Ryan and Watson’s Summer 2019 Rotten Tomatoes Bet

While drinking Jenny recommended “Bubble Tea”, Ryan and Watson went full on numbers geek out.  After Watson DOMINATED* the holiday challenge, Ryan squeaked out a close win in the Spring. But enough about that dreadful Bubble Tea, the numbers geeks placed a lunch bet on a new slate of Rotten Tomato predictions for the Summer.

Who will win?  Who will lose?

Watson and Ryan, respectively.

But let’s put down the movies anyway…

Movie: Detective Pikachu

Line:  59.5%

Prediction:  Ryan takes Over

Comps:  Pokemon Movie 2000 (19%), Teen Titan Go to the Movie (91%), The Smurfs (22%)

Winner:

 

Movie: John Wick 3

Line:  84.5%

Prediction: Ryan takes Over

Comps:  John Wick (87%), John Wick 2 (89%), Taken 3 (12%)

Winner:

 

Movie: Aladdin

Line:  84.5%

Prediction: Ryan takes Under

Comps:  Aladdin 1992 (94%), Dumbo 2019 (47%); plus the ones from Lion King

Winner:

 

Movie: Godzilla: King of Monsters

Line:  67.5%

Prediction:  Watson takes Under

Comps:  Skull Island (75%), Godzilla (16%), Krampus (67%), Trick ‘r Treat (83%)

Winner:

 

Movie: Rocketman

Line:  59.5%

Prediction: Ryan takes Under and Elton John is not interesting

Comps:  Bohemian Rhapsody (61%), Straight Outta Compton (88%), The Dirt (39%)

Winner:

 

Movie: Dark Phoenix

Line: 49.5%

Prediction:  Watson takes Under

Comps: Apocalypse (47%), DoFP (90%), First Class (86%)

Winner:

 

Movie: Men in Black: International

Line:  74.5%

Prediction:  Watson takes Under

Comps:  MIB (92%), MIB2 (39%), MIB3 (68%)

Winner:

 

Movie: Toy Story 4

Line:  91.5%

Prediction: Ryan takes Over

Comps:  Toy Story (100%), Toy Story 2 (100%), Toy Story 3 (98%)

Winner:

 

Movie: Spider-Man:  Far From Home

Line:  89.5%

Prediction: Ryan takes Over

Comps:  Captain America: Civil War (91%), Spider-Man: Homecoming (92%), Infinity War (85%), Endgame (96%)

Winner:

 

Movie: Lion King

Line:  93.5%

Prediction: Ryan takes Under

Comps:  Lion King 1994 (93%), Jungle Book 1967 (87%), Jungle Book 2016 (95%) Beauty and the Beast 1991 (94%), Beauty and the Beast 2017 (71%)

Winner:

 

Movie: Once Upon a Time in Hollywood

Line:  84.5%

Prediction:  Watson takes Under

Comps:  Hateful Eight (74%), Django Unchained (86%), Inglorious Basterd (88%), Kill Bills (84%)

Winner:

 

Movie: Hobbes and Shaw

Line:  69.5%

Prediction:  Watson takes Under

Comps:  F6 (67%), F7 (81%), F6 (70%), F5 (77%)

Winner:

Movie: Artemis Fowl

Line:  64.5%

Prediction:  Watson takes Under

Comps:  All is True (75%), Murder on the Orient Express (59%), Cinderella (84%), Thor (77%)

Winner:

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