Monday, April 27, 2015

Introducing The DC Movie Report
Plus, tracking the profitability of Avengers: Age of Ultron

Credit: Warner Bros./DC Entertainment.
By +Tim Beyers


Issue 20 of +The Full Bleed introduces The DC Movie Report, one of several financial breakdowns of genre movie productions that you'll find at this site. Here's the public version:



For the full version, which includes studio details, estimated budget and marketing costs, and overall gross profit, you can either sign up for my newsletter or subscribe to The Geek Initiative, a membership site launching on May 4th that includes premium content from The Full Bleed, Geek Legacy, and Sci-Fi Talk, among others. Look for details soon.

Age of Ultron opens north of $200 million overseas

According to Box Office Mojo, Avengers: Age of Ultron ended the weekend raking in $201.2 million from 44 overseas territories. That's a record haul for Marvel Studios; Avengers earned $185.1 million from 37 territories in its 2012 foreign debut. The 8.7% improvement bodes well for predictions of a record-setting U.S. debut this coming weekend. I'll be keeping track of the all the financial details in The Marvel Movie Report, so be sure to check in frequently.

Now it's your turn to weigh in. Does any of the DC movie data surprise you? Have you seen Avengers: Age of Ultron? Leave a comment below or ping me on Google+Facebook, or Twitter.


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