Shine sparkles on US debut, stardom ahead

  1. What does "money per screen" mean in this article?
  2. How has "money per screen" been used to justify the headline in this article?
  3. Which measure do you think is a better gauge of the success of a movie, the total or the average earnings? Why?
  4. Check the calculations for the average earnings of Shine? What could account for the discrepancy?
  5. Estimate the range of earnings possible for Shine in January. What factors might lead to the estimates being inaccurate?

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