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Y&R's Shelley Diamond Takes New Global Role
In 23 years at Young & Rubicam, Shelley Diamond has managed many of its key accounts, including Dell, Campbell's and Xerox. Now she's taking that experience to a new level. Diamond has ...
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Analysts Debate Time Warner Stock as Fox Drops Bid, Earnings Rise
Before a highly anticipated earnings call with the TW team, which late Tuesday said it was focused on long-term value, the stock drops, and analysts debate a possible second bid down the line.read mor...
Reality Checks: The Challenges of Toronto's Documentary Market
It's fitting that this year's Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) will celebrate the 25th anniversary of its premiere of Michael Moore's muckraking debut "Roger and Me" in 1989. In hi...
Contrasting Portraits of Gay Life Distinguish Two New Releases
This essay was originally published as part of the 2013 New York Film Festival Critics Academy. "Fifi Howls From Happiness" and "The Dog" open in limited release this Friday. &quo...
Congressional Candidate Elan Carr on Hollywood Issues: ‘We're Handing Our Businesses a One-Way Ticket Out of Town’
Elan Carr is used to a fight — which is good, because he's in for one against Democrat Ted Lieu. The two candidates are battling over Rep. Henry Waxman's (D-Beverly Hills) soon-to-be vac...
‘Drunk History’ Takes on ‘Citizen Kane’ (Video)
Comedy Central's “Drunk History” turned its historic beer goggles to Hollywood on Tuesday, finally bringing us the secret history of the making of “Citizen Kane.” The segme...
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Oscars: Cannes Winner 'White God' is Hungary's Best Foreign Film Entry
Kornel Mundruczo's film about mongrels dumped on the street won Un Certain Regard at the French festival earlier this year.read more
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Time Warner Chief Jeff Bewkes Dodges Direct Comment on Abandoned Fox Bid
"Our strategy is working," said Bewkes, preferring to focus an earnings call on his own company's financial performance.read more
Chris Pratt Gives a Tour of His Super Chill ‘Guardians’ Ship, The Milano (Video)
After a $94 million opening weekend, Peter Quill can probably afford to upgrade his ship. Then again, he's had some real good times aboard The Milano (yes, named after Alyssa Milano), so why mess ...
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Tribeca Film Festival Sets 2015 Dates (Video)
The New York City-set fest also shared advice for filmmakers from director Ron Howard.read more
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Viacom CEO: 'We Have the Strategic Scale,' Don't Need to Buy It
Philippe Dauman says the entertainment company is "in good shape" despite pay TV consolidation and recent deal chatter.read more
Formosa Group to Re-Open Former POP Sound Facility
Post-production sound company Formosa Group will re-open the recently shuttered facilities of Pacific Ocean Post in Santa Monica, once a fixture of the Westside’s thriving post-production scene of t...
‘Altman’ Documentary Captures ‘Force of Nature,’ Friends and Family Say
Robert Altman was a legend behind the camera, but the Oscar-nominated icon behind such classics as “Nashville” and “McCabe & Mrs. Miller” dominates the screen in a new docu...
‘The Fault In Our Stars’ To Get Bollywood Remake Treatment From Fox India
Cancer drama has youth, universal appeal.
Geekie Awards to Honor Gale Anne Hurd, LeVar Burton (Exclusive)
The Geekie Awards announced that Oscar and Emmy-winning producer Gale Anne Hurd will receive the Stan Lee Lifetime Achievement Award from the award's first recipient, Stan Lee. Additionally, LeVar...
Tribeca Film Festival Sets 2015 Submissions and Festival Dates
The 2015 Tribeca Film Festival has locked in April 15-26 for its 2015 edition, and has set a rolling series of deadlines for submissions. In preparation for the upcoming fest, staffer Genna Terrano...
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UCLA Flood: Pipe Burst Cause Revealed
Outdated practices played a role in the rupture of a nearly 100-year-old pipe that unleashed 20 million gallons of water in L.A. last week.read more
The 10 Films That Shaped Me: 'What If' Director Michael Dowse Lists the Comedies That Influenced Him
"Man Bites Dog" (Remy Belvaux, Andre Bonzel, Benoit Poelvoorde, 1992) Dowse's first pick is an odd one, even for him: the pitch black Belgian faux documentary follows a serial killer as he s...
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Maroon 5 to Perform at MTV VMAs
The pop outfit, fronted by "The Voice's" Adam Levine, will take the stage for the first time on the awards show. read more
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Apple, Samsung Agree to Drop Lawsuits Outside U.S.
The agreement does not involve any licensing arrangements and the two companies will continue to pursue their existing U.S. patent cases.read more

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