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Film Critic and Box Office Pundit for Forbes. All opinions, attempts at humor, speculation, or typos contained here are not affiliated with said outlet.

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Review in the morning but #TheInvisbleMan is Universal's best "classic monsters" movie since Stephen Sommers' first… https://t.co/BhcY5b1iKIFirst year of college, living in the dorms, writing editorials for the college paper, about to break up with my fir… https://t.co/fSF67thuJn @mangiotto I liked it more than I didn't and I appreciated how upfront its politics were. Forgive my ignorance but… https://t.co/ZC8nGmBgfqNevada Pro-Trump activists used same day registration to become Democrats, voted Bernie and switched back to Republ… https://t.co/FHuHsIcKgx
Retweeted by Scott MendelsonReview: #Onward Not Among Pixar’s Best, But Still Pretty Darn Good via @forbes by @ScottMendelson https://t.co/sJ6IxYkuSd
Retweeted by Scott Mendelsonthe council will decide your fate https://t.co/5N5b4Bnh5v
Retweeted by Scott MendelsonHonestly, websites who know nothing about toys shouldn't pretend they do.
Retweeted by Scott MendelsonDisappointing #BoxOffice For #BirdsOfPrey Is Very Bad News For #TheSuicideSquad But Potentially Perfectly Okay News… https://t.co/YzRkBrMWie
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2/25
2020
I think it's safe to say that all the Democratic candidates have passion. (Bernie has TONS of passion.) But I can'… https://t.co/W2BFzPnfM7
Retweeted by Scott MendelsonLet Cletus wear his Sideshow Bob wig (you cowards)! https://t.co/SoigqbqTkG @Ceilidhann Harris may not be a formidable enough foe. He couldn't even fight Robert Downey Jr's Sherlock Holmes a… https://t.co/MLvGeo16OzOne fun and horrifying thing you can do if you have Westlaw / Lexis access is search Judith Schendlin (Judge Judy)… https://t.co/X6jlZrO0pY
Retweeted by Scott MendelsonOkay, take a deep breath. Russia is not backing Bernie. They are exploiting his candidacy to sow division on the le… https://t.co/zi0jL3CNn4
Retweeted by Scott Mendelson @mavericksmovies Yup. @BLCAgnew @OGScottieT Martin Campbell made a terrific 007 movie and then made MASK OF ZORRO into one of the all-tim… https://t.co/0yyZeInbn6 @I_M_A @RICHARDLNEWBY TENET and 007 are both expensive enough to need every possible territory that might go all-in… https://t.co/7FIiQMMJASRemember, only the women are liars you can’t trust. Men who change their positions are savvy politicians. https://t.co/QzQXokikRB
Retweeted by Scott Mendelson @RICHARDLNEWBY Oh, and haha, MULAN (even if it was going to play more like KUNG FU PANDA 3 than FURIOUS 7) @RICHARDLNEWBY Offhand, F9, NO TIME TO DIE, TENET, VENOM 2 and TOP GUN 2 are especially screwed. Toons aren't gener… https://t.co/aZ2RjJiEE2 @HannaFlint https://t.co/0slqGH2a0lIf I animated this I would be fired https://t.co/bfacIB6mbw
Retweeted by Scott Mendelson @ajhan Everyone has a few of those. For me, it's WILD WILD WEST. @ajhan I'd like to note that I hated that movie way before it was cool.I have lost all patience for the mode of internet discourse where if someone says “I love peas” someone says “so yo… https://t.co/BZL54C0yOE
Retweeted by Scott Mendelson @cinemaxwell Indeed. @AaronsPS4 God willing...It will be interesting to see if Chris Evans launches into a post-Captain America spree of playing obnoxious jack-a… https://t.co/PlrqsBffiw @Rendy_Jones Droll understatement.The online ruckus around GUNS AKIMBO has probably hurt the movie. Its commercial fate has now gone from "seen by al… https://t.co/VTwXhP6GxH @mattzollerseitz Thesis - It was never real... https://t.co/QQKrhXrNBd @Pokellius I use Hulu more than Netflix.Come what may, this means the show can do what it wants and be what it wants without anyone being concerned about "… https://t.co/kBvlpTeo84 @christineestima 37🤔 https://t.co/G4FcTsr9Ic
