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The Logic of Investing in the Movies

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The Logic of Investing in the Movies

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Star Wars: Revenge of the Sith opened this week. So what does a blockbuster mean to a studio's bottom line? What types of movies have made for the best investments? Why not charge different ticket prices for different movies? Fool Radio economics contributor Charlie Wheelan talks money, movies and the business of the box office.