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Old 02-27-2013, 07:00 PM   #88
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Default Re: MCU Phase 2 Box Office/Budget Prediction Thread

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Originally Posted by Excelsior. View Post
I have a feeling Avengers 2 won't make as much money as the first one. Phenomenons like the first Avengers is very hard to replicate on a sequel. Avatar 2 won't make as much money as Avatar 1 either, regardless of quality.
I agree, but then it also doesn't need to. Those films exceeded the bar by which they became profitable to such an extent that even if their sequels just broke even they'd still be some of the most profitable franchises ever created.

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2015 will not only see the MCU beat the HP franchise for the #1 WW spot but it will also see Marvel Studios pass Pixar in terms of WW grosses($8.585 billion). Marvel Studios/MCU avg. annual profit: $621m(there ain't none higher. HP was the closest runner up with $541m when it was active).
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