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  1. 'Ride Along' Trailer: Kevin Hart's Jumpy Security Guard Meets Ice Cube's Tough Cop

    7:17 am 7/2/2013

    Universal's buddy comedy hits theaters in January.Read more

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  2. Robert Pattinson Parties with 'Fifty Shades' Author E.L. James

    11:11 am 6/25/2013

    The "Twilight" star's socializing refuels rumors that he's in the running to play Christian Grey in the movie adaptation of the erotic bestseller.Read more

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  3. CineEurope: Universal Declares 'Kick-Ass 2' 'Irreverent, Dark and Often Offensive'

    5:58 am 6/25/2013

    The studio touts the violence-laced superhero film to international theater owners a day after Jim Carrey tweets that he can no longer support the movie in the wake of the Sandy Hook school shootings.Read more

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  4. Universal in Talks to Pick Up 'He's F---in' Perfect' From Fox 2000

    12:37 pm 6/12/2013

    The script is by Lauryn Kahn, a former assistant to director Adam McKay, who is attached to produce with his Gary Sanchez Productions partner Will Ferrell.Read more

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  5. Universal Marketing Team Adds Former Sony Exec

    2:15 pm 6/5/2013

    Seth Byers joins as EVP, creative strategy and research.Read more

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  6. Revisionist 'Romeo & Juliet' Moving to Universal From Fox (Exclusive)

    12:38 pm 5/23/2013

    Shawn Levy is producing "Rosaline," which is a comedic and revisionist take on the Shakespeare tale and has a script by Scott Neustadter and Michael H. Weber, the team that wrote "(500) Days of Summer."Read more

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  7. Universal Plans 'Timecop' Reboot (Exclusive)

    4:27 pm 5/22/2013

    Marc Shmuger will produce the film via his Universal-based Global Produce banner alongside Tom McNulty.Read more

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  8. Universal's Adam Fogelson on Legendary Rumors, 'Fifty Shades' and Movie Woes

    2:49 pm 5/22/2013

    The Universal chairman at The Hollywood Reporter's Power Lawyers breakfast: “If you’re making something nobody wants to see, no matter how you flog it, nobody will want to see it."Read more

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  9. Soundtrack for Ethan Hawke's 'The Purge' Sets Release Date (Exclusive)

    6:00 am 5/21/2013

    The Back Lot Music album from composer Nathan Whitehead hits stores June 4.Read more

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  10. Former Universal Pictures Chair Set for Dubai Innovation Summit

    11:37 am 5/19/2013

    David Linde, Pixar co-founder Alvy Ray Smith and "Avatar" actor Stephen Lang will appear at the December event, which is tied to the Dubai film festival.Read more

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