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WAGER The Rise of Skywalker will outperform ENDGAME at the U.K. Box Office

Discussion in 'Gambling' started by Addi Ras, May 21, 2019.

  1. Addi Ras

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    OK THEN LETS DO THIS STAR WARS.

    300 Credits that The Rise of Skywalker will have a bigger box office over its run then AVENGERS ENDGAME at the U.K. BOX OFFICE.

    & pleas for @DarthSnow sanity all bet must be the same the poor guy has had a tough enough week with out adding to his problems :).

    HAVE HIGHLIGHTED THE U.K. as it’s this BOX OFFICE the wager applies to

    NOT USA OR WORLDWIDE TOTAL BOX OFFICE.
     
    #1 Addi Ras, May 21, 2019
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  2. Bluemilk

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    300 credits says no that TROS won't be a bigger BO success than ENDGAME but close.

    @DarthSnow
     
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  3. DarthSnow

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    This is going to be a good one!

    I know you specified "over its run" as opposed to just opening weekend, my only concern is if one has a much longer stay at the BO than the other. As long as they stay in cinemas for roughly the same amount of time, there shouldn't be a problem.
     
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  4. Addi Ras

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    Fair enough but as they are both major blockbusters I would have thought they would have roughly the same amount of time at the cinema but if TROS hasn’t beaten ENDGAME by say 7 - 8 weeks I would concede that I had lost this wager.
     
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  5. DarthSnow

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    Yeah, I'm sure we'll be fine to just let it play out on its own.

    That being said, with our luck they will be within thousands of each other and one will have a 2 week longer run and we'll forever be stuck in Wager Purgatory
    :D
     
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    You're a crazy man @Addi Ras... I'm all up for our UK meet up for this film along with the dustbin @Maximus, but 300 says Endgame trounces TROS! :D
     
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    he truly is.. you'd have to be utterly bonkers to join him on that bet.

    300 Credits that The Rise of Skywalker will have a bigger box office over its run then Endgame at the U.K. BOX OFFICE
    ~ @DarthSnow ~

    what can i say? you don't all love me for my wise betting lol :D
     
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    So tros will run from Dec19 until March 20. and Endgame won't run during it's run, so of cause tros will have the bigger boxoffice during its run.
    But although it probably I willfully misread the wager I bet anyway 300 ¢ on rots being bigger than ae in the UK (but being from the EU, what do I know what to expect from the UK) @DarthSnow
     
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    Outta curiosity how well did Endgame do in the U.K. before I make my wager.
     
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    Do you bet to win? I thought it's just for the fun of it and to get rid of this incredible amount of credits.
     
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    I like crazy bets and have creds to spend; I'm in! :D

    @DarthSnow, I bet 300 credits that The Rise of Skywalker will beat Avengers: Endgame at the UK box office :)

    (I still have to wire the credits to Wuher, right? Or is DarthSnow running everything now?)
     
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    was that a typo? did you mean "ruining everything"? hahahaha :D

    transfers still go to Wuher as far as i know (it's what i'm still doing)
     
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    You can wire it to me, wouldn't make a difference for you at the end anyway. But I get my money back.
     
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    Yes! Wuher is the bank, I'm just the bookie. :cool:

    [​IMG]

    And in @Maximus' case, that's usually where the credits end up staying.
    ;)
     
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    sadly true. @Wuher 's fancy lifestyle is primarily funded by me
    [​IMG]
     
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    Hahaha. And the Mos Eisley locals are all better off for it!!
     
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    That info is easily available at Box Office Mojo.

    https://www.boxofficemojo.com/movies/?page=intl&id=marvel2019.htm
    --- Double Post Merged, May 22, 2019, Original Post Date: May 22, 2019 ---
    Join the club & I'm from the U.K. & I don’t know what to expect either :p.
     
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    I'm getting in on this!

    300 credits that Skywalker RISES above Endgame at the UK Box Office

    IX-BO UK.PNG
     
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    Ok so now the final trailer has been released I’m shameless bumping this thread
    So come on Cantina members let’s show those Avengers what a box office total looks like
    HOPEFULLY (leia)
     
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    I bet 77 credits that Rise of Skywalker will surpass The Avengers Endgame. :)
     
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