September 30 2016

175 - The Nice Guys

  • Main Review: The Nice Guys
  • Top 5 Buddy Cop Movies
  • What Else We Watched (Ghost In A Shell, American Horror Story: Roanoke, Easy, The Case of: JonBenet Ramsey, Big Brother 18, Survivor: Millennials vs. Gen X)
  • Next Week Preview (TMNT: Out of the Shadows) 
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September 26 2016

2016 Fall Box Office Draft - Update #3

TW LW Title Studio Weekend Gross Total Gross Budget* Week #
1 N The Magnificent Seven (2016) Sony $35,000,000 $35,000,000 $90 1
2 N Storks WB $21,805,000 $21,805,000 $70 1
3 1 Sully WB $13,830,000 $92,393,447 $60 3
4 3 Bridget Jones's Baby Uni. $4,520,000 $16,457,675 $35 2
5 4 Snowden ORF $4,144,989 $15,139,215 $40 2
6 2 Blair Witch LGF $3,950,000 $16,128,695 $5 2
7 5 Don't Breathe SGem $3,800,000 $81,110,808 $9.9 5
8 7 Suicide Squad WB $3,110,000 $318,133,343 $175 8
9 6 When the Bough Breaks SGem $2,500,000 $26,613,349 $10 3
10 9 Kubo and the Two Strings Focus $1,103,000 $45,954,573 $60 6

Edgar

Sully - $127M - $60M x 2 x 82% = $5.74M
Blair Witch - $21M - $5M x 2 x 36% = $3.96M
Arrival - $0M - $50M x 2 x 100% = $0M
Manchester by the Sea - $0M - ? x 2 x 97% = $0M
Rogue One: A Star Wars Story - $0M - $200M x 2 x ? = $0M

Reserve: Jack Reacher: Never Go Back - $0M - $96M x 2 x ? = $0M

Total - $9.7M

Joel

Snowden - $15M - $40M x 2 x 61% = -$25.35M
Deepwater Horizon - $0M - $156M x 2 x 85% = $0M
The Birth of A Nation - $0M - $10M x 2 x 84% = $0M
Doctor Strange - $0M - ? x 2 x ? = $0M
Silence - $0M - $52M x 2 x ? = $0M

Reserve: Allied - $0M - ? x 2 x ? = $0M

Total - -$25.35M

Bob

The Magnificent Seven - $60M - $90M x 2 x 62% = -$45.6M
Trolls - $0M - $120M x 2 x ? = $0M
Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them - $0M - $225M x 2 x ? = $0M
Moana - $0M - ? x 2 x ? = $0M
Fences - $0M - ? x 2 x ? = $0M

Reserve: Assassin's Creed - $0M - $200M x 2 x ? = $0M

Total - -$45.6M

*
$10 million for minor Academy Award nomination
$20 million for minor Academy Award win
$25 million for major Academy Award nomination
$50 million for major Academy Award win
$50 million for Best Picture nomination
$100 million for Best Picture win

September 23 2016

174 - The Jungle Book

  • Main Review: The Jungle Book
  • Top 5 Idris Elba Movies
  • What Else We Watched (Victoria, Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising, Serendipity, Independence Day: Resurgence, The Phenom, Jane Got A Gun, Ratchet and Clank, I Love You Phillip Morris)
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September 19 2016

2016 Fall Box Office Draft - Update #2

TW LW Title Studio Weekend Gross Total Gross Budget* Week #
1 1 Sully WB $22,000,000 $70,541,351 $60 2
2 N Blair Witch LGF $9,650,000 $9,650,000 $5 1
3 N Bridget Jones's Baby Uni. $8,240,715 $8,240,715 $35 1
4 N Snowden ORF $8,023,329 $8,023,329 $40 1
5 3 Don't Breathe SGem $5,600,000 $75,328,781 $9.9 4
6 2 When the Bough Breaks SGem $5,525,000 $22,697,732 $10 2
7 4 Suicide Squad WB $4,710,000 $313,782,332 $175 7
8 5 The Wild Life (2016) LG/S $2,650,000 $6,664,269 - 2
9 6 Kubo and the Two Strings Focus $2,509,000 $44,240,974 $60 5
10 7 Pete's Dragon (2016) BV $2,041,000 $72,805,525 $65 6

