Monthly Archive: October 2006

Ideas on the future of film distribution

In a Variety article today, George Lucas threw us the shocker of all shockers: That Lucasfilm Ltd is getting out of the movie business. Sort of. Basically, he’s saying that studios that spend $200 million on huge, "tent-pole" franchises are barking up the wrong tree. For the same amount of money, one could make "50-60 […]