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Welcome back you guys the movies this weekend and grade Drake and joining us once again this week -- that rotten tomatoes senior editor -- news.
He changed -- how the -- It's always different I know well I never change and I'm excited for next time as -- read about it.
I'm honored but -- -- or tomatoes just.
While it's not -- I'm new on this this week and we've got foxy is in the heat and Sony's White House down coming -- elegant.
Oh man this is a fantastic weekend for -- end.
That's what our critics are saying -- so.
You've got a lady buddy comedy.
And for anybody that enjoy Melissa McCarthy being really rude crude and directed by the same gentleman that did bright -- Critics are saying -- -- fresh at 67%.
This one's going to be going head to head.
With the exact -- -- that.
Which is the gentleman from white hat down Jeanne fox -- Tatum the White House is under siege.
And these two are duking it out at the box office this weekend everybody's eyes are on the box out and figure out who will be number one because I don't know.
And about obviously competing with monsters university I.
Exactly that's the one that actually projected to be first first.
And it even though the heat in the White House down as opposed to make around thirty million dollars.
White House down has a little bit of extra competition because.
You me think that story line is suffering from a little bit of deja Vu.
A few months ago there was another White House undersea movie came out.
-- has fallen thirty million in its first weekend so everybody wants this 140.
So that -- can -- titlist Victor.
You know and the filmmaker of White House's down he's known for those big budget action movies that typically surprise me upside at the box office is that correct.
Actually now Roland Emmerich is the name of that guy he didn't independents day 2012.
Huge disaster films that do really really well with audiences at the box office now.
Our critics aren't loving it's it's -- rotten right now now it's forty.
That you know what personally I would not discourage anybody from seeing this film because.
Perfect summer -- Good question -- you know you get there rotten rating how often does that jive with the box office receipts how -- how much to people listen to that and say you know what I'm not gonna see and hear how we are to come out.
-- -- -- -- You know everybody's a little bit different some people wait the critic's opinion very heavily and they look to rotten tomatoes to determine whether or not they are actually gonna see it found.
But a movie directed by somebody like Paul I bridesmaids or Roland Emmerich and -- twelve.
Yeah audience is already know that they like these guys -- they're looking for another -- they're looking for Danny Glover getting hit with the ship.
You know they're looking for that kind action so I have a feeling.
That this week the critics are not really get away and still heavily as far as box office receipts.
And we've got other stuff to look forward to after the July 4 weekend right July 12 grownups tail and an end device works to.
Exactly so we're gonna have a really big July now June at the box office is one of the highest grossing -- Ever written in movies like on hot because they had movies like -- and a steal in monsters university and simple.
This final weekend is gonna wrap up a hugely successful first month of the summer it do you think it could be a record setting month for front month again.
Yeah I think those -- the calculation that I've read so people are actually going to the movie theater which is great news for the movie industry yet and they certainly need needs some help with this plan.
How much a sign that is at the consumer being back.
And ready to -- fifteenth -- we take -- hearing.
Well I'm exactly like certainly hope that that's it sign it then they economies bouncing back in just like in real estate hopefully the movies are back as well and everybody will be prosperous and happy once more.
Content bringing it back to -- -- NN movie screen every time right.
Had asking you don't know this is gonna -- to ask you last summer.
Can you and it was in his -- can you remember how the movie Hollywood did last summer overall.
Memorial the Labor -- You know I actually don't recall that information because I had to filled with you know -- screeching in fast and the furious -- Okay no problem I certainly cannot remember either but I guess and -- is.
Getting ready and taken a record we can say this -- shaping up -- -- last summer.
Absolutely this is a fantastic weekend for movies it's going to be really strong at the box office.
Leading into what is also going to be really -- fourth of July so god bless America -- ACC -- week.
At least three and -- see them.
Generally I see -- -- press screenings for critics that are that are shown before the film comes out because we have to review them running on the day it.
Comes out so.
I don't see movies for the most part with a real.
Audiences I see them with our critics like it rotten -- them and I've got to say it really changes the movie experience a lot because.
Critics impressive -- at all.
So I remember the days -- going to a film on Thursday night at midnight with audiences that paid money that sat in line to go see it.
It's very different -- Yes sounds sound at all -- one press screening it was -- -- weird for me as well I can definitely.
-- -- and did it is a different things Greg thank you much good to see you.
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