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Old November 18 2013, 03:15 AM   #40
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Re: Budget cut/location change for Trek 3

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^Those budgets aren't corrected for inflation, are they?
Adjusted for inflation, STXI still made more money than TMP.
That's completely unrelated to the point here. The intent of the post seemed to be to assess the relationship, if any, between a film's budget and its quality, or at least its popularity. In order to make that comparison effectively, we'd need to have the budgets corrected for inflation. If you want to compare variable X against variable Y, then you need to filter out all other variables -- in this case, the third variable of inflation -- so that you can focus exclusively on the relationship between those two.
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