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You spoke, studios listened.
Via BBC News:
Disney axes 650 global film jobs
US entertainment giant Disney is to cut 650 jobs worldwide as part of plans to produce fewer adult-oriented films and concentrate on family blockbusters.
"Touchstone releases do not match Disney films' profits or provide the same marketing tie-ins, the company said.
The Pirates of the Caribbean sequel has been a huge success for Disney.
A hit like Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest can spawn other products including video games and action figures.
'When we do it right, not only do moviegoers of all ages benefit from the finest in quality entertainment, but it lifts the entire company as well,' Walt Disney Studios chairman Dick Cook said.”
Or, at least, they think you were speaking to them.
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