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  1. Megan McGuinness Reappointed to California Film Commission

    4:51 pm PDT 07/24/2014
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    UPDATED: Gov. Jerry Brown announces that the reality TV producer, whose credits include "Tori & Dean: Inn Love," will continue on the commission where she has served since 2012 READ MORE

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  2. Florida Launches Explosive Lawsuit Over Visual Effects Company's Blow-Up

    4:07 pm PDT 07/24/2014
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    The Sunshine State says the company that James Cameron founded became a "ponzi scheme" that robbed Florida taxpayers. READ MORE

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  3. Inside Obama's Live Nation Event: Ashton Kutcher Talks Tech, Donors Plot Midterm Campaigns (Exclusive)

    3:38 pm PDT 07/24/2014
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    Along with Mila Kunis, Hollywood executives — including Liongate's Rob Friedman and Paradigm's Sam Gores — attended a small gathering on Thursday at the home of Live Nation CEO Michael Rapino. READ MORE

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  4. Amazon Shares Tumble 10 Percent on Wider-Than-Expected Losses

    1:35 pm PDT 07/24/2014
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    UPDATED: The Seattle-based e-commerce company reported losses of 27 cents per share during the second quarter. READ MORE

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  5. Hollywood Docket: Chubby Checker Settles Penis-Size App Lawsuit

    12:51 pm PDT 07/24/2014
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    A roundup of entertainment law news including the "Godzilla" fraud fight, a Lionsgate shareholder lawsuit and Fox's U.K. "Glee" problems. READ MORE

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  6. India Set for Major Box-Office Weekend at Home and Abroad

    11:59 am PDT 07/24/2014
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    While top star Salman Khan's "Kick" is eyeing a strong holiday weekend debut in India, blockbuster "Dhoom 3" could become the country's biggest release ever in China. READ MORE

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  7. Hacking: Former 'News of the World' Staffer Gets Suspended Sentence

    8:52 am PDT 07/24/2014
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    Dan Evans ‎testified for the prosecution, playing a "unique" role in the trial against Andy Coulson and others, the judge said. READ MORE

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  8. Advertising on Pay TV Banned in Russia in 2015

    8:00 am PDT 07/24/2014
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    International networks including Discovery and Disney Channel will also have to comply. READ MORE

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  9. France Eyes Shortened SVOD Window for Films Ahead of Netflix Launch

    6:09 am PDT 07/24/2014
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    With the streaming giant set to launch in the country from neighboring Luxembourg, it won't be bound by the current three-year window, which the government is planning to shorten to two. READ MORE

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  10. Why Jeff Bewkes Really Wants to Sell Time Warner

    6:00 am PDT 07/24/2014
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    With Rupert Murdoch making an $80 billion play for the company, insiders tell THR that the TW CEO's recent moves indicate he is ready to unload. READ MORE

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  11. Top Analyst on Time Warner-Fox Merger: 'We Don't Buy the Rationale for This' (Guest Column)

    5:00 am PDT 07/24/2014
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    Fix Fox ratings, and don't overpay for a studio with overlapping "dis-synergies," writes Cowen and Company media expert Doug Creutz of Rupert Murdoch's $80 billion bid for TW. READ MORE

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  12. Imax CEO Talks Recent Box-Office Challenges, Touts 2015, 2016 Slates

    4:09 am PDT 07/24/2014
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    UPDATED: CEO Richard Gelfond also discusses the business impact of the Ukraine-Russia conflict as the giant-screen operator reports higher earnings. READ MORE

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  13. Spanish Broadcasters Report Mixed Results

    3:21 am PDT 07/24/2014
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    Atresmedia posted buoyant numbers on Thursday but the welcome increase in television ad spending in the industry couldn't save Mediaset Spain's profits heading south. READ MORE

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  14. China's Wanda Plans to Buy 'One or Two Large International Entertainment Companies‎'

    1:33 am PDT 07/24/2014
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    Amid consolidation chatter in the U.S., the owner of exhibition giant AMC says it plans to become a "real" multinational company and "intensify" its investment in the entertainment sector globally. READ MORE

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  15. Testimony Concludes in Clippers Sale Trial

    5:23 pm PDT 07/23/2014
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    Shelly Sterling was expected to be the final witness in the civil case to determine if she has the right to sell the team to Steve Ballmer for $2 billion, but Donald Sterling's lawyers decided not to call her back to the stand. READ MORE

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  16. Former Asia Singer, Fired Las Vegas Musical Director Sues Casino

    2:35 pm PDT 07/23/2014
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    John Payne claims his creative contributions were copyrighted and that his rights assignment was executed under duress. READ MORE

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  17. Chernin, AT&T Close to Taking Majority Stake in Fullscreen

    2:12 pm PDT 07/23/2014
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    The partners would purchase the YouTube network through their Otter Media investment entity. READ MORE

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  18. Facebook Shares Surge on Strong Second Quarter Earnings

    2:09 pm PDT 07/23/2014
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    UPDATED: The Palo Alto-based social network reported that revenue grew 61 percent to $2.9 billion. READ MORE

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  19. 21st Century Fox Fears Debt in Effort to Acquire Time Warner (Report)

    1:07 pm PDT 07/23/2014
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    Time Warner wants more than $100 a share, but 21st Century Fox is looking to pay $90-$95, according to the Wall Street Journal. READ MORE

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  20. Pharrell Williams Goes for Knockout Win in 'Blurred Lines' Lawsuit

    11:59 am PDT 07/23/2014
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    Marvin Gaye's family "smelled money," says a motion for summary judgment that argues that last year's summer hit isn't substantially similar to "Got to Give It Up." READ MORE

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