The Rock and Vin Diesel’s Beef, Jack Kesy Cut from Deadpool2, & 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:

3:10- The Rock and Vin Diesel Beef Discussion

9:00- Box Office Tracking

13:00- Broadway musical adaptation of “Empire Records.”

14:25- Woody Harrelson’s character rumored to be Carnage

17:30- A female Indiana Jones?

23:00- 3-D Movie ticket sales are at their all time low in 8 years

25:15- Saudi Arabia opening up their first movie theaters in 35 years with Black Panther

27:30- “Last Starfighter,” sequel?

30:30- Simon Pegg doesn’t think there will be a Tarantino Star Trek movie

32:00- “Jigsaw,” writers are setting their sights on a sequel

34:20- Box office Report

  • “A Quiet Place” 4.2 Million ~ 30 Million
  • “Blockers” 1.5 Million ~ 16-23 Million

41:30- “A Quiet Place,” Discussion

46:00- “Solo” is premiering at Cannes

50:00- Trailers



-The 1st Purge

56:00- Huge Rumor: Jack Kesy was cut from Deadpool 2

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