A little writing music

April 3rd, 2016 | by | filmmaking, movies

Apr
03

This is the soundtrack for Bull, an independent feature I wrote and directed once upon a time. I also did the music and, since it was just sitting around on a hard drive and it occurred to me that a soundtrack isn’t much good if it isn’t getting listened to, here it is in case anyone is interested in doing that. It might (might!) actually make for half-decent background writing music. Or something.

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Why your movie theater is going out of business

April 27th, 2012 | by | movies

Apr
27

Granted, there aren’t as many bankruptcies in the industry as there were in the going-bust heyday of ten years ago or so — there just aren’t as many theater chains left — but those that are still standing are, well…they’re surely wondering just how the hell they’re going to stay in business for the long run, even with huge crowds still packing in to see the latest blockbusters, of which, these days, a new one seems to open every weekend.

I’m going to tell you why they’re not:

Movie theater chains are going out of business because they’re no longer any good at what they’re supposed to be in business doing.

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