Consider this statistic from 2009:
Now, this is also true:
But the person next to you is likely older than you might have thought. Yes, even you!
Now, it doesn't break ages down by genre, but it *does* say that horror movie viewers are more likely to be swayed by advertisment, and foreign movie viewers the least.
What does that mean about people who saw the original Ringu? Things cancelled out?
We're all suckers, really: