Brett Gold

Brett Gold

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Recent articles

Should Hollywood Be Afraid of Horror Movies?

Executives were hoping Universal's 'The Purge: Anarchy' would help turn the tide for horror films. Now it's clearer than ever that horror films are no longer as solid an investment as they once were, and that's making Hollywood studios nervous.





Why ‘Game of Thrones’ Means So Much to HBO

'Game of Thrones' has continued to be a good luck charm for HBO during its fourth year and as tonight's season finale nears it's interesting to look at the reasons executives have to be happy to be playing host to this particular 'Game."



Is Tom Cruise Still a Bankable Actor?

Tom Cruise has always been a box office presence, but after some negative turns in the spotlight many wonder if his days of profitability are done. Yet even despite 'Edge of Tomorrow' not performing as well as hoped, the actor may still be in a good earning position.








Is Universal Positioned to Crush the 2014 Summer Movie Season?

Universal had a banner first quarter at the box office and is looking to carry that success into the summer with films including 'A Million Ways to Die in The West,' 'Neighbors,' and 'Get On Up.' But can it top other slates full of sequels?



What TV Networks Should Learn from ‘Revolution’s' Cancellation

The cancellation of NBC’s ‘Revolution’ was expected, but still an unfortunate end to what was once a promising series. But its early exit doesn’t have to be in vain. Its preventable downfall could teach networks a thing or two about how to nurture a hit.