Not you can drown the competitor - then buy it. Approximately so argued the evil Mickey Mouse in one of the episodes of South Park. Approximately so Disney does the same when buying a Fox studio with all its dowry. The deal will force even Qualcomm's directors to be excited - 52 a billion dollars!
Thus, the share of Disney in the film industry will now amount to a crazy 38%. A the big six of Disney, Fox, Warner Bros, Paramount, Universal and Sony will turn into five. In the head of which will be Disney. Officially this should be announced tonight.
What does it mean
What Disney will take away from Fox superheroes, which once sold the bent studio Marvel. A this is one " Spider-Man " , four of them " Fantastic Four " and many people from "The X-Men. " Plus all the secondary characters and villains from these franchises.
In addition to super heroes Fox to Disney will withdraw the rights to " Alien " , " Predator " , " Avatar " , " Planet of the Apes " , " Strong Nut " and « Kingsman » . But if once something inside of Disney breaks something, then we will have to walk in cinema on horrible movies with favorite heroes. Although, for the sake of justice, the last " Kingsman " , " Nut " and " Stranger " and it was not very, and continuation of " Avatar " sounds cool only with words of Cameron.
A Disney will grab his production of serials, which only the last year gave out posh " Fargo " , " Legion " and " Atlanta " .
Read in Russian: Disney покупает 21st Century Fox за 52 миллиарда долларов!