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Old May 13 2012, 10:35 AM   #1
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One-year countdown thread!

In one year from today, Star Trek XII will hit cinemas. I cannot wait!!

The countdown begins here: -365
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Old May 13 2012, 12:39 PM   #2
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Re: One-year countdown thread!

I wonder if it will do as well as the the first. For the general population, 4 years may be too long a stretch to maintain the interest.
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Old May 13 2012, 01:47 PM   #3
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Re: One-year countdown thread!

Well as I said in the other thread I hope I do not die before this.

ONE YEAR TO GO.

I guess it seemed to be taking soooo long before we heard anything that this seems just around the corner now

Yay for the countdown thread! And hopefully Australia will get it first like the last one, heh heh..
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Old May 13 2012, 02:02 PM   #4
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Re: One-year countdown thread!

I thought it was being released on the 17th? Oh, well, that knocked 4 days off the wait for me
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Old May 13 2012, 03:10 PM   #5
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Re: One-year countdown thread!

Or we could call it the 'Two Years Late' thread since it was suppose to originally come out in 2011.
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Old May 13 2012, 10:43 PM   #6
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Re: One-year countdown thread!

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I wonder if it will do as well as the the first. For the general population, 4 years may be too long a stretch to maintain the interest.
They'll have forgotten that they had a good time at the first one?

"Alien" (1979), "Aliens" (1986).
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Old May 13 2012, 11:11 PM   #7
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Re: One-year countdown thread!

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I wonder if it will do as well as the the first. For the general population, 4 years may be too long a stretch to maintain the interest.

never took much notice but how well did the last one do.

Did it exceed expectations ?
was is a box office success and if so how good ?
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Old May 13 2012, 11:19 PM   #8
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Re: One-year countdown thread!

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I wonder if it will do as well as the the first. For the general population, 4 years may be too long a stretch to maintain the interest.

never took much notice but how well did the last one do.

Did it exceed expectations ?
was is a box office success and if so how good ?
Most successful Trek movie ever!

http://www.boxofficemojo.com/movies/?id=startrek11.htm
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Old May 13 2012, 11:39 PM   #9
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Re: One-year countdown thread!

Space Therapist wrote: View Post
gazomg wrote: View Post
bbailey861 wrote: View Post
I wonder if it will do as well as the the first. For the general population, 4 years may be too long a stretch to maintain the interest.

never took much notice but how well did the last one do.

Did it exceed expectations ?
was is a box office success and if so how good ?
Most successful Trek movie ever!

http://www.boxofficemojo.com/movies/?id=startrek11.htm
this surprises me ....I know movies cost more now to make and with ticket prices going up it would take in more but still.
Surprised that the domestic was twice that of the foreign, what with the huge following of trek world wide especially in the uk, germany and elsewhere
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Old May 13 2012, 11:59 PM   #10
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Re: One-year countdown thread!

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Surprised that the domestic was twice that of the foreign, what with the huge following of trek world wide especially in the uk, germany and elsewhere
That part's pretty consistent with previous Trek films, though:

*** .. Domestic ................+ Foreign ...................= Total
TUC . $74,888,996 (77.3%) . $22,000,000 (22.7%). $96,888,996
GEN . $75,671,125 (64.1%) . $42,400,000 (35.9%) $118,071,125
FC ... $70,187,658 (62.3%) . $42,400,000 (37.7%) $112,587,658
INS .. $43,254,409 (64.3%) . $24,058,417 (35.7%).. $67,312,826
ST .. $257,730,019 (66.8%) $127,950,427 (33.2%) $385,680,446


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Numbers taken from Box Office Mojo - no international figures available for movies prior to TUC
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Old May 14 2012, 12:01 AM   #11
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Re: One-year countdown thread!

Therin of Andor wrote: View Post
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I wonder if it will do as well as the the first. For the general population, 4 years may be too long a stretch to maintain the interest.
They'll have forgotten that they had a good time at the first one?

"Alien" (1979), "Aliens" (1986).
I don't think that the 4 year wait will hurt it much. I live in "No Fun City" and since the 2009 movie was released we have seen 2 Star Trek conventions and our first Fan Expo (with 3 TNG actors who were well received). This is no longer a "dead" franchise. It is no longer viewed as a memory from the past, people who talk about use the present tense again.

As Therin indicated, those who liked the movie the first time will remember they had fun, and those who didn't see the '09 film may be curious enough to venture to the cinema to see what the fuss is about.

I'm really looking forward to it!
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Old May 14 2012, 12:19 AM   #12
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Re: One-year countdown thread!

M'Sharak wrote: View Post
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Surprised that the domestic was twice that of the foreign, what with the huge following of trek world wide especially in the uk, germany and elsewhere
That part's pretty consistent with previous Trek films, though:

*** .. Domestic ................+ Foreign ...................= Total
TUC . $74,888,996 (77.3%) . $22,000,000 (22.7%). $96,888,996
GEN . $75,671,125 (64.1%) . $42,400,000 (35.9%) $118,071,125
FC ... $70,187,658 (62.3%) . $42,400,000 (37.7%) $112,587,658
INS .. $43,254,409 (64.3%) . $24,058,417 (35.7%).. $67,312,826
ST .. $257,730,019 (66.8%) $127,950,427 (33.2%) $385,680,446


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Numbers taken from Box Office Mojo - no international figures available for movies prior to TUC
I would never have guessed that was following a pattern if honest.
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Old May 14 2012, 02:22 AM   #13
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Re: One-year countdown thread!

M'Sharak wrote: View Post
gazomg wrote: View Post
Surprised that the domestic was twice that of the foreign, what with the huge following of trek world wide especially in the uk, germany and elsewhere
That part's pretty consistent with previous Trek films, though:

*** .. Domestic ................+ Foreign ...................= Total
TUC . $74,888,996 (77.3%) . $22,000,000 (22.7%). $96,888,996
GEN . $75,671,125 (64.1%) . $42,400,000 (35.9%) $118,071,125
FC ... $70,187,658 (62.3%) . $42,400,000 (37.7%) $112,587,658
INS .. $43,254,409 (64.3%) . $24,058,417 (35.7%).. $67,312,826
ST .. $257,730,019 (66.8%) $127,950,427 (33.2%) $385,680,446


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Numbers taken from Box Office Mojo - no international figures available for movies prior to TUC
Poor NEM. Not even a mention.
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Old May 14 2012, 02:42 AM   #14
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Re: One-year countdown thread!

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Poor NEM. Not even a mention.
It's even better than that. :facepalm: I had Nemesis' numbers in there, but attributed to Insurrection, and Insurrection's numbers attributed to First Contact. That'll teach me to try multitasking.

I think I've got it repaired now:


*** .. Domestic ................+ Foreign ...................= Total
TUC . $74,888,996 (77.3%) . $22,000,000 (22.7%) . $96,888,996
GEN . $75,671,125 (64.1%) . $42,400,000 (35.9%). $118,071,125
FC ... $92,027,888 (63.0%) . $54,000,000 (37.0%) .$146,027,888
INS ... $70,187,658 (62.3%) . $42,400,000 (37.7%) $112,587,658
NEM .. $43,254,409 (64.3%) . $24,058,417 (35.7%) . $67,312,826
ST ... $257,730,019 (66.8%) $127,950,427 (33.2%) $385,680,446
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Old May 14 2012, 03:07 AM   #15
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WOO-HOO! Only 12 months! Showtime in 52.177457 weeks! Only 365 days to go!
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