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Recorded July 12, 2019
Published July 16, 2019
On this episode, we cover a variety of Disney news from the week of July 7th to recording date of July 12th.
1:04-11:22 - Spider-Man: Far From Home and the $1 billion contract rumor.
11:22-21:55 - The Lion King, critics’ early reactions, and an analysis of Disney live-action remakes.
21:55-28:49 - Reaction to John Campea’s Lion King tweet
28:49-33:55 - Reaction to “Spirited” and “Can You Feel The Love Tonight” singles from The Lion King.
33:55-42:02 - Discussion about the first teaser trailer for Mulan.
42:02-44:36 - Short discussion about expectations for Crawl.
7/14 Spider-Man: Far From Home sits at $844 million worldwide
7/15 Thomas’ review for Crawl is now online.
July 9, 2019
With Spider-Man: Far From Home now in theaters, we spent this episode breaking down our reaction to this latest Spider-Man adventure.
SPOILER ALERT. This conversation involves details about Spider-Man: Far From Home, and Avengers: Endgame that will spoil the movies. If you have not seen either movies, hold off on listening to this episode until you do.
7/9 - We discuss Spider-Man: Far From Home estimated box office before the weekend was over. The movie’s final 6 day opening week total ultimately came to $185 million.