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“Meet the Movie Press”: Cannes-Netflix Beef, “It” Sequel Casting News and “Rampage” vs. “A Quiet Place” (Video)

MTMP 4-13The guys also talk about Warner Bros.’ decision to cut ties with Brett Ratner and weigh in on Universal’s hiring of David Leitch to direct the Fast and Furious spinoff.

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“Meet the Movie Press”: Has the “Fast” Family Become Too Furious to Work With Each Other Again? (Video)

MTMP 4-6The guys also discuss the tracking figures for Avengers: Infinity War and rumors about Venom and Deadpool 2, plus they consider the likelihoods of both a female Indiana Jones, and a Quentin Tarantino-directed Star Trek movie.

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“Meet the Movie Press”: Superhero Sequels Heat Up as “Wonder Woman” Gets Her Man But “Spider-Man” Doesn’t (Video)

MTMP 3-30The guys also talk about what’s next for Hugh Jackman, the possibility of A24 being up for sale, and Steven Spielberg’s Ready Player One, which is heading for a $50 million opening weekend.

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“Meet the Movie Press”: Oscar Isaac Heads to Netflix, “MIB” Spinoff Sets Cast, Kumail Nanjiani Lines Up a Pair of Pics (Video)

MTMP 3-23We also talk about Shane Black’s Predator getting the 3D conversion treatment, the Cannes Film Festival’s new selfie policy, the box office prospects for Pacific Rim: Uprising, and Ben Affleck’s hideous back tattoo.

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“Meet the Movie Press”: DC Lures a “New” Director, “Terminator” Lands a Lead, and “Tomb Raider” Starts Its Adventure

MTMP 3-16The guys also recap the Oscars and SXSW, delve into the latest trailer for Avengers: Infinity WarFear remake in the works at Universal.

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“Meet the Movie Press”: “Wonder Woman 2,” “MIB” Spinoff, QT’s Latest and Conflicting Best Picture Predictions (Video)

MTMP 3-2Hosts Jeff Sneider and Simon Thompson also review Eli Roth’s Death Wish starring Bruce Willis and discuss its box office prospects along with those of the new Jennifer Lawrence thriller Red Sparrow.

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“Meet the Movie Press”: “Batgirl” and More DC Drama, “Bond 25” Rumors, and Box Office King “Black Panther” (Video)

MTMP 2-23TheWrap’s ace scooper Umberto Gonzalez joins Jeff Sneider and Simon Thompson to discuss Disney’s Pinocchio, as well as Paramount’s Dungeons & Dragons movie and its impact on the DCEU.

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“Meet the Movie Press”: “Black Panther” Sequel, Jennifer Lawrence’s “Red Sparrow” and Robert Pattinson’s New Movie (Video)

MTMP 2-16The guys also discuss the new directors on the Call of Duty movie and WB’s new Willy Wonka movie, as well as the absurdity of comparing The Cloverfield Paradox to fellow Netflix movie Bright.

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“Meet the Movie Press”: “Black Panther” Reactions, Directors Set for “MIB” Spinoff, “Bad Boys 3,” “Cowboy Ninja Viking” (Video)

BlackPantherTVSpotTowards the end of the episode, the guys delve into the Dumbledore drama that had the internet up in arms this week, and Jeff also reveals some of his favorite films from Sundance.

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“Meet the Movie Press”: Comic Book Movie News Galore, Plus the Mark Wahlberg-Michelle Williams Pay Gap Dispute (Video)

MTMP 1-12Batman got a breather from today’s show, which finds hosts Jeff Sneider and Simon Thompson discussing Black Widow, Deadpool 2, New Mutants, Gambit, Suicide Squad 2, Ant-Man 3 and Avengers: Infinity War.

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“Meet the Movie Press”: A New Era Begins for DC Films as Netflix Lures “Batman” Director Matt Reeves and Greenlights “Bright 2” (Video)

MTMP 1-5-18The guys also discuss the PGA Award nominations, Ridley Scott’s decision to direct The Merlin Saga for Disney, and the current state of the box office, which sees one major new release (Insidious: The Last Key) enter the fray this weekend.

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“Meet the Movie Press”: Top 10 Lists, “The Last Jedi” Reviews and More on Disney-Fox (Video)

MTMP 12-15The guys also discuss this year’s Golden Globe and SAG Award nominations, the latter of which — in a bit of a surprise — saw Get Out star Daniel Kaluuya beat out Jake Gyllenhaal (Stronger) for a coveted slot.

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“Meet the Movie Press”: Fox-Disney Merger, Tarantino’s “Star Trek” and Trouble In the DCEU (Video)

MTMP 12-8Our own Neil Turitz joins the guys to discuss two movies mired in controversy — 20th Century Fox’s Bohemian Rhapsody starring Rami Malek, and Paramount’s sci-fi film Annihilation starring Natalie Portman.

