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An Ongoing War For Power

As we skim through the timeline of Hollywood, if anything we realize that the film industry is never stagnant. There are rapid rises and falls, profits and debts, successes and failures in any aspect of Hollywood. In the vertically integrated system, studios held substantial power, dictating the types of films that could go on screen, … Continue reading

The Power of Vertical Integration

Film studios began gaining power due to vertical integration by controlling the production of large quantities of films, distribution, and exhibition of films in almost every theater. Vertical integration was effective in that it helped give film studios control of every aspect of the studio by taking all the jobs and putting them under one … Continue reading