Frankie Wallace

Frankie Wallace is a recent graduate from the University of Montana and currently contributes to blogs on a variety of topics. Wallace resides in Boise, Idaho and writes as a freelancer full time.

How the Disney-Fox Merger Will Change Hollywood Forever
How the Disney-Fox Merger Will Change Hollywood Forever

As of March 2019, Hollywood’s six major production studios have been whittled down to five. The Walt Disney Company paid $71.3 billion to purchase most of the film and TV... Read More

Can 'Avengers: Endgame' Save Hollywood's Box Office Problem?
Can 'Avengers: Endgame' Save Hollywood's Box Office Problem?

Note to reader: this is spoiler FREE!Superhero films are a critical part of Hollywood’s survival right now. They’re nostalgic, flashy, exciting, and — in a weird way — relatable. They... Read More

How Movies Are Shedding Light on America's Opioid Crisis
How Movies Are Shedding Light on America's Opioid Crisis

Opioid use has reached epidemic levels in the U.S. over the past few years, leading many policymakers and communities to search for ways to combat the overwhelming issue. The problem... Read More

Hollywood and Its Ever-Changing Approach to Advertising
Hollywood and Its Ever-Changing Approach to Advertising

For the longest time, the film industry had a high level of control over consumers. The movies it made weren’t the only things that brought it profit; Hollywood itself was... Read More

How Is Virtual Reality Being Used at Film Festivals?
How Is Virtual Reality Being Used at Film Festivals?

Groundbreaking cinematic experiences are nothing new at the world’s biggest film festivals, and technological innovation continues to thrill audiences across the globe. In recent years, virtual reality has become a... Read More

Are Horror Movies Bad for Your Heart Health?
Are Horror Movies Bad for Your Heart Health?

Horror movies have been delighting and terrifying audiences for decades. Aside from making you shield your eyes in the theater and replay the scariest scenes in your head as you... Read More

Stressed Out? Try Watching These Movies
Stressed Out? Try Watching These Movies

Movies tell a story. They might offer you the escape you need when stress has taken over your life. You can lose yourself in someone else’s love story, a thriller,... Read More

How Artificial Intelligence Is Poised to Transform the Film Industry
How Artificial Intelligence Is Poised to Transform the Film Industry

Artificial intelligence (AI) is making its way into numerous industries. In the healthcare field, AI is helping doctors diagnose patients and choose treatment plans. Financial AI is predicting stock market... Read More

Why is Representation for Women in Movies So Low?
Why is Representation for Women in Movies So Low?

The 2019 Oscars were held the last weekend of February, and they were a record year for the representation of women and people of color. Despite this, the diverse list... Read More