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LA Times says Hollywood will take hit from recession

The Los Angeles Times reports that already consumers are cutting back on their cable, DVD rentals and trips to the movie theater. Instead, audiences are cutting corners by relying on internet streaming. What this means for already dismal documentary box office numbers remains to be seen.
October 29, 2008

The Los Angeles Times reports that already consumers are cutting back on their cable, DVD rentals and trips to the movie theater. Instead, audiences are cutting corners by relying on internet streaming. What this means for already dismal documentary box office numbers remains to be seen.

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Barry Walsh is editor and content director for realscreen, and has served as editor of the publication since 2009. With a career in entertainment media that spans two decades, prior to realscreen, he held the associate editor post for now defunct sister publication Boards, which focused on the advertising and commercial production industries. Before Boards, he served as editor of Canadian Music Network, a weekly music industry trade, and as music editor for HMV.com. As content director, he also oversees the development of content for the brand's market-leading events, the Realscreen Summit and Realscreen West, as well as new content initiatives.

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