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  1. Legal Expert Jill Tandy Joins Universal Pictures International

    4:49 am 12/3/2012

    She will serve as executive vp, commercial affairs, reporting to president, international, Universal Pictures David Kosse.Read more

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  2. Universal Sues Over 'Fifty Shades of Grey' Porn Adaptation

    10:38 am 11/29/2012

    After snapping up film rights for $5 million, Universal is upset over a porn movie it says is a "rip-off, plain and simple."Read more

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  3. U.K.'s BSkyB Extends NBCUniversal Movie Deal With Exclusive Window

    12:36 am 11/6/2012

    Similar to a recent Warner deal, the pact gives the pay TV giant exclusive access to such releases as "Ted" for a year until they become available to other subscription services, including Netflix and LoveFilm.Read more

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  4. Box Office Preview: 'Wreck-It Ralph' Aims For $45 Mil as East Coast Theaters Reopen

    2:57 pm 11/1/2012

    The majority of the 300 theaters closed because of superstorm Sandy are back on line, but some locations in Lower Manhattan, Long Island and New Jersey still being dark could impact "Wreck-It Ralph" and Denzel Washington's "Flight."Read more

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  5. Universal Pictures Lays Off About 25 Employees

    12:34 pm 11/1/2012

    The bulk of the layoffs were in the studio's home video division.Read more

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  6. Oscar Roundtable: 6 Top Studio Executives Reveal the Perks and Pitfalls of Hollywood Power

    10:00 am 11/1/2012

    Sony's Michael Barker, Lionsgate's Rob Friedman, Fox's Jim Gianopulos, DreamWorks' Jeffrey Katzenberg, Universal's Donna Langley and Paramount's Rob Moore gather for a candid discussion of what life is really like when you're a movie mogul.Read more

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  7. Universal and Jason Blum to Bring Stephen King Tale to the Screen

    8:29 pm 10/25/2012

    "Mercy," based on the short story "Gramma," will star Frances O'Connor and be directed by Peter Cornwell.Read more

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  8. China's You on Demand Strikes VOD Deal for Universal Pictures Films

    2:09 pm 10/15/2012

    The company, led by CEO Shane McMahon, also has content deals with Warner Bros., Disney and Paramount. Read more

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