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Old July 16 2013, 07:56 PM   #60
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Re: I'd Pay to See Kathryn Bigelow Direct Wonder Woman - Would You?

Harvey wrote: View Post
I was under the impression that The Host, Beautiful Creatures, and The Golden Compass were all fairly popular young adult books and/or series. That didn't help them at the box office, though.
They are, particularly the last two. The Hunger Games honestly wasn't even that huge prior to the movies, I don't think. It was popular, but not a Harry Potter-level thing. Merely having a popular source material isn't a guarantee of anything.
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According to Box Office Mojo, The Hunger Games had a budget of $80m.
So? The sequels are going to cost a lot more than that.
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