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Films starring women earn more money than male-led movies, says new study

Films starring women earn more money than male-led movies, says new study

"There's just no telling how far I'll go," sings the titular princess in the hit Disney movie "Moana." The same can be said of female-led films altogether, as new data proves that movies starring women make more money than those starring men.

According to research released Tuesday, there is a strong correlation between female-led films and box office success. The study — conducted by Creative Artists Agency and the tech-focused firm shift7, and created in conjunction with...

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