Originally Posted by Ms. Marvel
I'm not talking about breaking even. I am saying they probably wouldn't bother. If it gets $400 million or less then I highly doubt there will be a sequel. $500 million sounds like a worst case scenario for me. It's not that hard to believe that if the movie is really good it can get $600 million. I know I sound overly defensive, but that's what happens when your fave character has his/her box office potential limited.
Breaking even at the box office is actually very good for superhero movies. That means toy, merchandise, dvds, tv right revenue is almost all profit.