Dunn is executive vice president and chief operating officer
of the Regal Entertainment Group, which operates the largest
cinema chain in the world.
about you would most surprise the majority of your fellow
Im a Civil War buff.
the best thing about living in Knoxville?
High quality of life and low cost of living.
aside family members, who was your first role model?
would you wish for if a djinn offered to grant one wish
(assuming you couldnt wish for more wishes)?
Great health for all my family and friends.
would you be if you werent a cinema operator?
is your favorite filmmaker and why?
Francis Ford Coppola - He will go to any length to film
was your favorite movie last year?
There were many good films last year like Gosford
Park, The Royal Tenenbaums, Monsters
Ball and Oceans Eleven, but my favorite
had to be A Beautiful Mind.
movie or movies are you most looking forward to?
is the most talented actor most people have never heard
book would you most want to see adapted into a motion picture?
Ghost Soldiers by Hampton Sides.
TV show do you hate to miss?
your favorite movie theatre in which you and/or your partners
have absolutely no investment?
Loews Star Southfield 20, Detroit, Mich.
sacred cow would you most like to barbecue?
In our own business there are too many to name.
the best thing about running a cinema company?
Being part of a dynamic industry.
The never-ending disputes with our partners in distribution.
do you wish someone had told you earlier?
Be prepared for the many twists and turns, some positive
and some not so positive, that youll experience in
was the single best piece of advice you ever got?
Never accept no for an answer.