Hollywood Studios: Spring 2002: Ethan Mordden: The Hollywood Studios


"Paramount: The Sophisticate": Adolph Zukor: the directors' studio


"MGM: The Supreme": Louis B. Mayer: the producers' studio


"Warner Bros: The Slicker": Jack Warner: tight budgets & hoodlums


"Fox: The Rube": Darryl Zanuck: the mogul in control


"RKO: The New Yorker": (no mogul): sophisticated B's


"Universal: The Old Monster": Carl Laemmle: reactionary horrors


Columbia: The House that Capra Built: Harry Cohn: screwballers & populism

other studios: Selznick, Republic