TITLE

Pic profits defy all the prophets in 2000

AUTHOR(S)
Smith, Roger
PUB. DATE
January 2001
SOURCE
Daily Variety;01/04/2001, Vol. 270 Issue 23, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents news items related to show business in the United States as of January 4, 2001. Decline in the profitability of motion picture companies in 2000; Expansion of the market for motion pictures; Recovery of MGM Distribution Co. from its mismanagement problems.
ACCESSION #
3971125

 

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