Hollywood's fistful of dollars

Bart, Peter
May 2006
Daily Variety;5/22/2006, Vol. 291 Issue 36, p4
Trade Publication
The article seeks to explain the reason for the recent surge of new capital into the U.S. motion picture industry amid reports that box office is declining. The author asserts that there is so much money around that top studio executives acknowledge they have no idea what to do with it. In addition, the author describes some of the downsides of the trend such as excessive production, confusion with talent deals and budget increases.


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