Retweeted by Scott Mendelson @JustinThaler @ThunderGruntBob @TailorAndBarber Nope, that's FAST & FURIOUS 6. It's not bad, but it falters by tryi… https://t.co/Gq5SKKlFjh @baddestmamajama Uh oh... did Dumbledore die again? @tvs_movies AQUAMAN, SHAZAM and BIRDS OF PREY all took place in the DC Films universe. The only one that didn't was… https://t.co/tyvuhoMMVM @TailorAndBarber Hell, depending on my mood at a given moment, FAST FIVE > THE AVENGERS @Journeys_Film (I kid, you'll be fine) https://t.co/5DRLP9MEpF @woahitsjuanito The quality of the prose is what kills me. @TailorAndBarber FAST FIVE should have been nominated for Best Picture in 2012. @JeremyWest Judging by global box office, you're not alone.Cute... https://t.co/tUyMRnb6naFunny how a few weeks ago people on here kept saying a vote for Warren is a vote for Biden. Then, a vote for Warren… https://t.co/MjARzyXQ6A
Retweeted by Scott Mendelson @kphipps3000 @KevinGeeksOut The first twenty minutes and last twenty minutes are fine, but the middle hour is a mess. :-/Let’s get it straight— there’s no indication the jury did not “believe” Annabella. Rather, the prosecution failed t… https://t.co/Wt1rI4U2tb
Retweeted by Scott MendelsonReview: #Onward Not Among Pixar’s Best, But Still Pretty Darn Good via @forbes by @ScottMendelson https://t.co/sJ6IxYkuSd @docrocktex26 https://t.co/naQnhNDpfU
Retweeted by Scott MendelsonBiden’s campaign doesn’t need resuscitation, it needs the primary to move on to places that aren’t Whites only and… https://t.co/PyNm7LPH2J
Retweeted by Scott MendelsonRemember everyone: only about 2% of pledged delegates have been chosen so far. 2%!
Retweeted by Scott MendelsonBREAKING: Harvey Weinstein convicted on 2 out of 5 counts - criminal sexual act in the 1st degree and rape in the 3rd degree
Retweeted by Scott MendelsonEveryone keeps talking about JURASSIC WORLD 3 like it's AVENGERS ENDGAME, but it's really FAST FIVE. https://t.co/dYGAnjdqpx @OeneK @Forbes Not sure, since he hasn't directed anything other than GotG movies since 2011. @EDouglasWW THE KITCHEN deserved so much better... :-/ @EDouglasWW INVISIBLE MAN better f***ing open big this weekend!! I wrote that review for today before double-checki… https://t.co/9S5x80NEvs @EDouglasWW @Forbes This started as a few paragraphs in yesterday's box office report and became "Fine, this can be it's own post."Disappointing #BoxOffice For #BirdsOfPrey Is Very Bad News For #TheSuicideSquad But Potentially Perfectly Okay News… https://t.co/YzRkBrMWieMy god... https://t.co/k707wTWjuW @AlexanderLoucks That's up there too. @DanielWBaldwin @filmnerdjamie Uhhh... who wants to tell him?The opening credits of TITANIC - The haunting stock footage (?) of the people waving goodbye to and from the ship t… https://t.co/Ga90R40g6u @RussellHFilm Spoiler - It fucking rips.It finally happened! The flight attendant asked "is there a doctor on this flight?" and I leapt up and said yes! D… https://t.co/bZEf0mSbld
Retweeted by Scott Mendelson @AmandaRTubbs This deserved more love...That's $72 a month which isn't insane for a specific favorite food. I filled up the family van, an almost weekly ex… https://t.co/VNqJwFWvu9 @atomicwick I know I'm just being obnoxious. @BLCAgnew @TheTrueBrendanF Uh... (pulls out phone and preemptively dials 9-1...) @atomicwick Alas... https://t.co/nMJS7qjCAw @BLCAgnew @TheTrueBrendanF Can you call it a marathon if you only have time for one movie?[blind date] HER: I'm a ghost writer ME {trying not to look too scared}: When did you die?
