ROTF Beat in Box Office by Iron Man 2

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  1. VaderPrime1

    VaderPrime1 Prepare for termination!

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    ....Were we expecting otherwise?
     
  3. drill

    drill Gotham's White Knight

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    Yeah that was going to be expected. I mean, it's the sequel to what would have been the movie of 08 if TDK didn't come out.
     
  4. VaderPrime1

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    I didn't know what to expect, I haven't seen it yet... Just stating what I found.
     
  5. Chopperface

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    In Paris? Oh. I thought it already came out here in the States.

    It doesn't make a difference. This movie comes out in 2010, not 2009. Besides, poor ROTF got its ass kicked by Avatar, but then again every film did.
     
  6. Omega Charge

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    And we still have to wait 5 days till the US release?

    Anyway, if it's anywhere near as good as the first, it will be a better movie than ROTF, so I have no problem with IM2 coming out on top. Can't wait to see it.
     
  7. Robogeek28

    Robogeek28 Who're you calling a geek?

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    Oh good, I was hoping this movie would do well, this is a great sign!:thumbs2: 
     
  8. Ephland

    Ephland Let's Go Rangers

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    Actually you didn't state everything... the article says that it was the IM2 IMAX take that beat ROTF, $2.25m to $2.1m.
     
  9. Lock Cade

    Lock Cade Tarn Fangirl TFW2005 Supporter

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    Well, it was bound to happen sooner or later.
     
  10. moreprimeland

    moreprimeland Optimus told me to do it! Moderator

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    My IMAX is under water at the moment.. so won't be seeing IM2 there :( 
     
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    I know that... what's your point. I don't get what you mean by, "Actually you didn't state everything..."
     
  12. Digilaut

    Digilaut I'm Mary Poppins, y'all!

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    Oh cool, they're playing the movie 'Oceans' in IMAX there?!
     
  13. smkspy

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    No, he means literally underwater from flood waters.
     
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    I hope IM2 is as every bit as good as it looks. I LOVED the first one.
     
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    I don't get the tedious fascination (particularily in the United States) with opening weekends. They are simply NOT the be all and end all of judging a films financial success. There are only ever a handful of movies that open with record box office, but plenty that make handsome profits over their full release schedule and again at their home cinema release.
     
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    Rock on Shell Head. :rock 
     

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