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Applicable SIC Codes

  • 3652 Phonograph Records and Prerecorded Audio Tapes and Disks
  • 78   Motion Pictures
  • 792  Theatrical Producers
  • 7996 Amusement Parks
  • 84   Museums, Art galleries, and Botanical and Zooligical Gardens

Related NAICS Codes

  • 45122 Prerecorded Tape, Compact Disc, and Record Stores
  • 5121  Motion Picture and Video Industries
  • 5122  Sound Recording Industries
  • 53223 Video Tape and Disc Rental
  • 7111  Performing Arts Companies
  • 7121  Museums, Historical Sites, and Similar Institutions
  • 7131  Amusement Parks and Arcades
  • 7132  Gambling Industries


Business Source Complete - Industry Profiles
Contains reports on:
• Home Entertainment Software (Global)
• Movies & Entertainment
• Recorded DVD & Video Industry

Contains a good report on the Movies & Home Entertainment Industry.

Plunkett Research Online

Internet Resources

American Gaming Association

American Gaming Association

Amusement Today
( Networking the Attractions Business

Entertainment Software Association (ESA)

Gambling Industry Wire

International Association for the Leisure and Entertainment Industry (IALEI)

International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions (IAAPA)

International Federation of the Phonographic Industry (IFPI)
See the Statistics section.

International Festivals & Events Association (IFEA)

Motion Picture Association of America

National Association of Theatre Owners

National Association of Video Distributors

Outdoor Amusement Business Association (OABA)

Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA)

Show BIZ Data

Themed Attractions

World Waterparks Association


The International Movie Industry
(PN1993.5 A1 I54 2000eb)

Filmmakers and Financing: Business Plans for Independents
PN1995.9 P7 L433 2010eb)

The Entertainment, Media and Advertising Market Research Handbook
(GV174 E58)

Print Books

(Use the Check Status link to check the Availability and Location of these books.)
(Use the TOC link to see the Table of Contents of the book.)

43 Ways to Finance Your Feature Film: A Comprehensive Analysis of Film Finance
(PN1993.5 A1 C64 2008) Check Status / TOC

A Concise Handbook of Movie Industry Economics
(PN1993.5 U6 C66 2005) Check Status

Artist Management for the Music Business
(ML3790 A45 2007) Check Status / TOC

Hollywood Wars: How Insiders Gained and Maintain Illegitimate Control Over the Film Industry
(PN1993.5 U6 C6355 2007) Check Status / TOC

Kemps film, television, commercials. Worldwide
(PN1998 A1 K39) Check Status

Risky Business: Financing & Distributing Independent Films
(PN1993.5 U6 L545 2004) Check Status

The Big Picture: Money and Power in Hollywood
(PN1993.5 U65 E67 2006) Check Status

The Global Music Industry: Three Perspectives
(ML3790 B39 2007) Check Status / TOC

The Movie Business Book
(PN1993.5 U6 M666 2004) Check Status

This Business of Film: A Practical Guide to Achieving Success in the Film Industry
(PN1993.5 U6 G74 2009) Check Status

This Business of Music: The Definitive Guide to the Music Industry
(ML3790 S5 2007) Check Status

What is the Future of the Music Industry?
(ML3790 W48 2009) Check Status


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