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Old 04-15-2013, 04:23 PM   #745
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Default Re: The IRON MAN 3 News & Speculation Thread - - - Part 12

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Originally Posted by xeno000 View Post
Although it's annoying that the domestic market gets IM3 later than most, this is a good strategy on Marvel's part. When reaction pours in from the OS markets on Twitter it will raise the hype for the movie to insane levels stateside. The same thing happened with TA last year.
It's a good strategy as long as they've got a good product. Last year, the terrible word-of-mouth from overseas on Battleship all but killed any chances it had at a decent domestic opening last year (it was never gonna be a hit, but still). Thankfully, Marvel doesn't seem likely to make anything as horrid as that movie any time soon, so this strategy works very well for them, lol.

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