Originally Posted by FilmNerdJamie
Electro is not a well-known villain, his design is silly, Jamie Foxx is not guaranteed box-office (White House Down says Hello) and this looks like more of the same. Only plus on the sequel's side is the release date.
Wouldn't bank on a big increase, kiddos.
ASM2 will get an extra 40-60 m from the superior global release date alone. The first movie opened the same day as both Ted and Ice Age in many markets.
Add another 20-40 m for the eye candy from Electro/Rhino. Overseas markets love eye candy.