Meet the Movie Press for December 15th, 2017 – Meet the Movie Press

Popcorn Talk Network proudly presents a vodcast for your insider look into the day to day reporting of the hottest scoops, exclusives and reports from the leading reporters in the industry on all things movie news!

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:

  1. Star Wars Premiere!!!
    1. Non Spoiler Review
  2. Box Office Breakdown
    1. Last Jedi: $45 mill 2nd biggest Thursday Ever
    2. Weekend: $200 million in between Force Awakens and Rogue One
    3. Ferdinand: $15 million
    4. Beyond Skyline?
  3. 20:30– Done Deal: Disney Bought Fox!
  4. 29:30– Safdie Brothers remaking 48 hours
  5. 32:0– Guillermo Del Toro Directing Nightmare Alley Film
  6. 33:00– Andy Muschietti and the Russo Brothers
  7. 33:20– Kill or Be Killed becoming a movie
  8. 34:00– New: National Film Registry
  9. 35:30– Universal passed $5 million this week
  10. 36:30– Golden Globe Talk
  11. 41:30– Jeff and Simon’s Top 10 of 2017


Simon’s Top 10:

10: The Post

9: War for the Planet of the Apes

8: Baby Driver

7: Logan

6: The Disaster Artist

5: Big Sick

4: Stronger

3: Get Out

2: The Florida Project

1: Call Me by Your Name


Jeff’s Top 10:

10: Shot Caller

9: War for the Planet of the Apes

8: The Florida Project

7: The Disaster Artist

6: I, Tonya

5: Logan

4: Patty Cakes

3: Call Me by Your Name

2: The Big Sick

1: Stronger

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