DVD-by-mail service Netflix has already purchased distribution rights to a whopping 175 films. Could yours be next?

Sarandos emphasizes the company’s main advantage as a distributor: streamlined marketing. “There’s no inefficiency in marketing, no billboard spending,” he says. “We’re working on creating the economies of a sequel, without making it first. Every movie has an audience. It’s reaching them that’s the science.”

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