Cannes Vs. Netflix, A Quiet Place Discussion, and More! – Meet the Movie Press

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It’s Popcorn Talk Network’s Meet the Movie Press, hosted by The Tracking Board’s Jeff Sneider and Forbes’s Simon Thompson. Each week the two will discuss the ever changing landscape of movie news and trade reporting. With discussions on everything from Marvel casting to landing exclusive stories on major Hollywood tentpoles, Simon and Jeff will also talk to some of the leading reporters and bloggers in the industry today.

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Today’s Topics:

3:30- James Mcavoy and Bill Hader to star in “IT: Chapter 2”

6:00- Cannes Vs. Netflix Discussion

16:10- “Fast and the Furious” spin off to be directed by David Leitch

18:30- John Krasinski and the success of “A Quiet Place,” discussion

23:45- John Krasinski to JUST produce “Life on Mars,” for Platinum Dunes

26:20- Warner Bros. cuts ties to Brett Ratner

29:30- “The Bourne Identity” TV Series

34:00- Gong Li, Jet Li Join Disney’s Live-Action ‘Mulan’

36:30- “Avengers: Infinity War” has sold more pre-sale tickets than the previous 7 MCU releases

39:00- Randall Park joining “Aquaman,” during reshoots

41:00- Diego Boneta joining the “Terminator,” reboot

41:16- Alex Garland making a haunted house movie “Toymaker’s Secret”

43:30- Trailers:

-The Meg

-American Animals

-3 Identical Strangers

-Ocean’s Eight

-Incredibles 2

48:00- Box Office:


-Truth or Dare

55:30- Jeff watched “Den of Thieves”

57:30- Bits and Bobs

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