Jason E. Squire is Associate Professor of Practice at the School of Cinematic Arts, University of Southern California. Former students include Kevin Feige, President of Marvel Studios; Larry Guterman, director of CATS & DOGS; Doug Liman, director of THE BOURNE IDENTITY, MR. AND MRS. SMITH and EDGE OF TOMORROW; and James Gray, writer-director of THE YARDS and THE IMMIGRANT. Recent case studies have included GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY; HER; STAR TREK INTO DARKNESS; THE AVENGERS; GIRL WITH THE DRAGON TATTOO; SUPER 8; THE SOCIAL NETWORK; STAR TREK; and IRON MAN.