Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
The Movie and Video Production industry has managed to weather recession-related challenges over the past five years. Although aggressive implementation of 3-D technology helped boost industry revenue, overall growth has declined due to the increasing availability of cheap or free digital access to movies. Over the next five years, online revenue will play a growing role in industry success as consumers continue to switch to digital media. In addition, growth in disposable income will boost consumer spending across categories, contributing to higher production revenue... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Products Chapter
Action and adventure films
Over the past five years, the variety of movies has converged to fewer genres. In particular, adventure movies, which are often based in exotic locations, have risen in popularity to account for an estimated 29.7% of industry revenue in 2014. Action movies also became more popular, making up about 16.9% of revenue in 2014. Action movies commonly place characters into a series of challenges that focus on physical feats, extended fights and frenetic chases rather than focusing on character development.
Altogether, such movies became more popular during the past five years with popular franchise releases like The Dark Knight and The Dark Knight Rises, The Avengers, The Amazing Spider-Man and Men in Black 3... purchase to read more