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The Morning Read: Studios Acting Like Indies, Batman’s Logo and God in ‘Gravity’

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To Fix Hollywood, Studios Need to Act Like Indies” — Producer Gavin Polone (Zombieland, Panic Room) knocks it out of the park comparing two similar mystery films to show the disparity between a streamlined budget and one that’s bloated with waste.

Finding God in Gravity: A Plea for Science in the Face of Creationism” — Matt Patches at Film.com explores the obvious rebirth metaphors in the film and the not-so-obvious spiritual complements.

How the 1989 Batman logo helped set the course for superhero movies” — Noel Murray at The Dissolve discusses how a symbol gave hope to cynical fans and a pile of cash that producers didn’t set ablaze.

A veteran of writing about movies for nearly a decade, Scott Beggs has been the Managing Editor of Film School Rejects since 2009. Despite speculation, he is not actually Walter Mathau's grandson. See? He can't even spell his name right.

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