The 67 Most Influential Films Ever Made (67 movies items)
"Influential, How? The cinema of synergy.
Tim Burton’s Batman was no mere movie. It was a lunchbox, a book, a comic book, two soundtracks, a toy town…
The multinationals of the ’80s created a climate in which movies could be sold through multiple media, thus recouping the costs and then some.
“Cereal manufacturers and fast-food companies were looking over my shoulder the whole time,” Burton fretted. “It was quite horrifying.”
Money Shot: The Bat-plane pauses in silhouett"