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1a) Perform a general environment analysis. What are the relevant trends in the environment that are affecting the movie industry by the 5 segments listed below?
Political / Legal
1b) What are the biggest opportunities and threats in the industry? (Pick no more than 2 of each and elaborate in 3-4 sentences)
2) Based on an analysis you complete, is the movie exhibition industry an attractive and profitable industry in which to participate? (After completing the template, include a short 2-3 sentence assessment of overall attractiveness). Ensure that you are specific with your analyses of threats (e.g. high capital requirements is not enough, for what would capital requirements be high?)
Industry Definition: Movie exhibitors
Who / What are they?
Analysis of Threat (Use (+) to indicate adds to the threat, (-) indicates decreases threat e.g. high capital requirements would be a () for potential new entrants) Level of Threat (High / Medium / Low)
Bargaining Power of Suppliers
Bargaining Power of Buyers
Overall Profitability of the Incumbents
Overall Attractiveness to Entrants (Barriers to Entry)