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Old 11-23-2012, 07:06 PM   #117
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Default Re: All Things Superman: An Open Discussion - - - - - - - Part 16

Originally Posted by DoomsdayApex View Post
Do you even think before you post?

The hype for IM3 is completely different than MOS for the same reason that Batman Begins had virtually no excitement or build up to its release in June. Iron Man has had two successful installments (not including The Avengers). Superman had one film half a decade ago.

Apples and oranges.

In addition, there is no hype for MOS out there. Why? Because the studio has yet to commence the first major stage for the marketing. That doesn't start until mid-December.
Do I even think before I post? Sure I do. The question is do you read?

Perhaps if you read what I said you'd note I alluded to the Tactic WB seems to have in play. Which I will refer to as the act of purposefully diminishing the hype meter to suit their own means, which in turn has the adverse effect of making it seem like the hype for this film is less than it actually is.
read twice just in case

As for the hype in comparison to successful sequels of other films. The average person doesn't care about that. All they know is that is next summer there is a film with a lot of hype coming out and one with little hype...spread the word.

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-James Mangold.

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