Quotes / Hollywood Accounting

"Always ask for a piece of the gross. Not the net. The net is fantasy."

"Well, it's like stupid points. Stupid to take the points. "Won't be any net profits?" You sit there with your points going, 'Eeeh, eeh, eeh, eeh, eeh.'"
Eddie Murphy, explaining why he called net points "monkey points"


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