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I saw this quote on Modern Marvels, a History Channel show, today from Twentieth Century Fox’s movie executive Darryl Zanuck who predicted in 1946 that TV wouldn’t last six months after its introduction.

“People will get tired of staring at a plywood box every night” he said.

I’m happy to see that the movie industry was just as forward thinking 60 years ago as they are today. Way to embrace new technology and use it expand your business and your relationship with customers. Can you imagine if they movie industry never embraced TV? Few if any movies would ever make a profit.

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