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+ - Mindless Internet Chatter Predicts Blockbusters and Bombs->

Submitted by sciencehabit
sciencehabit (1205606) writes "Why did The Avengers blow the roof off the box office, while Battleship sank to the bottom of the sea? Blame internet chatter. The number of times a film is mentioned in blog posts and social media strongly reflects how much money it is pulling in at the box office, according to a new model developed by Japanese physicists."
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