The discourse around Booksmart blew up on Twitter over the long weekend, but the film still disappointed at the box office. What, if anything, is there to make of the reaction (1:15)? Then we discuss the breakout movies from the Cannes Film Festival, the premiere of Quentin Tarantino’s Once Upon a Time ... in Hollywood, and early Oscar favorites (25:41).
‘Booksmart’ Bombed. Why Couldn’t the Internet Save It? Plus, the Oscar Favorites at the Cannes Film Festival.
The discourse around ‘Booksmart’ blew up on Twitter over the long weekend, but the film still disappointed at the box office
Damian Lillard didn’t get his way this summer. Nor has James Harden gotten his. What does that say about the NBA’s power dynamics? "Teams are taking back control," says one NBA executive.
Buffalo’s superstar quarterback was firing on all cylinders in the team’s win over the Dolphins, which reaffirmed the Bills’ position in the top tier of the AFC. Plus, the Eagles have issues, Lamar Jackson is quietly in peak form, Zach Wilson finally flashed potential, awards, and more.
Sheil and Ben break down the Eagles’ issues on both sides of the ball
Plus, Brian takes a moment to pay tribute to Tim Wakefield
Boston Gets Jrue Holiday, Zach Wilson’s Alive, Belichick’s in Trouble, Buffalo’s Cruising, and Week 5 Lines
Bill and Ryen evaluate the Blazers-Celtics trade and discuss its impact on the Eastern Conference, and Cousin Sal joins to break down all the Week 4 NFL games
Verno and KOC discuss how this trade will affect the Celtics, and KOC shares his experience at the U2 concert