The summer box office is heating up, thanks to Disney.

The company broke the all-time record for a single studio, raking in a stunning $7.7 billion before August. With “Avengers: Endgame” surpassing “Avatar” as the biggest movie in history and classic reboots like “The Lion King” and “Aladdin” raking in billions, Disney holds most of the top movies of the year.

Variety senior correspondent Elizabeth Wagmeister sits down with box office reporter Rebecca Rubin to discuss how Disney’s dominance impacts the state of the box office — plus, how will Disney follow up in 2020?

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