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Old 08-11-2013, 07:41 PM   #124
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Default Re: DOFP vs other 2014 ComicsMovies Thread [Buzz, BoxOffice and more]

Originally Posted by GenUsername View Post
Honestly if Superman is doing $650mil there is no way Xmen can do better.
I said this in another thread, but what Superman can or can't do at the Box Office isn't an indication of what other properties can do.

That's because "Superman is the first & most recognisable in the world" is an old paradigm. The GA doesn't care what hardcore comic fans deem an A-list or Z-list heros.

X3's numbers adjusted are something like $310m US / $610m WW (doesn't account for ex[anded overseas markets). So technically the audience is there they "just" have to be won back. No easy task I know, but if Singer delivers...

[Gay Perry points a gun at the Gunman]
Gay Perry- I want you to picture a bullet inside your head right now. Can you do that for me?
Gunman- F*** you! Anyway, that's ambiguous.
Gay Perry- Ambiguous. No, no, I don't think so.
Harry- No, I think what he means is that when you say "Picture it inside your head" okay is that that a bullet will be inside your head. Or picture it in your head, like form an image...
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