Thomas Edison as an evil movie mogul history, movies, science Add comments Sep 042010 Thomas Edison tried to hijack the movie industry at its inception. And failed. Awesome history lesson from Ars Technica. ShareFacebook Leave a Reply Cancel reply Name (required) E-mail (required) URI Your Comment You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong> Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.