Despite the all-American image, Hannah Montana's popularity is dominating the charts of Fandango, the online ticket seller.
The 3D movie, called Hannah Montana 3D, is Fandango's top advance seller for February opening and it's already Fandango's fifth biggest advance seller. That makes it the top-selling concert movie for Fandango and has been the top seller since tickets went on sale December 1.
Implications - It's become extremely common to place young pop stars in movies of their own documenting their journey to stardom. The success of Miley Cyrus' movies demonstrates the rising popularity of teen celebrities who are making an impact in entertainment. The youth of today are looking up to these idols, creating a profitable tween market.