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  1. 'Furious 8' Gets 2017 Release Date

    3:08 pm 4/23/2015

    "We're going to make the best movie you've ever seen," said Vin Diesel when announcing the news. Read more

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  2. Legendary Aiming to Borrow $700M for Film Financing (Report)

    7:33 pm 4/1/2015

    The independent studio is looking to replace an existing $600M credit facility which matures in 2016. Read more

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  3. 'Despicable Me' Spinoff 'Minions' Head to Comics This Summer (Exclusive)

    11:12 am 4/1/2015

    Titan Comics will publish a line based on the Universal/Illumination animated propertyRead more

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  4. Imax to Launch Laser Projection Technology at 'Furious 7' Global Premiere

    11:03 am 4/1/2015

    The giant-screen exhibitor's first U.S. laser projector installation is at the TCL Chinese Theatre in Hollywood. Read more

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  5. Jeff LaPlante Succeeds Andrew Fenady as Universal's President, Physical Production

    11:19 am 3/18/2015

    A 16-year-veteran of the studio, Fenady announced Wednesday that he is stepping down.Read more

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  6. Why 'Fifty Shades of Grey' Failed to Hit the Mark in Japan

    4:09 am 2/26/2015

    The local distributor discusses what effect the role the toned-down version, a lack of a huge book fan base and timing had on the release's box-office success in the country.Read more

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  7. Former Fox Exec Rob Huber Joins Universal Pictures International

    8:50 am 2/20/2015

    He becomes managing director of U.K. and Ireland, overseeing key theatrical markets for the Universal Studios division. Read more

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  8. 'Fifty Shades of Grey' Posts Biggest Non-3D Russian Opening

    6:27 am 2/17/2015

    The movie was also celebrated as Universal's biggest opening in Russia.Read more

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  9. 'Trainwreck' Trailer: Amy Schumer Dates LeBron James' Doctor (Video)

    10:08 am 2/11/2015

    Bill Hader co-stars in Judd Apatow's latest movie, set to hit theaters on July 17.Read more

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  10. NAACP Image Awards: The Winners

    6:47 pm 2/6/2015

    'Selma,' 'How to Get Away With Murder' and 'black-ish' were among the big winners.Read more

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