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“Meet the Movie Press”: Marvel’s “Avengers: Infinity War” Trailer, “Justice League” Rumors, the Oscar Race (Video)

MTMP 11-17We also talk about the downtrodden box office and how it’s being reported these days, as well as the rise of blaxploitation movies, with updates of Shaft, Super Fly and Cleopatra Jones on the horizon.

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“Meet the Movie Press”: “Justice League” Reaction, Quentin Tarantino’s “#9” and “Mudbound” at AFI Fest (Video)

JusticeLeagueBOTNWith Simon Thompson out, Carla Renata (aka The Curvy Critic) stops by to talk about the Lion King movie and the impressive rise of Tiffany Haddish, who spent years paying her dues in comedy before her breakout turn in Girls Trip.

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“Meet the Movie Press”: “Thor: Ragnarok” Reactions, “Shazam!” News, and “The Lion King” Finds a Queen… Bey (Video)

Hosts Jeff Sneider and Simon Thompson also discuss the “Pet Sematary” remake and the troubling allegations against Brett Ratner and Kevin Spacey.

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“Meet the Movie Press”: Harvey the Horrible, “Justice League” Tracking and the Return of “Jigsaw” (Video)

Variety’s Justin Kroll joins the show to discuss his “Captain Marvel” scoop, as well as the “Deathstroke” movie at WB

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“Meet the Movie Press”: Simon Reviews “Blade Runner 2049,” Michelle Williams Joins “Venom,” “Hocus Pocus” Heads to TV (Video)

MTMP Sept 29The guys also discuss Friday’s breaking news that Kristen Stewart and Lupita Nyong’o are circling the Charlie’s Angels reboot at Sony.

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“Meet the Movie Press”: Hollywood Embraces Nostalgia as Stars Return to Old Franchises (Video)

MTMP nostalgiaThe guys also discuss the possibility of Taika Waititi directing the Akira movie, and Tom Hanks starring in a remake of A Man Called Ove.

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“Meet the Movie Press”: J.J. Abrams’ Return to “Star Wars,” the Merits of “It” and a Toronto Recap (Video)

The guys also talk about Daniel Dae Kim replacing Ed Skrein in “Hellboy: Rise of the Blood Army.”

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“Meet the Movie Press”: Leonardo DiCaprio as the Joker, Men Writing Female-Driven Remake of “Lord of the Flies” (Video)

Leo as JokerThe guys also discuss the likelihood of Ben Affleck directing the war movie Red Platoon for Sony, Drew Goddard’s starry cast for Bad Times at the El Royale, and the Brawl in Cell Block 99 trailer featuring Vince Vaughn beating up a car.

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“Meet the Movie Press”: Awards Season Kicks Off With This Oscar-Centric Episode Co-Hosted by Jeffrey Wells (Video)

Meet the Movie Press Jeffrey WellsThe samurai poet of Hollywood Elsewhere joins me to discuss the box office prospects of Stephen King’s It and the merits of Richard Rushfield’s industry newsletter The Ankler.

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“Meet the Movie Press”: Speculation Swirls Around “Venom,” “The Terminator” and “The Last Jedi” (Video)

Riz CarnageThe guys also talk about Chris Pratt’s Cowboy Ninja Viking and the Tom Holland-Daisy Ridley movie Chaos Walking, as well the new trailers for Darren Aronofsky’s mother! and the Robert Redford-Jane Fonda film Our Souls at Night.

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“Meet the Movie Press”: “Bond,” “Bumblebee,” “Star Wars” and Hot Takes on “Detroit” (Video)

John Cena BumblebeeThe guys also discuss YouTube Red’s ill-advised Karate Kid sequel and the return of Miami Vice thanks to Vin Diesel.

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“Meet the Movie Press”: Comic-Con Recap, Jared Leto as Bloodshot and “James Bond 25” (Video)

comic conTheWrap’s ace scooper Umberto “El Mayimbe” Gonzalez joins Simon Thompson and I to talk about the Marvel and DC panels, as well the Ready Player One trailer and the Spawn news.

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“Meet the Movie Press”: Quentin Tarantino, “Scarface,” “Suicide Squad 2” and Disney’s “Aladdin” (Video)

Tarantino MTMPThe guys also weigh in on Clint Eastwood and Woody Allen’s latest casting decisions, as well as Barry Jenkins’ follow-up to Moonlight.

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“Meet the Movie Press”: “Spider-Man,” “Baby Driver” Sequels and “Hellboy,” “Grudge” Reboots (Video)

Spider-Man Homecoming ExcerptThe guys also weigh in on the new Geostorm trailer and discuss David Lowery’s new film A Ghost Story.

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“Meet the Movie Press”: “Spider-Man: Homecoming” Review, “X-Men” Universe News, James Bond Rumors (Video)

MTMP Spider-Man HomecomingThe guys also weigh in on the new Jumanji trailer and news of sequels to The Accountant and The Conjuring.

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“Meet the Movie Press”: The “Han Solo” Debacle, “Spider-Man” Universe Updates, “Transformers” Talk (Video)

MTMP 6-23The guys also weigh in on Daniel Day-Lewis’ surprising decision to retire from acting.

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