Whose movies have made the most money in Hollywood? Tom Hanks? Harrison Ford? Daniel Radcliffe? None of the above. The answer: you would never guess!
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Tagged actor, actress, bankability, bankable, blockbuster, box office, cameron diaz, cinematographer, commercial, composer, director, don burgess, eddie murphy, george lucas, gladiator, hans zimmer, harrison ford, hollywood, morgan freeman, movie gross, producer, samuel l jackson, steven spielberg, tom hanks |
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Some years ago an anecdote was related to me which really made the crazy economics of showbusiness come alive for me. It’s absurdity is quite beautiful and I thought I’d share it with readers of showbusinessinsights – and add research and detail.
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Tagged anecdotes, apocryphal, Barry Sonnenfeld, box office, cinema, contract, film, incompetent, insights, Men In Black, MIB, movie, negotiations, profit, salary, Tommy Lee Jones, too good to be true, Will Smith |