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Weekend Report August 25, 2014
Guardians of the Galaxy: $18MM James Gunn UTA - Charlie Ferraro The Safran Company - Peter Safran Chris Pratt CAA - Jason Heyman Mosaic - Julie Darmody Zoe Saldana ICM Partners...
Review: Jon Stewart's 'Rosewater' Is a Heartfelt Celebration of Activism
Jon Stewart may be best known as one of the finest satirists on television, but his directorial debut "Rosewater" magnifies another tendency lurking beneath the jokes: a sincere desire to de...
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How Once Cool Urban Outfitters Lost its Mojo
The namesake brand of Urban Outfitters continues to struggle, based on results that the Philadelphia-based specialty retailer released last week. Following a 5.2 percent tumble in Q1, Urban Outfitt...
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New York Film Festival Director Protests Beijing Indie Fest Shutdown
The heads of the Berlinale Forum and various international festivals also express "deep concern" in a petitionread more
California Super-Sizes Its Film, TV Tax Credit Program
It's payback time for the Golden State, after Gov. Jerry Brown signed off Wednesday on blockbuster legislation that super-sizes California's TV and film tax credit bill. “This will send ...
China’s Youku Tudou Launches Heyi Film Production Arm
HONG KONG — Chinese online video giant Youku Tudou has launched a movie production and investment company Heyi Film. Heyi will be run by Allen Zhu and CEO with Youku Tudou’s founder Victor Koo...
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China’s Youku Tudou Launches Film Division
Internet video giant's newly formed Heyi Film Inc. is described as the "first online and offline film company"read more