Be happy with what you’ve got

A few weeks ago I wrote for LaineyGossip that filmmakers and movie studios need to adjust their expectations for box office in this down economy. Even as signs of economic recovery become less rare, people simply aren’t spending like they once did, and so Hollywood needs to stop expecting the box office extravaganzas of a few years ago and learn to live with managed expectations. Well now I am turning this message around and delivering it to you, the fans. If you love a movie and it makes over a hundred million dollars on its opening weekend, you win. Stop counting, stop tracking, stop worrying, stop defending. YOU WIN. Continue reading “Be happy with what you’ve got”