TITLE

F/x weigh heavily on tentpole bloat

AUTHOR(S)
Zeitchik, Steven
PUB. DATE
May 2006
SOURCE
Daily Variety;5/15/2006, Vol. 291 Issue 31, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the increasing cost of motion pictures due to its dependence on special effects which is an integral component in film production in the U.S. The film include "Spiderman 3," "Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl," and "King Kong." The author points out that its difficult to withheld any information regarding the total cost in film production. The author assumed that the greater access to money for multimillion-dollar film budget also increases chances of having mediocre films.
ACCESSION #
20902133

 

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