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Old August 22 2013, 10:57 PM   #174
Maxwell Everett
Location: Los Angeles, CA
Re: The STAR TREK Movies, As Ranked By STAR TREK Con-Goers

CorporalClegg wrote: View Post
More or less common knowledge around here. It's also common understanding to take that kind of mathematical hocus-pocus with a grain of salt. Stats like that only account for inflation rates (and not all that accurately) and ignore countless other factors that apply.
You make take it with whichever condiment you prefer. You are also welcome to provide your own more accurate figures.

BillJ wrote: View Post
But I think we'd also all agree that there is far more competition for the customer dollar as well.
True. Nevertheless, Paramount does not seem to have grown their Star Trek movie-going audience much in the intervening three decades, whatever way you want to slice it. I think Abrams was smart to jump ship.
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