Movie credits today go on for 10 minutes

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    even for Citizen Kane, Casablanca and Gone With The Wind - they were rarely over 2 minutes

    They tthank everybody today it seems
     
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    If you worked on a movie wouldn't you want a mention? :eusa_think: Besides, theres a lot more technical work that goes into movies now.
     
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    Cut to the chase and the movie.
     
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    I noticed that myself. I guess instead of paying the help as much as the "stars" Hollywood gives everyone star billing.
     
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    Big video games are the same way, thousands of people are named in the credits. Video games use to not even have credits.
     
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    Big studios ran the show back then. They answered to nobody and could do what they wanted.

    Notice there were way fewer Academy Award categories back then as well.
     
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    do we need to know who the caterers are??????????????????????????????/
     
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    So don't watch.
     
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    I don't.

    Mainly stick to TCM.
     
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