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by M.G. Siegler


Where Amazon Is Failing to Dominate: Hollywood

It feels like all we ever hear about is how Netflix and Amazon are kicking ass and taking names in Hollywood. Not so fast, according to this report on Amazon's efforts by Ben Fritz and Joe Flint. The marching orders are clear: quit dicking around; Bezos wants nothing less than his own Game of Thrones

One crazy aside about Thrones that I read recently: as many as 90 percent of HBO subscribers watch the show. That is truly insane. And potentially problematic when the show ends next year (or in 2019, if the final season is delayed until then). Such are the problems Amazon would love to have...


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