2011 when ticket prices are higher due to inflation as compared to 2006, so more people saw SR than Thor.)
Yes; factoring the 2006/2011 average ticket price (i.e., inflation), SR outsold Thor. But a complicating factor is this: were taking the world-wide grosses and dividing by the North American average ticket price. This may throw a wrench into an accurate calculation of number of seats sold. But at least, its a consistent/apples-to-apples comparison.

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