Figures adjusted for inflation
Originally Posted by Mister Meddle
I wonder how many people went to see Batman. I know The Dark Knight and TDK Rises surpassed Batman at the box office however the price for a ticket these days is twice as much. It's even easier to crown a new box office king if the price of a ticket for IMAX is going for fifteen bucks. I wonder if Batman sold more tickets than any other Batman film.
would suggest that The Dark Knight
was still bigger, but Batman
opened in half as many cinemas. Overall, I would agree that Batman
was the bigger cultural phenomenon. In part, that was due to the unprecedented hype, but it was also a film unlike anything seen before.