Column by Steve Bennett
July 17, 2019
This week, Steve Bennett discusses SDCC Con Exclusives, brand oddities, and the marketing potential of dumpster fires.
Week of July 23, 2019
July 22, 2019
This week’s home entertainment offerings include three box office “bombs” that despite their financial failures, are definitely worth a look, plus a thought-provoking documentary about church and state in contemporary America, and a classic anime comedy produced by Kyoto Animation.
Benioff and Weiss To Concentrate on Netflix Projects
October 29, 2019
On the heels of the two coveted producers signing a $300 million exclusive mega-deal with Netflix.
Kodansha Adds Four Titles; 'One Piece' to End in Five Years
November 18, 2019
AnimeNYC brought a robust manga presence to the Javits Center, with announcements from most of the major publishers.
'Frozen II' Now Over $1 Billion
December 15, 2019
Sony’s threequel, Jumanji: The Next Level, easily topped the weekend box office with an estimated $60.1 million, which was enough to get the holiday season off and running, even though two other new wide releases, Clint Eastwood’s Richard Jewell and the slasher remake Black Christmas both struggled to find an audience.