Boxoffice Podcast

This week on The Boxoffice Podcast: Daniel Loria and Shawn Robbins provide an update on the box office forecast for Mission: Impossible - Dead Reckoning Part I’s opening weekend and go over the mid-year report on the domestic market. In the feature segment, Rebecca Pahle interviews Insidious: The Red Door star/director Patrick Wilson on the latest entry of the horror franchise—and his career as an exhibitor through Cinema Lab.  
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Episode Resources:

What to Listen For
  • 00:00 Intro
  • 02:21 Mission: Impossible – Dead Reckoning Part One debuts
  • 06:27 What worked in the first half of the year?
  • 12:36 Movies that performed but were never expected to hit $200M plus
  • 18:15 What hasn’t worked in the first half of the year?
  • 22:48 End of the year forecast
  • 26:07 Transitioning into film directing
  • 30:15 What was your hometown theater growing up?
  • 32:00 Seeing the film as the actor and as the director
  • 34:05 Reframing the film for the big screen release
  • 36:03 What other genres would you direct?
  • 37:55 Joining the exhibition industry  

What is Boxoffice Podcast?

The Boxoffice Podcast is your #1 resource for news and analysis about movies and the movie business. We'll be your guide through these evolving and sometimes disruptive times. While breaking down film headlines, exploring box office results, and chatting with studio & cinema executives, we'll discuss all aspects of movies and entertainment. By movie lovers for movie lovers!