The Powers That Be: Daily

Hollywood’s ‘Oppenheimer’ vs ‘Barbie’ Smackdown

Hollywood’s ‘Oppenheimer’ vs ‘Barbie’ Smackdown

The Powers That Be: Daily - June 14, 2023 - 19:31

Matt Belloni joins Peter to discuss whether a string of wannabe blockbusters can revive the summer box office, and if R-rated sex comedies are due for a comeback. Then they get into Tom Cruise’s furious campaign to muscle out Christopher Nolan and Greta Gerwig in the battle for the big screen.

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