'Ender's Game' Opens Strong But Won't Spawn A Franchise

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November 04, 2013 AT 2:39 PM
Ender's Game opened strong but will not produce a new franchise for Lionsgate/Summit. That's the consensus from analysts Monday after Gavin Hood' s sci-fi epic opened to a solid $28 million in North America. "The film did not draw well from young adults, despite the book's popularity," MKM Partners analyst Eric Handler wrote in an investors note on Monday. "Roughly 54 percent of the audience was over the age of 25.