While everyone pretends to care, very little has changed.
Universal basically had found the golden ticket and was ready to make the most of it.
To understand why the shocking story is making so many headlines, it’s first important to get a good notion of what Weinstein’s status and level of influence is (was) in Hollywood.
They’re not everybody’s cup of tea, yet horror movies seem to constantly be sought after. A not so curious phenomenon that can, in fact, be traced back to the early age of cinema. But why, if we focus on the emotions (fear, despair, and sometimes even disgust) this type of films trigger, do they still arouse a desire in individuals to pay to see them in theater?