Tag Archives: hollywood

Film Surf Report: Jurassic World Unleashes Hollywood’s Sequel Monster As Sequels & Super Heroes On Tap For Next Five Years

   Santa Monica, CA — The record haul for the worldwide opening for Jurassic World sent ripples through Hollywood this week:  Sequels. Sequels. Sequels. The big studios are in the Event Movie business, and those Jurassic-type films are exactly what … Continue reading

Posted in Film Surf Report | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

TV Pilot Season 2015: Networks Re-Boot Old Series As Audiences Give This Season’s New Series The Boot

            Santa Monica, CA —  I both love and hate the idea of re-booting an old series.  It’s a worthy strategy, though, and one the studios and networks pursue annually with a high failure rate.  There are lots … Continue reading

Posted in 2015 Pilot Season Trends | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment