The Skinny: Boy did 5773 just fly by or what? Yes, I had to look that one up. Summer may be ending but much of the industry seems to still be on vacation. It is a pretty light edition Wednesday. We've got more analysis of the
Daily Dose: With
Dinosaur power. In the age of cable,
Putting out the fires. Fireman's Fund Insurance Co. has been Hollywood's go-to insurer since before movies had sound. The Novato, Calif. company is celebrating more than 100 years of making it easier for producers, directors and bean counters to sleep at night. The Los Angeles Times on Fireman's Fund.
Toronto time. The Toronto Film Festival is getting underway. It's another sign that summer explosion season is over and hopefully a return to more thoughtful movies is coming as we enter the fall and later awards season. USA Today with a preview.
Drama drought? With Netflix and cable networks such as HBO, FX and
Get over it. The news that
Inside the Los Angeles Times:
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