Daily Podcast: Oscars Diversity Rules, Tenet, Mulan, Borat 2, Godfather 3, Mission Impossible 7 & The Batman

On the September 9, 2020 episode of /Film Daily, /Film editor-in-chief Peter Sciretta is joined by senior writer Ben Pearson and writers Hoai-Tran Bui and Chris Evangelista to talk about the latest film and tv news, including Tenet, Mulan, Borat 2, Godfather 3, The Oscars adds diversity rules, Mission Impossible 7, and The Batman.

In The News:

  • In retrospect with the little data we have, was it a good business decision for WB to release Tenet in theaters and Disney to put Mulan on PVOD?
  • Can any kind of alternate cut save Godfather 3?
  • Ben: More 'Borat 2' Plot Details Revealed: The Film Will Address Trump and Jeffrey Epstein's Relationship
  • Devil's advocate: will this force diversity in stories that don't "need it"
  • What do you think this stunt means for the film?
  • Why are we seeing so many actors getting covid when they are the ones protected the most on sets?
  • Who is in the right here?

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  • You can find more about all the stories we mentioned on today's show at slashfilm.com, and linked inside the show notes.
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