Re: Man of Steel Box Office Prediction Thread
Originally Posted by I SEE SPIDEY
Fact is people tend to over predict these reboots. I was constantly told that Batman Begins was a lock to make 300mil and it didn't, I was told that Superman Returns was a lock to make 300mil and it didn't and I was told that TAS was not only going to make a billion worldwide but that it was going to make over 300mil in the states because everybody hated the Raimi movies and that it was going to be a Batman Begins reception wise and none of those predictions came true. There is more over predicting of reboots than under predicting.
I don't know about Batman Begins or Superman Returns but most predicted 275-285 m for ASM.
Not terribly far from the truth.
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