So maybe I shouldn't have retired from box office predicting, after all -- my Iron Man 2 prediction proved right in the ballpark. Its estimated domestic haul was $133 million, so I was off by just $6 million.
Like I said before, though, I think people are starting to tire of the superhero/fanboy genre at the movies, and I think that's one reason why this movie didn't set records. There have been just too many of these types of movies. The other reason Iron Man 2 didn't set any records? Well, it's Iron Man, and as cool as Iron Man is, he just ain't Batman or Spider-Man.
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