Edgar

Sully - $94M - $60M x 2 x 82% = -$4.68M
Blair Witch - $14.5M - $5M x 2 x 36% = $1.62M
Arrival - $0M - $50M x 2 x 100% = $0M
Manchester by the Sea - $0M - ? x 2 x 97% = $0M
Rogue One: A Star Wars Story - $0M - $200M x 2 x ? = $0M

Reserve: Jack Reacher: Never Go Back - $0M - $96M x 2 x ? = $0M

Total - -$3.06M

Joel

Snowden - $8M - $40M x 2 x 60% = -$28.8M
Deepwater Horizon - $0M - $156M x 2 x ? = $0M
The Birth of A Nation - $0M - $10M x 2 x 84% = $0M
Doctor Strange - $0M - ? x 2 x ? = $0M
Silence - $0M - $52M x 2 x ? = $0M

Reserve: Allied - $0M - ? x 2 x ? = $0M

Total - -$28.8M

Bob

The Magnificent Seven - $0M - $108M x 2 x 63% = $0M
Trolls - $0M - $120M x 2 x ? = $0M
Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them - $0M - $225M x 2 x ? = $0M
Moana - $0M - ? x 2 x ? = $0M
Fences - $0M - ? x 2 x ? = $0M

Reserve: Assassin's Creed - $0M - $200M x 2 x ? = $0M

Total - $0M

*
$10 million for minor Academy Award nomination
$20 million for minor Academy Award win
$25 million for major Academy Award nomination
$50 million for major Academy Award win
$50 million for Best Picture nomination
$100 million for Best Picture win

September 16 2016

173 - Captain America: Civil War

  • Main Review: Captain America: Civil War
  • Top 5 Scarlett Johannson Movies
  • What Else We Watched (The Night Of, Orange is the New Black, Atlanta, Better Things, Narcos, Shameless, The Ultimate Fighter, Cowboy Bebop, The Finest Hours)
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September 12 2016

2016 Fall Box Office Draft - Update #1

TW LW Title Studio Weekend Gross Total Gross Budget* Week #
1 N Sully WB $35,505,000 $35,505,000 $60 1
2 N When the Bough Breaks SGem $15,000,000 $15,000,000 $10 1
3 1 Don't Breathe SGem $8,210,000 $66,833,158 $9.9 3
4 2 Suicide Squad WB $5,650,000 $307,407,853 $175 6
5 N The Wild Life (2016) LG/S $3,400,000 $3,400,000 - 1
6 3 Kubo and the Two Strings Focus $3,230,000 $40,847,680 $60 4
7 4 Pete's Dragon (2016) BV $2,938,000 $70,016,653 $65 5
8 7 Bad Moms STX $2,830,000 $107,526,266 $20 7
9 9 Hell or High Water LGF $2,600,000 $19,823,734 $12 5
10 5 Sausage Party Sony $2,300,000 $93,182,579 $19 5
Edgar

Sully - $45M - $60M x 2 x 83% = -$12.75M
Blair Witch - $0M - ? x 2 x 71% = $0M
Arrival - $0M - $50M x 2 x 100% = $0M
Manchester by the Sea - $0M - ? x 2 x 96% = $0M
Rogue One: A Star Wars Story - $0M - $200M x 2 x ? = $0M

Reserve: Jack Reacher: Never Go Back - $0M - $96M x 2 x ? = $0M

Total - -$12.75M

Joel

Snowden - $0M - $50M x 2 x 41% = $0M
Deepwater Horizon - $0M - $156M x 2 x ? = $0M
The Birth of A Nation - $0M - $10M x 2 x 88% = $0M
Doctor Strange - $0M - ? x 2 x ? = $0M
Silence - $0M - $52M x 2 x ? = $0M
Reserve: Allied - $0M - ? x 2 x ? = $0M

Total - $0M

Bob

The Magnificent Seven - $0M - $108M x 2 x 62% = $0M
Trolls - $0M - $120M x 2 x ? = $0M
Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them - $0M - $225M x 2 x ? = $0M
Moana - $0M - ? x 2 x ? = $0M
Fences - $0M - ? x 2 x ? = $0M

Reserve: Assassin's Creed - $0M - $200M x 2 x ? = $0M

Total - $0M

*
$10 million for minor Academy Award nomination
$20 million for minor Academy Award win
$25 million for major Academy Award nomination
$50 million for major Academy Award win
$50 million for Best Picture nomination
$100 million for Best Picture win

