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Forum: Films 08-01-2018, 09:56 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 6,268
Posted By Joe Brody
She's going to be great as Mary Poppins. . . ....

She's going to be great as Mary Poppins.

. . . .hope she comes back for Sicario #3.
Forum: Films 07-16-2018, 06:27 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 6,268
Posted By Joe Brody
Love those Georgia tax credits!

Love those Georgia tax credits!
Forum: Films 07-16-2018, 06:26 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,023
Posted By Joe Brody
I tried to watch on a plane and just couldn't.

I tried to watch on a plane and just couldn't.
Forum: Open Discussion 07-16-2018, 06:25 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 286
Posted By Joe Brody
Gotta admit, I really wanted the England-France...

Gotta admit, I really wanted the England-France match-up.

I had seen a little of the U.K. early on and was impressed with their ability to constantly create scoring chances. Very assertive for...
Forum: Indiana Jones 5 07-10-2018, 08:41 PM
Replies: 512
Views: 13,724
Posted By Joe Brody
Exactly. More-of-the-same crap execution out of...

Exactly. More-of-the-same crap execution out of Lucasfilm.

Oh, and Marvel? In the same announcement, they get their release date moved UP six months (likely for Black Panther 2).

Mark my...
Forum: Films 06-22-2018, 11:27 AM
Replies: 159
Views: 7,746
Posted By Joe Brody
I gotta believe your sources are in the...

I gotta believe your sources are in the Kennedy/Marshal camp.

Look at the current situation. With Kennedy MIA, Rian Johnson is the face of the franchise. Since Solo bombed at the box office, he...
Forum: Open Discussion 06-21-2018, 06:36 PM
Replies: 299
Views: 43,634
Posted By Joe Brody
36 hours in Napa...

36 hours in Napa (https://www.nytimes.com/2018/06/21/travel/what-to-do-in-napa-valley.html) and no mention of hanging at Roundshort's?

Happy B-Day!
Forum: Films 06-21-2018, 06:31 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 7,746
Posted By Joe Brody
I agree with Moedred that Solo would have been...

I agree with Moedred that Solo would have been better off as an August release because quality-wise it falls in that 'Expendables' category of lower quality films that traditionally are released in...
Forum: Films 06-20-2018, 06:32 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 7,746
Posted By Joe Brody
You beat me to it -- though the reports I've seen...

You beat me to it -- though the reports I've seen are attributing anonymous sources, so it would be good to have Disney confirm.

I saw this weak blurb from Wired...
Forum: Films 06-19-2018, 09:02 PM
Replies: 913
Views: 65,867
Posted By Joe Brody
Microbiotic world??? I think George is like...

Microbiotic world???

I think George is like Spielberg and Cameron and has Marvel envy.

Me?

I'll just go and see 'Ant Man and the Wasp' to get my microbiotic fix.
Forum: Open Discussion 06-18-2018, 06:52 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 286
Posted By Joe Brody
[Jokingly]If you pick Mexico, don't associate...

[Jokingly]If you pick Mexico, don't associate yourself with Landon Donovan who has really shot himself in the foot with a poorly thought through promotion with Wells Fargo.

That said, I enjoy both...
Forum: Open Discussion 06-16-2018, 10:26 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 286
Posted By Joe Brody
World Cup 2018

Wow, a couple of days in and it's turning out to be an exciting tournament -- maybe the U.S. not being in it is a good thing.

Just got home from my son's game and we watched Argentina vs. Iceland. ...
Forum: Films 06-04-2018, 09:02 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,511
Posted By Joe Brody
Do you know why the numbering in the chart is...

Do you know why the numbering in the chart is off?

If nothing else, the chart tells the story of the growing importance of the Chinese market.

With all the crazy talk about trade and tariffs,...
Forum: Films 06-03-2018, 06:51 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,208
Posted By Joe Brody
Infinity War is gonna clear $2 Billion -- which...

Infinity War is gonna clear $2 Billion -- which is awesome.

I can't wait for next May and the second installment.

The Russo brothers have alluded to 'mysterious' forces at work in Part 2 and all...
Forum: Films 06-03-2018, 06:20 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 363
Posted By Joe Brody
Another good sign. . . .

Dune to be broken into two films (https://consequenceofsound.net/2018/05/denis-villeneuve-dune-split/).

This a good sign because there's too much good content and multiple narratives in the novel...
Forum: Films 06-03-2018, 06:01 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 7,746
Posted By Joe Brody
With a terrible $29M in its second weekend in...

With a terrible $29M in its second weekend in release, it's clear Solo is a disaster and calls into question the future of more pre-New Hope films (Boba Fett, Solo sequels and Lando). Given Solo's...
Forum: Open Discussion 05-31-2018, 10:14 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 6,637
Posted By Joe Brody
Confession: I'm not exactly a Bernie Bro but I...

Confession: I'm not exactly a Bernie Bro but I am a supporter. . . .which means I'm on his e-mail list. Today, I got an e-mail from the good Senator from Vermont entitled Disney represents much of...
Forum: Films 05-30-2018, 08:41 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 7,746
Posted By Joe Brody
I should have waited 24 hours and just posted a...

I should have waited 24 hours and just posted a link to this Washington Post article...
Forum: Films 05-29-2018, 08:56 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 7,746
Posted By Joe Brody
I agree with many that Solo is better than Last...

I agree with many that Solo is better than Last Jedi -- which isn't saying much.

Bottom line for me is that Solo makes the FIFTH prequel film to New Hope. Frankly, as an at-best casual Star Wars...
Forum: Films 05-25-2018, 08:20 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 7,746
Posted By Joe Brody
Interesting that Woody Harrelson (whose talent...

Interesting that Woody Harrelson (whose talent and professionalism I respect) stuck with the Lego guys.

Early word for Solo's opening weekend box office is not good...
Forum: Films 05-20-2018, 08:16 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 6,268
Posted By Joe Brody
Fantastic picture. Given the size, scale and...

Fantastic picture.

Given the size, scale and depth of the set, I wonder it this means the films will be shot with Imax and/or other large format cameras (65mm & 70mm). If so, that would be...
Forum: Films 05-17-2018, 08:14 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 6,268
Posted By Joe Brody
Very cool -- thanks for posting, I would not have...

Very cool -- thanks for posting, I would not have seen that otherwise.

I liked how genuine Johnson is in the clip, the pledge to make a movie that doesn't suck -- and especially the shout out to...
Forum: Films 05-17-2018, 08:00 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 7,746
Posted By Joe Brody
Hilarious -- nothing against the new guy but that...

Hilarious -- nothing against the new guy but that trailer makes me appreciate Ford all the more.
Forum: Films 05-15-2018, 09:34 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 6,101
Posted By Joe Brody
But something like $3M more than projected.

But something like $3M more than projected.
Forum: Films 05-15-2018, 09:32 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 7,746
Posted By Joe Brody
I've got no Jersey's to trade but I'm always up...

I've got no Jersey's to trade but I'm always up for some backpacking.

BTW, Solo reviews are coming out and the critics that don't work for rags dependent on Disney advertising spend are not all that...
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