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COVID SHOTS: No Sudden Move

By Brian Smolensky / June 1, 2022

Steven Soderbergh filmed “No Sudden Move” during the pandemic. Let’s look at how COVID-19 left its mark on the movie.

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RISKY BUSINESS: The Wizard of Oz

By Brian Smolensky / May 25, 2022

“The Wizard of Oz” is the most watched movie in history and the most influential movie ever made. It is also one of the most dangerous. Let’s look at what makes Dorothy’s trip over the rainbow so risky. 

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RISKY BUSINESS: The Captive

By Brian Smolensky / May 18, 2022

1915’s “The Captive” is patient zero for on-set gun deaths. Our Risk Management Professionals looks at how firearm safety could have saved the first recorded production death from gunfire.

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RISKY BUSINESS: The Charge of the Light Brigade

By Brian Smolensky / May 13, 2022

The final battle in 1936’s “The Charge of the Light Brigade” has a staggering death toll. Epitome examines this infamous scene to show how risk management can save lives.

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THROUGH THE COVID LENS: Erin Brockovich

By Brian Smolensky / May 6, 2022

For Mother’s Day 2022, let’s look at one of the toughest working moms ever to grace the silver screen: 2000’s “Erin Brockovich.” How would COVID-19 safety protocols have affected this Soderbergh classic? Check out this article to find out.

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THROUGH THE COVID LENS: Spider-Man

By Brian Smolensky / May 4, 2022

How would COVID-19 affect one of the best superhero movies ever made? Our Pandemic Production Safety Experts reexamine 2002’s “Spider-Man.”

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RISKY BUSINESS: Citizen Kane

By Brian Smolensky / April 27, 2022

Orson Welles nearly died making “Citizen Kane.” How could risk management have increased production safety? Our Risk Management Professionals take a look at the greatest movie ever made.

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THROUGH THE COVID LENS: My Big Fat Greek Wedding

By Brian Smolensky / April 22, 2022

How would COVID-19 affect the highest-grossing rom-com ever made? Our Pandemic Production Safety Experts reexamine “My Big Fat Greek Wedding.”

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RISKY BUSINESS: Noah’s Ark

By Brian Smolensky / April 20, 2022

The Great Flood in 1928’s “Noah’s Ark” caused numerous injuries, a leg amputation, and the death of three people.

Our Safety Experts demonstrate how risk management could have saved lives on “Noah’s Ark.”

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RISKY BUSINESS: The Conqueror

By Brian Smolensky / April 13, 2022

“The Conqueror” was a doomed and tragic production. How much safer could it have been with proper risk management?

Check out what our Risk Management Professionals have to say about 1956’s “The Conqueror.”

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