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Unformatted text preview: directed the film. The budget was $12 million to make and it took 159 days to shoot in entirety. • More money is made today from DVD and VCR sales than from the actual movie theatres. • The American Film Industry dominates the world’s movies scene. 80% of the world’s movie revenue is collected by the U.S. • India also produces the most movies of any country in the world, which is around 800 per year. • 6 main studios that make 90% of the money from movies: Paramount, Sony, Warner Bros, Disney, 20 th Century Fox, and Universal • Most movie theatres are owned by the large, corporate chains like AMC • Studios are increasingly gaining control of preproduction, production, and distribution of movies today • 36,000 theatres are open in the United States today...
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