Today we talked about whether or not a studio needs to have a super hero film to succeed.
- Universal killed this summer with Jurassic World and Furious 7.
- Sometimes having a contract with Marvel forces studios to make movies that aren’t ready.
- If studios sold their rights back to Marvel, would it force them to make other kinds of movies?
- Do you consider a dinosaur to be a super hero?
Hey! I know that last one sounds silly, but someone said it, not me… :)
When Mike and I were discussing about the topic today, Mike wanted to do either: “The Golden Age of Television. Favorite Shows, Unique Channels, Pushing the Envelope, you tell me!” or “Does every Major Studio have a SuperHero? What Great Comics Are Left Un-Movie-fied?”
I’m always pro the comic book subjects, so I pushed for that one. Speaking of studios…
The chart of who owns what:
There are so many more things we spoke about. Check out the video if you have the time. Thank you all for all the questions! Tweet at me if you want to continue the conversation or you have ideas for tomorrow’s episode!
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