Finding Dory

David Chen, Jeff Cannata, Peter Sciretta, and Germain Lussier reconvene to discuss the results of their 2016 box office summer movie wager results. Did Peter take it all by betting his money on Finding Dory over Captain America: Civil War? Below, you’ll find the actual box office rankings for this summer, as well as Dave, Jeff, Peter, and Germain’s original rankings. Hit the jump to download and listen to the podcast.

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Actual Top 10 list for summer 2015:

1. Finding Dory
2. Captain America: Civil War
3. The Secret Life of Pets
4. Suicide Squad
5. Jason Bourne
6. X-Men: Apocalypse
7. Star Trek Beyond
8. Central Intelligence
9. Ghostbusters
10. The Legend of Tarzan

2016 Summer Movie Wager Scoring:

  • Getting number 1 or number 10 dead-on gets you 13 points (each).

The rest of the scoring goes like this:

  • 10 points for numbers 2-9 dead-on
  • 7 points if your pick was only one spot away from where it ended up
  • 5 points if it was two spots away
  • 3 points if your pick is anywhere in the Top 10
  • 1 point for each dark horse that makes it into the Top 10

The scoring is tabulated so that you get the SINGLE HIGHEST point value for each pick- that is, if you get number ten right, you don’t get 13+3, you only get 13.

Peter Sciretta’s List:

  1. Finding Dory
  2. Captain America: Civil War
  3. Suicide Squad
  4. Independence Day: Resurgence
  5. X-Men: Apocalypse
  6. Ghostbusters
  7. The Secret Life of Pets
  8. Star Trek Beyond
  9. Alice Through the Looking Glass
  10. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows

Wildcards

  • Ice Age: Collision Course
  • Neighbors 2
  • Warcraft

David Chen’s List

  1. Captain America: Civil War
  2. Finding Dory
  3. Secret Life of Pets
  4. Suicide Squad
  5. X-Men Apocalypse
  6. Star Trek Beyond
  7. Jason Bourne
  8. Ghostbusters
  9. Independence Day: Resurgence
  10. Ice Age: Collision Course
Wild Cards:
  • BFG
  • Warcraft
  • Tarzan

Germain Lussier’s List:

  1. Captain America Civil War
  2. Finding Dory
  3. Independence day
  4. Secret Life Pets
  5. X-men
  6. Alice
  7. Central Intelligence
  8. Ghostbusters
  9. Suicide Squad
  10. Star Trek Beyond

Wildcards

  • Neighbors 2
  • Ninja Turtles 2
  • Conjuring 2

Jeff Cannata’s List:

  1. Civil War
  2. Finding Dory
  3. Ice Age
  4. Xmen Apocalypse
  5. Independence Day
  6. TMNT
  7. Jason Bourne
  8. Star Trek
  9. ghostbusters
  10. Suicide Squad

Wildcards

  • Neighbors 2
  • Central Intelligence
  • Pete’s Dragon

Devindra Hardawar’s List:

  1. Captain America Civil War
  2. Suicide Squad
  3. The Angry Birds Movie
  4. X-Men Apocalypse
  5. The Secret Life of Pets
  6. Finding Dory
  7. Jason Bourne
  8. Star Trek Beyond
  9. Independence Day Resurgence
  10. Ghostbusters

Wildcards

  • Central Intelligence
  • The BFG
  • Free State of Jones
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