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The Business of Entertainment or Hollywood’s Spending Problem

By  Kristen Anderson May 27, 2015
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As we enter summer it is time for Hollywood to bring out some of the biggest movies of the year. The screens will be dominated by movies whose production budgets start north of $100 million and soar to $280 million for Avengers: Age of Ultron. These numbers do not include the estimated additional $100 million spent per movie for North American marketing plus another $100 million for international marketing. However, the returns can be just as staggering with early summer entrant Furious 7 taking in $1 billion in a record setting 17 days.

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Pizza’s Only a Tweet Away

By  Kristen Anderson May 15, 2015
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Dominos Pizza is rolling out a system to allow their customers to order a pizza by tweeting an emoji. The customers would fill out Twitter handle, pizza preference and other relevant details. Then when they tweet the emoji it’s captured and the order created and sent to the local Dominos.

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