UK box office predictions w/c 5th August: How did we do? This time we got the top three exactly right! The Lion King strongly outperformed Fast & Furious: Hobbs & Shaw and retook the top spot at the UK Box Office, with Toy Story 4 still performing impressively in third. A nice surprise was seeing […]Read More UK Box Office Predictions: Tarantino goes hunting for the Lion King
Back from their holidays, Mr Smith and Mr Birch cover a whole heap of game news, review Hobbs & Shaw, plus discuss theme parks and film franchises.Read More The FFL Podcast August 2019
It’s going to be a bit of a strange weekend. There’ll be three big openers and we’re going to say that none of them will take the top spot. In fact, we think Hobbs and Shaw will lose first place to the Lion King (second time lucky?).Read More UK Box Office Predictions: Can Playmobil Build On LEGO’s Success?
UK box office predictions w/c 22 July: How did we do? A solid week of predictions. The Lion King, Toy Story 4 and Spider-Man: Far From Home kept their positions as the top three UK box office performers as we’d expected. Crucially, we correctly predicted that Annabelle Comes Home would slip behind Yesterday. The close […]Read More UK Box Office Predictions: Can Lions Outrun The Rock?
UK box office predictions w/c 15 July: How did we do? The Lion King ruled supreme at the UK Box Office, but nothing much else went to plan! There were a lot of interesting developments at the weekend, as Spider-Man: Far From Home slipped from first to third, Toy Story 4 held on in second […]Read More UK Box Office Predictions: Can The Lion King Fight Off A Roman Invasion?
Each month Birch and Smith look at trailers for movies landing in the following month to see if there are any that point to box office gold (or if any are total turkeys). A couple of quotes from this months episode; “WHY???” “Because everyone likes a good slice of Common” “Are we really going to […]Read More The FFL August Trailers Podcast
As far as we can tell, nothing significant is coming out this week to trouble the latest Disney behemoth, the Lion King. It’s been received lukewarm reviews with Empire saying that the film is “beautifully crafted and carefully conceived, without ever entirely justifying its existence”, but we don’t think this will have the slightest bit of impact on what is sure to be a kingly box office performance.Read More UK Box Office Predictions: Will the Lion King Rule the Box Office?