Pundits predix

What will be the summer’s biggest winners, losers and shockers?

Times Staff Writer
Once again we ask our favorite movie pundits from across the web to weigh in on which movies will tank, which will blow box office records, and surprise us with their performance this summer.

Our experts are a varied bunch -- some report every twist and turn of movie fandom, others closely monitor the wide world of Indy filmmaking, still others are close watchers of the all important box office -- but all of them are experts on the nuance of films. They ought to be. Collectively this group has been in the trenches a long time.

So will "Hairspray" win or lose? Will "Pirates" beat "Spidey?" Does "Rush Hour 3" have a fighting chance in hell?

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