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Drawing from a variety of experts in an industry that has seen major technological advances since the second edition, andlt;Iandgt;The Movie Business Book, Third Edition,andlt;/Iandgt; 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 andlt;Iandgt;Movie Business Book.andlt;/Iandgt;

Synopsis:

The revised and updated third edition of an industry classic features 50 percent new material and 25 percent revised. "Every facet of moviemaking is expertly discussed."--"American Cinematographer." Charts & graphs throughout.

Synopsis:

The revised and updated third edition of the industry classic - from the front lines of Hollywood and beyond. This edition goes beyond motion pictures to the broader world of entertainment for the first time and looks at sequels, spin-ofs, soundtracks, video games, comics and television shows as well.

Table of Contents

Contents

Thank-Yous

Preface

Introduction

I. The Creators

The Producer

by David Puttnam

The Director

by Sydney Pollack

My Movies: The Collision of Art and Money

by Mel Brooks

The Independent Filmmaker

by Henry Jaglom

II. The Property

The Screenwriter

by William Goldman

The Literary Agent

by Lee G. Rosenberg

The Story Editor

by Romy Kaufman

Exploiting Book-Publishing Rights

by Roberta Kent and Joel Gotler

III. The Money

Movies, Money and Madness

by Peter J. Dekom

Elements of Feature Financing

by Norman H. Garey

Venture-Capital Strategy and the FilmDallas Model

by Sam L Grogg

Analyzing Movie Companies

by Harold L. Vogel

IV. The Management

A Chairman's View

by Tom Rothman

Management: New Rules of the Game

by Richard Lederer

The Film Company as Financier-Distributor

by David V. Picker

The Independent Spirit

by Barbara Boyle

V. The Deal
The Entertainment Lawyer

by Norman H. Garey

Business Affairs

by Stephen M. Kravit

The Finishing Touch: The Completion Guarantee

by Norman G. Rudman and Lionel A. Ephraim

The Talent Agent

by Jessica Tuchinsky

VI. Production

Production Management

by Michael Grillo

Charlie's Angels: Production Paperwork

by Christina Fong

Movies for Television

by Lindy DeKoven

VII. Marketing

Motion Picture Marketing

by Robert G. Friedman

Market Research

by Kevin Yoder

Film Festivals and Markets

by Steve Montal

VIII. The Revenue Streams

The Revenue Streams: An Overview

by Steven E. Blume

IX. Theatrical Distribution

Theatrical Distribution

by Daniel R. Fellman

Independent Distribution

by Bob Berney

X. Theatrical Exhibition

The Exhibition Business

by Shari E. Redstone

The Independent Exhibitor

by Robert Laemmle

XI. Home Video

Home Video Business

by Benjamin S. Feingold

The Video Retailer

by Paul Sweeting

Made-for-Video Movies

by Louis A. Feola

XII. Consumer Products

Consumer Products

by Al Ovadia

XIII. International

The Global Markets

by Rob Aft

Overseas Tax Incentives and Government Subsidies

by Steven Gerse

XIV. The Future

Entertainment Technologies: Past, Present and Future

by Dan Ochiva

Index

Product Details

ISBN:
9780743219372
Editor:
Squire, Jason E.
Publisher:
Touchstone Books
Editor:
Squire, Jason E.
Author:
quire
Author:
Jason E. S
Author:
Squire, Jason E.
Location:
New York
Subject:
United states
Subject:
Film - Reference
Subject:
Telecommunications
Subject:
Motion picture industry
Subject:
Industries - Media & Communications Industries
Subject:
General Performing Arts
Subject:
Motion picture industry -- United States.
Subject:
Business Communication
Copyright:
Edition Number:
3
Edition Description:
B102
Series:
Movie Business Book
Series Volume:
30
Publication Date:
July 2004
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
charts andamp; graphs throughout
Pages:
576
Dimensions:
9.25 x 6.12 in 25.235 oz

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