Name: Box Office
Abstract: This study focuses on the factors that contribute to a high-grossing movie and discerns the different factors that affect initial weekend domestic gross and the total domestic gross during the lifetime of a movie. They obtained a list of the top 250 grossing movies of each year from 2003 to 2007 and used a random sample generator online to select a random sample of 297 total movies from those lists.
Possible Uses: Multiple Regression, Correlation
References: Stats 312 Project, Spring 2008