Retweeted by Scott MendelsonI'd have to double-check if it was cinematic enough to justify a movie, but the battle between CHUCK E CHEESE and S… https://t.co/wrayIhL3ZM @delphi_101 No judgment. If I can convince my 12-year-old to see it with me (she's old enough to handle it but gene… https://t.co/LdfE081SHd @mattzollerseitz I saw PSYCHO when I was 11. I knew the shower scene but somehow, during its 109-minute running tim… https://t.co/AXWtvteRZC @nberlat Going off memory, but Universal was still making INVISIBLE MAN movies as recently as 1992 (MEMOIRS) and th… https://t.co/2sPXI7RTFn @stevensantos https://t.co/Lr57I9xqJZ @nberlat Yup. Part of that was due to (mostly) being stuck in the lab due to not having the outright rights to HG W… https://t.co/ihgWumKKZQI’m voting for Elizabeth Warren in the California primary. https://t.co/YY3KdWFOQ7Senator @ewarren is out there with her heel on banks’ necks, kidney-punching insurance companies, and we just watch… https://t.co/fzlkFUcwaK
Retweeted by Scott Mendelson @ScottWamplerBMD That, or a plea to let New York, Texas and California go first. @BrettRedacted Fun drinking game - drink every time someone says "bone collector," and then die of alcohol poisonin… https://t.co/J8Uut5jjK4It's kinda horrifying that the massively dissected early presidential primaries are decided in states with a voter… https://t.co/kyQG7WKIQd @MoviesSilently I read your tweet before I read the "gimmick," so I was very confused. But now... https://t.co/3ggy2We7C8THREAD -- A lot of us saw our hopes for a strong, competent woman president dashed in 2016 and we still have PTSD.… https://t.co/4sB1g2Fjz5
Retweeted by Scott Mendelson @Ryan13C I wish I liked HULK more, but it's the far superior picture of the two.
2/24
2020
Everybody loves Raymond yet everybody hates Chris hmmm very telling my brothers https://t.co/AQKo3pAJrM
Retweeted by Scott Mendelson @TheChewDefense @BittrScrptReadr @willdj @MuseZack Yup since it's a loose remake and a throwback to the late Connery/early Moore era. @willdj @BittrScrptReadr @MuseZack It's not my favorite but I've long considered TSWLM as the defining 007 movie. I… https://t.co/g0FigGz0FXThe struggle... https://t.co/Hb25SDiQuJSeeing a Bloomberg commercial after that debate is like when they run a trailer for a movie after it already bombed
Retweeted by Scott MendelsonOnce Quentin Tarantino finds out how much babies cost in those first few years, we're definitely getting a Tarantin… https://t.co/eXPVgGXpxM
Retweeted by Scott MendelsonThis is correct. It's my favorite "ventriloquist horror flick." https://t.co/99GjF6Zkf5We’re looking at history and working to make it again. We need #PresidentElizabethWarren. Let’s make it happen!… https://t.co/DTaPV15kFj
Retweeted by Scott Mendelson @stevensantos I watched it with the wife (she had never seen it) last night for the first time since theaters. My i… https://t.co/FEhUgQWiKe @dxsloparr The good news is that they finally got one right. INVISIBLE MAN is their best "classic monster movie" si… https://t.co/XVu4J1bj7TMe looking over at my friend’s ex after I just shit talked him: https://t.co/mJkbtvKKVR
Retweeted by Scott MendelsonNew CBS/YouGov national poll just out: Sanders 28% Warren 19% Biden 17% Bloomberg 13% Buttigieg 10% Klobuchar 5% Steyer 2% Gabbard 1%
Retweeted by Scott MendelsonI will never not be amused that Universal (and/or friends) spent $130 million on Ang Lee's HULK which (fair or not)… https://t.co/bQbcOJL4Fz @schemaly Am actually more annoyed at the opening "Pixar only makes sequels now!" thing, as if we didn't two origin… https://t.co/Sly96uqQrl @schemaly The actual headline is "FROZEN With Boys," which (quality aside) isn't that far off. I wonder if the head… https://t.co/WQLFT6heih
2/23
2020

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