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Oh and Toy Story 4 now has 4 negative reviews 

None of them from Top Critics (One guy represents a site called "Battleship Pretension" that should tell you everything you need to know)

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13 minutes ago, S.K.o.S. said:

It's just one filmmaker's opinion, but still interesting.  The highest anyone put it on their RT list was 9th.

I think that was me.  Hopefully it will do well critically and keep me out of last place.

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21 hours ago, J.T. said:

I think that was me.  Hopefully it will do well critically and keep me out of last place.

And me, my friend.

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UPDATE 7 OF 21 - through June 20

Standings

1 [- 1] Niners Fan in CT - 2 points (2/0, tiebreak n/a)
2 [ 3] Paco - 8 points (6/2, tiebreak n/a)
3 [ 4] The Z - 10 points (8/2, tiebreak n/a)
4 [ 7] JRGoldman - 12 points (8/4, tiebreak n/a)
5 [ 6] gatling - 16 points (12/4, tiebreak 0.179)
6 [ 13] West Newbury Bad Boy - 16 points (8/8, tiebreak n/a)
7 [ 2] Control - 16 points (8/8, tiebreak n/a)
8 [ 14] The Natural - 18 points (6/12, tiebreak n/a)
9 [ 8] SorceressKnight - 18 points (8/10, tiebreak n/a)
10 [- 10] Rippa - 18 points (10/8, tiebreak n/a)
11 [ 5] Elsalvajeloco - 18 points (8/10, tiebreak n/a)
12 [- 12] J.T. - 22 points (10/12, tiebreak n/a)
13 [ 16] ivpvideos - 22 points (10/12, tiebreak n/a)
14 [ 15] DreamBroken - 26 points (18/8, tiebreak n/a)
15 [ 20] Phantom Lord - 26 points (14/12, tiebreak n/a)
16 [ 11] King Leonidas of Sparta - 28 points (18/10, tiebreak 0.369)
17 [ 9] The Unholy Dragon - 28 points (18/10, tiebreak n/a)
18 [ 21] RossWB - 30 points (14/16, tiebreak 1.038)
19 [- 19] EVA - 32 points (16/16, tiebreak 1.652)
20 [ 17] Ace - 36 points (18/18, tiebreak n/a)
21 [ 22] Kuetsar - 38 points (18/20, tiebreak n/a)
22 [ 18] Hail Sabin - 42 points (22/20, tiebreak n/a)

Box office

1 [- 1] Aladdin - $275,310,128 (28 days)
2 [- 2] John Wick 3 - $142,526,905 (28 days)
3 [- 3] Detective Pikachu - $134,421,719 (28 days)
4 [ 5] Secret Life of Pets 2 - $106,368,535 (14 days)
5 [ 4] Godzilla - $98,645,637 (21 days)
6 [- 6] Rocketman - $71,678,389 (21 days)
7 [- 7] Dark Phoenix - $56,559,311 (14 days)
8 [NEW] Men In Black Int'l - $41,939,654 (7 days)
9 [ 8] Long Shot - $29,569,693 (28 days)
10 [NEW] Shaft - $12,386,394 (7 days)

Rotten Tomatoes

1 [ 2] John Wick 3 - 266/297 = 90% (28 days)
2 [ 1] Rocketman - 287/322 = 89% (21 days)
3 [- 3] Long Shot - 208/258 = 81% (28 days)
4 [- 4] Detective Pikachu - 176/265 = 66% (28 days)
5 [- 5] Aladdin - 186/327 = 57% (28 days)
6 [- 6] Secret Life of Pets 2 - 70/124 = 56% (14 days)
7 [- 7] Godzilla - 120/299 = 40% (21 days)
8 [NEW] Shaft - 30/93 = 32% (7 days)
9 [NEW] Men In Black Int'l - 61/262 = 23% (7 days)
10 [ 8] Dark Phoenix - 74/320 = 23% (14 days)

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Even with 2 new movies premiering, Niners actually lost points from last week.  You don't see that too often.

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Didn't lose points

Still ahead of JT

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23 minutes ago, S.K.o.S. said:

UPDATE 7 OF 21 - through June 20

Standings

8 [ 14] The Natural - 18 points (6/12, tiebreak n/a)

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I did not move up, but I did not drop in the standings, either.  I will count that as a win.

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50 minutes ago, Elsalvajeloco said:

Hello darkness my old friend...😐

I've come to talk with you again...

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I would continue the whole lyrics thing, but I know that would piss Rippa off. I'll just say, I moved up a spot! Or Hailsaban fell, six of one. . . .

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Once Upon A Time In Hollywood has "dropped" to 92%

That will still be good for second place in this poll (Toy Story 4 is clearly going to be #1)

And it has several weeks before release date

That being said - I will giggle if it somehow ends up lower than John Wick 3 on the RT list

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38 minutes ago, RIPPA said:

Once Upon A Time In Hollywood has "dropped" to 92%

That will still be good for second place in this poll (Toy Story 4 is clearly going to be #1)

And it has several weeks before release date

That being said - I will giggle if it somehow ends up lower than John Wick 3 on the RT list

Looking at the reviews...only one really new negative review was added. The previous one before that was a month back. All the top critics so far loved it. I can see it sitting at 92-94 percent even if gets 250 more reviews (The Hateful Eight had a total of 316).

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Reviews are starting to come in for Spider-Man: Far From Home

39 reviews - 90%

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That's.... a little worrisome.  I don't think it will fall off a cliff but if it's 90% now that is mainly from the comic book dudes who generally give positive reviews.  Then the real movie critics start reviewing and it could drop significantly. 

