Category Archives: Stat-tastic 2012

An Analysis of how 2012 panned out by the numbers

Stat-tastic Entry 5: Opening Weekends

When it comes to the financial performance of a movie, the reasons for success and failure can be boiled down into two factors:  How much money a movie makes in it’s opening weekend, and how well it holds that audience … Continue reading

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Stat-tastic Entry 4: Domestic Box Office

Next up for Stat-tastic we have Domestic Box Office Performance.  While there are many, many other sources of revenue related to a film other than how many tickets it sells within the US of A (Foreign ticket sales, DVD sales/rentals, … Continue reading

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Updating Blogroll: Applicants Welcome!

I was looking down my site earlier today and realizing that I had not updated my blogroll in quite some times.  You may see that I’ve now added the likes of Cinematic Corner, Cinematic Katzenjammer and more to the list, … Continue reading

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Stat-tastic Entry 3: Movie Length

Somewhat Ironically, today’s segment on movie length will be the shortest of the entire Stat-tastic series. Between Les Miserables, Django Unchained, The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey, This is 40 and more over the 4th quarter of 2012, I began to … Continue reading

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Stat-tastic Entry 2: IMDb

Wrapping up the critically based criteria, we now come to Part Two of Stat-tastic 2012; IMDb Ratings.  Once again, in case any of you are somehow not familiar with the most amazing resource for cinematic information on the World Wide … Continue reading

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Stat-tastic Entry 1: Rotten Tomatoes

I’m going to kick things off for this series with one of the most widely recognized symbols of critical consensus for a movie:  Its score on Rotten Tomatoes. For those few of you who aren’t familiar with the site, here … Continue reading

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Rorschach Reviews Presents: Stat-tastic!!!!

What do you get when you cross a Movie Fanatic with an Accounting Major?  I’ll tell you what, a highly detailed statistical analysis of last year’s theatrical releases! I’ve always been a stats junkie, and recently I’ve started discovering the … Continue reading

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