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The Tom Cruise Streaming Strategy

The Tom Cruise Streaming Strategy

The Powers That Be: Daily - May 27, 2022 - 19:19

Matt Belloni joins Peter to explain how Top Gun: Maverick wended its way through development to likely become Tom Cruise’s first—yes, first—$100 million opening weekend. Then Alex Bigler, Puck’s favorite marketing executive, offers some feedback from our community about Peter and unknown facts about Teddy.

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