A Content Bubble?

Marino, Jonathan
July 2009
Mergers & Acquisitions Report;7/6/2009, Vol. 22 Issue 27, p20
The article reveals the scarcity of funds available to support films. This lack of funding raises the possibility that films produced before the recession will be hit by the economic recession. France, Australia and Humboldt County, California have all experienced write-offs which could lead to weak valuations. Having a pessimistic view, MGM Studios has decided to hire banker Houlihan, Lokey, Howard & Zukin to help it evaluate potential alternatives.


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