'Pirates' Tops Fan Survey of 2007 Films31 Jan, 2008 By: Chris Tribbey
Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End
Whose opinion do the studios cherish most?
Well the fans' of course.
A new fan survey released Jan. 31 by TrustedOpinion.com rates the top movies of 2007, both overall and by the gender of the 500,000 respondents.
Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End, Spider-Man 3, Shrek the Third, Ghost Rider and Bridge to Terabithia were the top five movies among all respondents, followed by Transformers, Life Free or Die Hard, Ratatouille, Next and The Bourne Ultimatum.
Freedom Writers, American Gangster, I Am Legend, Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End and High School Musical 2 were the top five films among women under 34. The Bourne Ultimatum, Hitman, Live Free or Die Hard, In the Land of Women and Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End were the top five for men under 34.
“The wisdom of crowds provides a looking glass into what really is popular among people, which in many cases is much different than the opinions of respected critics,” said Shahar Smirin, CEO of Trusted Opinion. “Trusted Opinion is powered by people and we built a powerful recommendation engine around them in order to accurately discover what's entertaining or not worth our time — all through trusted opinions.”
TrustedOpinion.com has users in 150 countries, with 83% of its members under the age of 34.