Originally Posted by Chewy
I think that's the wrong question. In my mind the question would be, what happens to an independent studio when a budget gets out of control and then a movie underperforms slightly, vs when the same happens under a huge blanket company like Disney.
I think the fear of a total studio collapse is basically gone under the Disney banner, especially if Avengers gets close to/surpasses a billion $.
That's the glass is half full way of looking at it -- I'm a glass half empty kind of a guy
Ultimately, it never hurts to have a billion dollar corporation behind you.