Sunday, April 22, 2007

Mamo #80: The Laughing Dictator

One thing we forgot to mention in any great detail in our Grindhouse show a couple of weeks ago was the involvement of the Weinsteins, now a Company in their own right, in this mini-fiasco of mismarketing. Well, let's correct that mistake!

Thursday, April 12, 2007

Mamo #79: Block Bluster

Summer 2007 really is almost here, and it's our annual chance to make utter fools of ourselves, go way out on a limb and let everyone see just how bad we are at predicting the future.


Matt's Picks

1. Spider Man 3 ($350M)
2. Shrek the Third ($330M)
3. Pirates of the Caribbean: At Worlds End ($320M)
4. Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix ($280M)
5. Ratatouille ($185M)
6. Transformers ($160M)
7. Fantastic Four 2: Rise of the Silver Surfer ($150M)
8. Ocean's 13 ($140M)
9. The Bourne Ultimatum ($130M)
10. I Now Pronounce You Chuck & Larry ($125M)

Matt's Picks

1. Pirates of the Caribbean: At Worlds End ($375.1M)
2. Spider Man 3 ($375M)
3. Transformers ($320M)
4. Shrek the Third ($299M)
5. Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix ($250M)
6. Fantastic Four 2: Rise of the Silver Surfer ($189M)
7. The Bourne Ultimatum ($160M)
8. Rush Hour 3 ($150M)
9. Live Free or Die Hard ($140M)
10. I Now Pronounce You Chuck & Larry ($139M)

Sunday, April 08, 2007

Mamo #78: Grinding with the boys

Cinema fans should be in hog heaven this weekend with the release of the Rodriguez/Tarantino double-feature Grindhouse... so where the hell is everyone? Also, Will Smith, Courtney Solomon, and the one film Dakota Fanning can't get sold.