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Old 06-16-2013, 10:51 PM   #50
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Default Re: Captain America: The Winter Soldier Box Office Prediction Thread

Originally Posted by mclay18 View Post
I think both this movie and Thor: The Dark World can have a $100M+ opening weekend, but the jury's out on whether either can get to $150M-$170M.

I think Disney is going to push this movie as "Avengers 1.5", which will be easier since more Avengers stars are in this than in IM3. (As well as tie in Steve's connection to the Winter Soldier.) If TWS can deliver the goods like IM3 did, I think a $120M opening is the ceiling for this pic.
I wouldn't hold my breath for a $150 to $170 million.

Even if Nick Fury, Black Widow and Maria Hill appears in this movie, the film still doesn't have Hulk, Thor and Iron Man. In terms of characters that appearing in TWS, Captain America is the only major draw of the film.

My 20th Century Fox's comic book (adaptation) films ranking: XDOFP, X2, XFC, X, L, KTSS, D, TW, KTGC, XTLS, DD, XA, FFR, FFROTSS, FF XOW, TLOEG, E

My Marvel Studuos' comic book (adaptation) films ranking: Soon!

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