The movie business book

Edited by Jason e. squire



A brand-new


is now available!

            Drawing from a variety of experts in an industry that has seen major disruptions and technology advancements since the third edition, The Movie Business Book offers a comprehensive, authoritative overview of this fascinating, global business.

        A must-read for film students and industry newcomers, this new edition features key movers and shakers, such as filmmaker-actor Jay Duplass, (The Puffy Chair, Cyrus), Marvel Studios President Kevin Feige, Walt Disney Studios Chairman Alan Horn, director Doug Liman (Edge of Tomorrow, Mr. and Mrs. Smith, Bourne Identity), National Amusements President Shari E. Redstone, Warner Bros. Pictures Worldwide Marketing Executive Vice President Blair Rich, and many others.

    A definitive sourcebook, it covers the nuts-and-bolts details about financing, revenue streams, marketing, globalization, micro-budgets and much more.

    Here’s a photo from the launch at Barnes & Noble at The Grove, Los Angeles:

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Top row:

Green Hasson Janks Accountants studio auditor Ilan Haimoff;

Film festival consultant Steve Montal;

UCLA Professor and Associate Dean, Entrepreneurship, Barbara Boyle;

Chairman of The Walt Disney Studios Alan Horn;

USC Associate Professor and MBB4 editor Jason E. Squire;

Gersh Agency Executive Vice President, Business Affairs, Stephen M. Kravit;

President, Warner Bros. Pictures Worldwide Marketing, Blair Rich;

President, Global Strategy & Business Affairs, RRKidz, Inc., Linda Benjamin

Bottom row:

Screen Engine/ASI Founder and CEO Kevin Goetz;

President, UniFi Completion Guarantors Steve Mangel;

Producer (including two Sundance 2016 premieres) Eric B. Fleischman.


©  2018  Jason E. Squire