Auction Game – Payout Rule

  1. Film’s revenue will continue to be paid out on a weekly basis.
  2. Each following week from the Film’s release date the popularity revenue figure will be calculated and updated based on the corresponding Band (reference table below).
  3. The popularity revenue figure is based on the IMDB Popularity meter.

 

Band IMDB Popularity Range
1 1 – 10
2 11 – 50
3 51 – 100
4 101 – 499
5 500 – 1000
6 1001 – 1800
7 1801 – 3000
8 3001 – INF

 

  1. Popularity Revenue can only be paid out to Film’s that have an IMDB Popularity Meter assigned to it.
  2. The above rules only apply during the COVID-19 period or when the team of The Next Big Film announces a change to the gameplay rules.
  3. Films that are awaiting revenue will still receive a Popularity revenue figure though it will be based on the current IMDB popularity meter recorded at the time.

 

Side Bet Game – Payout Rule

  1. The Opening Weekend revenue figure will be updated each week and is based on the same IMDB Popularity meter that is used for the Auction game.
  2. Films will be grouped into one of several bands based on their IMDB Popularity Meter reference table below.
  3. Films that are awaiting their Opening Weekend revenue will still receive their revenue figure though it will be based on the current IMDB popularity meter recorded at the time.

 

Band IMDB Popularity Range
1 1 – 10
2 11 – 50
3 51 – 100
4 101 – 499
5 500 – 1000
6 1001 – 1800
7 1801 – 3000
8 3001 – INF

 

YouTube Trailer Views – Payout rule

  1. Films which lack an IMDB Popularity ranking can be measured against the number of trailer views.
  2. com will be used to identify the number of views from one of the official trailers.
    1. The number of views can only be taken from one official trailer.
    2. An ‘official trailer’ is one that has a checkbox icon as listed by Youtube.
  3. The number of views will be translated to 1 USD or 1.4 GBP (note exchange rate will vary).
  4. TNBF will only reference the highest view count recorded from one of the official trailers.