05/24/2012 05:42 pm ET

Older Faces On Screen Draw An Overlooked Crowd

LOS ANGELES — Anytime a film costs $10 million to make and ticket sales approach $100 million, Hollywood pays attention. But jaws really drop when a movie starring actors in their 70s and aimed at people over 50 pulls off that trick.

Wait. Stop. Older people will go to the movies if we give them something to watch besides superheroes and special effects?

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