Lecture 11 - 11/03/09 Lecture 11 Major Players Financier...

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11/03/09 Lecture 11 Major Players Financier Distributer “Studio” o Since 1980s have allowed themselves to be acquired by global entertainment conglomerates Investments are too substantial o Lions Gate has continued to finance and distribute on their own NBC Universal Parent Company: General Electric Involves USA, theme parks, Focus Warner Brothers Parent Company: Time Warner “used to be called AOL Time Warner” Involves Time Incorporated “Time Magazine, People” Among its holdings is the Ted Turner holdings o Controls all Turner movies “MGM Library” New Line is part of Warner Brothers, Picture House, Warner Independent Owns HBO Disney Only studio that has no allowed itself to be acquired They acquired ABC and ESPN Disney under new management last 7-10 years purchased Pixar Distribute DreamWorks and “New” Miramax
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Late 30s First to do sound track albums First to build a theme park 1955 First to create a chain of retail stores They built cruise ships and bought an Island in Bermuda Paramount (?) Parent Company: Viacom
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This note was uploaded on 01/10/2010 for the course MATH 215 taught by Professor Orrwel during the Fall '08 term at Alabama State University.

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