September 2 2016

172 - Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice (w/ Edgar Chaput)

  • Main Review: Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice
  • Top 5 Most Anticipated Fall Movies
  • 2016 Fall Box Office Draft

2016 Fall Box Office Draft Results

Edgar

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story
Sully
Blair Witch
Arrival
Manchester By the Sea

Jack Reacher: Never Go Back

Joel

Doctor Strange
Silence
Deepwater Horizon
The Birth of A Nation
Snowden

Allied

Bob

Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them
Moana
The Magnificent Seven
Trolls
Fences

Assassin's Creed
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August 25 2016

The Redbelt Report - Episode 8

  • Recap: UFC 202, UFN 92
  • News
  • Preview: Bellator 160, UFC on FOX 21, UFN 93, UFC 203
  • Top 5 UFC Events
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171 - Joy

  • Main Review: Joy
  • Top 5 Robert DeNiro Movies
  • What Else We Watched (Berserk)
  • Next Week Preview (Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice, Top 5 Most Anticipated Fall Movies, Fall Box Office Draft)
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August 22 2016

2016 Summer Box Office Draft - Final Update

TW LW Title Studio Weekend Gross Total Gross Budget* Week #
1 1 Suicide Squad WB $20,710,000 $262,283,335 $175 3
2 2 Sausage Party Sony $15,325,000 $65,326,019 $19 2
3 N War Dogs WB $14,300,000 $14,300,000 - 1
4 N Kubo and the Two Strings Focus $12,610,000 $12,610,000 $60 1
5 N Ben-Hur (2016) Par. $11,350,000 $11,350,000 $100 1
6 3 Pete's Dragon BV $11,331,000 $42,892,269 $65 2
7 5 Bad Moms STX $8,068,000 $85,800,428 $20 4
8 4 Jason Bourne Uni. $7,980,000 $140,883,285 $120 4
9 6 The Secret Life of Pets Uni. $5,770,000 $346,722,030 $75 7
10 8 Florence Foster Jenkins Par. $4,300,000 $14,405,743 - 2

1st Place - Bob

Captain America: Civil War - $1,152M - $250M x 2 x 90% = $586.8M
The Angry Birds Movie - $346.5M - $73M x 2 x 43% = $86.215M
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows - $239M - $135M x 2 x 38% = -$19.22M
Central Intelligence - $210M - $50M x 2 x 68% = $74.8M
The Secret Life of Pets - $674M - $75M x 2 x 74% = $387.76M

Reserve: Sausage Party - $71M - $19M x 2 x 82% = $27.06M

Total - $1,116.355M

2nd Place - Casey

Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising - $108M - $35M x 2 x 61% = $23.18M
Finding Dory - $915.5M - $200M x 2 x 94% = $484.57M
The Purge: Election Year - $102.5M - $10M x 2 x 54% = $44.55M
Ice Age: Collision Course - $315M - $105M x 2 x 11% = $11.55M
Suicide Squad - $572.5M - $175M x 2 x 26% = $57.85M

Reserve: Alice Through the Looking Glass - $292.5M - $170M x 2 x 30% = -$33.25M

Total - $621.7M

3rd Place - Edgar

The Conjuring 2 - $319M - $40M x 2 x 80% = $191.2M
The BFG - $142M - $140M x 2 x 75% = -$34.5M
Ghostbusters - $208M - $144M x 2 x 73% = -$21.6M
Star Trek Beyond - $231M - $185M x 2 x 83% = -$23.63M
Jason Bourne - $279M - $120M x 2 x 57% = $22.23M

Reserve: Now You See Me 2 - $317M - $90M x 2 x 34% = $46.58M

Total - $133.7M

4th Place - Joel

The Nice Guys - $60M - $50M x 2 x 91% = -$3.6M
X-Men: Apocalypse - $543M - $178M x 2 x 48% = $89.76M
Warcraft - $433.5M - $160M x 2 x 29% = $32.915M
Independence Day: Resurgence - $383.5M - $165M x 2 x 32% = $17.12M
War Dogs - $21M - $40M x 2 x 58% = -$24.78M

Reserve: Pete's Dragon - $57M - $65M x 2 x 87% = -$9.49M

Total - $111.415M

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