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Old 06-18-2012, 12:57 PM   #7
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Originally Posted by EricJ View Post
....NOBODY WENT TO SEE THAT'S MY BOY?????
(Oh, yeah--Musta been the lack of 3-D.)

Last Friday, went to take some friends who were the last people in North America who hadn't seen The Avengers--
We got in to the plex just as previews were about to start, got our tickets, and saw a mile long ticket-entry line...An employee said, "Oh, that's just for Rock of Ages, you can go in."
As for Madagascar's success, think that has more to do with the seductive child-snaring song of the Evil Pied Piper:
Yes, any parent with a preschooler knows, it won't be for another six months from the first airing of the first TV ad that your 3-4-yo. will stop running around the house chanting "I like to move-it-move-it..." At least until the disk comes out.
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Heard on the radio this morning that Rock of Ages "flopped" - something around $15 million? And with the amount of "stars" involved you can bet the budget was something crazy.
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