The film industry | The lesson of King Kong | Economist.comThe film industry | The lesson of King Kong | Economist.com
1. This is the first time I have heard Peter Jackson described as "compact". He really is incredibly compact now, but not back in the Lord of the Rings days! More power to him, it's my turn next ;)
2. The biggest take-out of this article is that Hollywood is spending more on individual movies rather than making more movies. Whether this is smart is another thing... is this a war of attrition, where they have to spend that much? It sure doesn't sound like good business - putting all your eggs in one basket.