Statistically Speaking

Oscar nominations are around the corner, and predictions of what movie will be nominated for what award are in full swing. Blockbuster movies, such as Black Swan, Inception, The King’s Speech, Toy Story 3, and The Social Network, are the top picks to be nominated for the Best Picture award. The Social Network, in particular, is favored to win considering its reception in theaters. Here are some of this movie’s past successes:

4: Golden Globes won

2: nominations for the Screen Actors Guild Awards

$22,445,653: domestic gross during opening weekend

$94,828,518: current domestic gross

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