Here's an amusing and sardonic take on the film industry and financial investors investing in films: Vegetable Capital Ripens. Draws some unsuspected parallels to the private equity industry. Another piece on the same blog here.
So, short of making or distributing movies oneself, how does one make money investing in movies? I suppose you don't.
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