Social intelligence firm Digimind examined online conversations surrounding the Hunger Games trilogy’s second movie Catching Fire over the seven days leading up to the premiere to quantify the building excitement.
Below, take a look at which of the movie’s main actors got the most buzz on Twitter, what the volume of Twitter discussion about the movie was and more.
In comparison to Delivery Man, starring Vince Vaughn, Chris Pratt and Cobie Smulders and released the same day as Catching Fire, the latter had an 85% larger volume of tweets and a sentiment average of 7/10 compared to the Delivery Man average of 2/10.
Sentiment on Twitter about the movie was much more positive than negative.
Fan favorite on Twitter? Jennifer Lawrence.
How about the three actors’ characters on-screen? Jenn won again.
Looks like the anticipation on Twitter corresponded to the movie’s box office success: Catching Fire set fire to its weekend competitors box office by taking $307 million worldwide.