American movie-goers are used to being the target audience for summer blockbusters. But now film studios are marketing these big-time films on a global scale, and some movies get their debut overseas before opening here. Join Kojo as we discuss Hollywood’s increasingly international focus — and how it’s affecting the big films hitting theaters this summer.


  • David Kipen Director of Literature, the National Endowment for the Arts.
  • Joe Barber Entertainment Editor, WTOP; Arts Critic, WETA's "Around Town"; Arts Columnist, The Current Newspapers

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