The Movie Business Book, Third Edition
Jason E. Squire
Simon and Schuster, Jun 29, 2004 - Business & Economics - 552 pages
Drawing from a variety of experts in an industry that has seen major technological advances since the second edition, The Movie Business Book, Third Edition, offers the most comprehensive, authoritative overview of this fascinating, global business. A must-read for industry newcomers, film students and movie buffs, this new edition features key movers and shakers, such as Tom Rothman, chairman of Fox Filmed Entertainment; Michael Grillo, head of Feature Film Production at DreamWorks SKG; Sydney Pollack; Mel Brooks; and many others. A definitive sourcebook, it covers nuts-and-bolts details about financing, revenue streams, marketing, DVDs, globalization, the Internet and new technologies. All of this -- and more -- is detailed in this new edition of the classic Movie Business Book.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - ebnelson - LibraryThing
My wife and I are movie fans...though not like those hard core guys who hang out at independent film festivals...and we love this book. It's a wonderful introduction to all the ins and outs of the ... Read full review
This book is pretty cool. As fast as things are changing, it will be out of date pretty soon in some aspects, but I can assure you that, having taken classes at USC from Squire, he is top notch in his field and is someone to keep an eye on for future editions.
This book fits in well in anyone's studious library and is unique in its contents and the information cannot be easily found elsewhere.
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