Episode 297
Oct 12, 2020

Disney is doubling down on streaming

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We'll talk about it, and get Kai Ryssdal's capsule review of "Mulan." Plus, Facebook's new content policies, the economics Nobel and a real-life lightsaber.

It’s not a great time to be in the movie business. It’s an even worse time to be in the theme park business. So it makes sense that Disney just announced a big restructuring of Disney+ and the rest of its streaming media business. Is this the canary in the coal mine for the other big studios? We’ll talk about it and get Kai Ryssdal’s capsule review of “Mulan.” Plus, Facebook’s new content policies, the economics Nobel and a real-life lightsaber.

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The team

Molly Wood Host
Jody Becker Interim Senior Producer
Tony Wagner Digital Producer
Sam Anderson Associate Producer