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  1. Eric Heisserer in Talks to Write Adaption for 'Bird Box'

    3:48 pm 7/16/2013

    "Mama" director Andy Muschietti will helm the project. Read more

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  2. It's Official: Legendary Signs Deal With Universal

    9:11 am 7/10/2013

    Thomas Tull's entertainment company announces a five-year partnership with the Comcast-owned studio that starts in 2014.Read more

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  3. 'Despicable Me 2' Delivered to Mexican Cinemas Via Satellite

    12:21 pm 7/5/2013

    The Universal movie is the first to be distributed this way in Latin America.Read more

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  4. First 'Despicable Me' No. 1 on iTunes, Amazon

    7:44 am 7/5/2013

    Downloads of the first movie are topping the charts, and an app and minion-focused mini movies are hot items as the Universal sequel makes a splash in theaters.Read more

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  5. '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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  6. 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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  7. 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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  8. 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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  9. 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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  10. 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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