Larry Ellison, the billionaire founder of Oracle Corp., built one of the biggest companies in the technology industry, but his influence hasn't stopped there. He's also, indirectly, a major influence in Hollywood.
Ranked by Forbes as the world's fifth-richest person, Ellison could be described as the real-life version of a billionaire in a superhero movie.
Since founding his software giant in the 1970s, he's drawn attention for his enthusiasm for yachting and Malibu real estate and Hawaiian islands. As for the film industry itself, he's done a cameo and founded a documentary film festival.
Then, of course, there are his two wealthy children, who have become prominent...