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It climbed to 91% at 105 reviews so it looks like it will finish in the 92-89 range

Which again will be good for at least Top 5 in this pool and a real shot at Top 3

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Spoiler alert: Niners put Child's Play dead last on his RT list, and it turned out to be a decent movie.  So we're going to have someone new in the #1 spot today.

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53 minutes ago, S.K.o.S. said:

Spoiler alert: Niners put Child's Play dead last on his RT list, and it turned out to be a decent movie.  So we're going to have someone new in the #1 spot today.

It's me, right? ; ).

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UPDATE 8 OF 21 - through June 27

Standings

1 [ 3] The Z - 12 points (8/4, tiebreak n/a)
2 [- 2] Paco - 14 points (10/4, tiebreak 0.905)
3 [ 4] JRGoldman - 14 points (10/4, tiebreak 1.877)
4 [ 1] Niners Fan in CT - 14 points (4/10, tiebreak n/a)
5 [ 7] Control - 20 points (8/12, tiebreak 0.76)
6 [ 9] SorceressKnight - 20 points (12/8, tiebreak n/a)
7 [ 6] West Newbury Bad Boy - 22 points (12/10, tiebreak 1.905)
8 [- 8] The Natural - 22 points (8/14, tiebreak n/a)
9 [ 5] gatling - 24 points (14/10, tiebreak 0.179)
10 [ 12] J.T. - 24 points (12/12, tiebreak 2.398)
11 [- 11] Elsalvajeloco - 24 points (10/14, tiebreak n/a)
12 [ 13] ivpvideos - 26 points (12/14, tiebreak n/a)
13 [ 10] Rippa - 26 points (12/14, tiebreak n/a)
14 [ 15] Phantom Lord - 30 points (16/14, tiebreak n/a)
15 [ 19] EVA - 34 points (18/16, tiebreak 1.424)
16 [ 14] DreamBroken - 34 points (24/10, tiebreak 2.485)
17 [- 17] The Unholy Dragon - 38 points (24/14, tiebreak 0.788)
18 [ 20] Ace - 38 points (20/18, tiebreak n/a)
19 [ 16] King Leonidas of Sparta - 40 points (24/16, tiebreak 0.369)
20 [ 18] RossWB - 40 points (16/24, tiebreak 0.863)
21 [- 21] Kuetsar - 44 points (24/20, tiebreak n/a)
22 [- 22] Hail Sabin - 56 points (26/30, tiebreak n/a)

Box office

1 [- 1] Aladdin - $275,310,128 (28 days)
2 [NEW] Toy Story 4 - $178,989,809 (7 days)
3 [ 2] John Wick 3 - $142,526,905 (28 days)
4 [ 3] Detective Pikachu - $134,421,719 (28 days)
5 [ 4] Secret Life of Pets 2 - $123,187,000 (21 days)
6 [ 5] Godzilla - $104,530,951 (28 days)
7 [ 6] Rocketman - $80,303,960 (28 days)
8 [ 7] Dark Phoenix - $61,884,878 (21 days)
9 [ 8] Men In Black Int'l - $58,480,511 (14 days)
10 [ 9] Long Shot - $29,569,693 (28 days)
11 [NEW] Child's Play - $19,128,399 (7 days)
12 [ 10] Shaft - $17,424,833 (14 days)

Rotten Tomatoes

1 [NEW] Toy Story 4 - 345/352 = 98% (7 days)
2 [ 1] John Wick 3 - 266/297 = 90% (28 days)
3 [ 2] Rocketman - 292/327 = 89% (28 days)
4 [ 3] Long Shot - 208/258 = 81% (28 days)
5 [ 4] Detective Pikachu - 176/265 = 66% (28 days)
6 [NEW] Child's Play - 88/146 = 60% (7 days)
7 [ 5] Aladdin - 186/327 = 57% (28 days)
8 [ 6] Secret Life of Pets 2 - 72/128 = 56% (21 days)
9 [ 7] Godzilla - 123/305 = 40% (28 days)
10 [ 8] Shaft - 31/99 = 31% (14 days)
11 [ 10] Dark Phoenix - 74/324 = 23% (21 days)
12 [ 9] Men In Black Int'l - 62/278 = 22% (14 days)

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Well that is just a big batch of unacceptable 

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18 hours ago, S.K.o.S. said:

Spoiler alert: Niners put Child's Play dead last on his RT list, and it turned out to be a decent movie.  So we're going to have someone new in the #1 spot today.

😀

 

8 hours ago, S.K.o.S. said:

UPDATE 8 OF 21 - through June 27

Standings

1 [ 3] The Z - 12 points (8/4, tiebreak n/a)
2 [- 2] Paco - 14 points (10/4, tiebreak 0.905)

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...and I even had Child's Play in 13th place on my RT list as well. 😂

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Does anyone not have Toy Story 4 at the top of their RT list (of the people who had it on their list)?

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1 hour ago, RIPPA said:

Does anyone not have Toy Story 4 at the top of their RT list (of the people who had it on their list)?

Yes.

No one left it off their RT list.  17 people have it #1, 3 people have it #2, 1 person has it at #3 and 1 person has it at #4.

Of the 5 people who did not put Toy Story 4 at #1 RT, 4 of them put Lion King at #1 and 1 of them put Once Upon A Time In Hollywood at #1.

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