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The Success and Failure of Shared Franchises

By: Brandon T. McClure Last week Marvel Studios released Avengers: Endgame, the culmination of an unprecedented 22 movie arc that paid off with the largest opening weekend box office gross of all time. By the end of the films first five days, it had grossed $1.2 billion world-wide and, as of the end of April, …

April: Favorite Work

By: Nicole Woods, President What makes up the perfect movie night to you?   View this post on Instagram   A post shared by Escape Room (@escaperoom) on Apr 20, 2019 at 1:33pm PDT   2. We dove into custom illustrations and graphics for Miss Bala.   View this post on Instagram   A post …

The Missing Link to Laika Films

By: Brandon T. McClure Outside of few exceptions, stop motion animation has gone out of favor with the general movie going audience. Hollywood studios rarely want to invest the time and money on projects that won’t yield a high reward. But there’s one studio that is trying to bring the magic and beauty of the …

The DOJ Makes a Move On the Academy

By: Brandon T. McClure Director Steven Spielberg made headlines recently when it was announced that he would approach the board of governors for a change in the rules for which films could qualify for the Best Picture category at the Academy Awards. Currently the rule is that any film that plays for one week in …

Why Custom Content?

Overwhelmed by the volume of content on social media? It is a serious issue for anyone trying to market successfully through these platforms. One shocking statistic is that 95 MILLION photos and videos are shared on Instagram every day. Moreover, there are 25 MILLION business profiles worldwide actively using Instagram. That’s why custom content is …

Disney+ Will Make All Your Streams Come True

By: Brandon T. McClure Last year, Disney announced plans to launch a new Streaming service called Disney Plus or Disney+. Details at the time were sparse but things started to trickle out into the news circuit. Disney had announced plans for new programming, based on Star Wars, Monsters Inc., High School Musical and Marvel as …

Apple Joins the Streaming Age

By: Brandon T. McClure Apple is about to join the streaming game. Last week Apple unveiled Apple TV+, a new home for original content. This has been a long time coming for the tech giant as they have been accumulating original shows from top creators for some time now. Everyone from Sam Raimi to Steven …

March: Favorite Work

In March, we got to launch the re-release of Cruel Intentions!   View this post on Instagram   A post shared by Cruel Intentions (@cruelintentionsmovie) on Mar 14, 2019 at 5:43pm PDT   2. We just had too much fun with the movie!   View this post on Instagram   A post shared by Cruel …