A completely revised model of the nicely-favored info to Hollywood funds, updated to reflect even newer films and tendencies
In a Freakonomics-meets-Hollywood saga, veteran investigative reporter Edward Jay Epstein goes undercover to find Hollywood’s “invisible money machine,” probing the dazzlingly troublesome funds behind the hits and flops, whereas he options a surprisingly troublesome question: How do the studiosmake their money?
We moreover research:
+ How and why the studios harvest silver from earlier film prints …
+ Why stars do—or don’t do—their very personal stunts …
+ The approach ahead for Netflix: Why the “subsequent large issue” now seems in such deep problem…
+ What it costs to insure Nicole Kidman’s correct knee…
+ How Hollywood manipulates Wall Street: along with the story of the acquisition of MGM… whereby a consortium of banks and hedge funds misplaced some $5 billion… whereas Hollywood made tens of hundreds of thousands.
+ Why Arnold Schwarzenegger is taken under consideration a contract genius…
+ The future of nice fare: How HBO, AMC, and Showtime have found strategies to make money provide grownup drama, whereas the Hollywood studios favor to cater to teen audiences.
+ Why Lara Croft: Tomb Raider is taken under consideration a “masterpiece” of financing …
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- File Size: 5120 KB
- Print Length: 240 pages
- Publisher: Melville House; Reprint edition (January 24, 2012)
- Publication Date: January 24, 2012
- Sold by: Penguin Random House Publisher Services
- Language: English
- ASIN: B004ZZP5QA
- Text-to-Speech: Enabled
- X-Ray: Not Enabled
- Word Wise: Enabled
- Lending: Not Enabled
- Screen Reader: Supported
- Enhanced Typesetting: Enabled