The impression I got today was that the movies out this year weren’t as good as last year’s.
Last Year’s Comparable Weekend:
This Year’s Comparable Weekend:
I’ll leave that to your tastes.
The biggest reason the gross for movies playing this weekend was about $40 million less than last year is that there were 52 more movies playing this time last year.
It doesn’t mean the movies are getting any better though.
Source: Box Office Mojo