How confident is Warner Bros. feeling about Man Of Steel? With online tickets sales outpacing any other summer 2013 movie already, it appears that Warner Bros. is feeling very confident. In fact, they are so confident that Warner Bros. motion pictures group president Jeff Robinov is channeling Babe Ruth and calling his shot.
According to Variety, Robinov has predicted that Man Of Steel will be Warner Bros. highest performing movie ever at the box office ever. The current top film ever for Warner Bros. is Harry Potter & The Deathly Hallows Part 2, which rests at $1.34 billion at the worldwide box office.
Only four other movies from Warner Bros. have ever crossed the $1 billion mark at the worldwide box office. In addition to the final Harry Potter movie, two Batman movies and two Lord Of The Rings/Hobbit movies have grossed over a billion dollars.
The Man Of Steel is scheduled to be released at movie theaters in the United States on June 14, 2013.