“Half-Blood Prince” Named Most Anticipated Film from MovieTickets.com

Oct 29, 2008

Posted by: EdwardTLC


A new poll from MoiveTickets.com asked fans to choose the film they are most anticipating in the coming year. Fans voted from August till October and picked the upcoming “Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince” film as number one. The poll indicates that the sixth Harry Potter film is more anticipated by those polled than other future high-profile releases such as the sequels to “X-Men,” “Transformers,” “Ice Age,” and “Night at the Museum.” In regards to the results of this poll, Garry Hiller, a president for MovieTickets.com, is quoted as saying: “These polling results provide very early, valuable insight into
comparative long-lead moviegoer awareness and interest levels.” The Top 10 List of Most Anticipated Films from MovieTickets.com is as follows:

  • 1. “Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince”
  • 2. “X-Men Origins: Wolverine”
  • 3. “Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen”
  • 4. “Public Enemies”
  • 5. “Angels & Demons”
  • 6. “Night at the Museum 2: Battle of the Smithsonian”
  • 7. “The Informant”
  • 8. “Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs”
  • 9. “The Day the Earth Stood Still”
  • 10. “The Taking of Pelham 123”

As readers are aware, “Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince” arrives in theaters July 17, 2009.

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