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  1. Edgar Wright's 'The World's End' Gets Green Light From Universal

    11:08 am 7/13/2012

    The British director's comedy will reunite him with stars Simon Pegg and Nick Frost.Read more

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  2. Amputees Sue Universal Studios Over Access to Roller Coaster

    11:55 am 7/11/2012

    Operating thrilling rides that are both safe and accessible is not always easy; a recent lawsuit illustrates the tricky business of running a theme park.Read more

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  3. How Fox Missed Out on Box Office Hit 'Ted'

    4:00 am 7/11/2012

    Writer-director Seth MacFarlane ("Family Guy") is the billion-dollar star of Fox's television studio, but his comedy was snatched up by Universal.Read more

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  4. Aurelio De Laurentiis Announces 20-Film Pact With Universal, Pledges to Invest $100 Mil in New Projects

    3:21 pm 7/5/2012

    The producer announces his first foray into TV and explains why he believes that Italy's prime minister doesn't like movies.Read more

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  5. Universal Pictures International to Release Three French-Language Titles

    4:03 am 7/3/2012

    UPI France will roll out "Amour et Turbulences," "The Real Life of Teachers" and "A Coup Sur" next year.Read more

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  6. 'Savages' Star Blake Lively Describes 'Awkward' Sex Scene With Taylor Kitsch (Video)

    10:32 am 6/26/2012

    Oliver Stone, Salma Hayek and Demian Bichir also share behind-the-scenes tidbits with THR at the movie's Los Angeles premiere.Read more

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  7. Hit Disney Film 'Brave' Is a Disappointment to Some on Wall Street

    1:58 pm 6/25/2012

    The Pixar movie opened at No. 1 with $66.7 million, but shares of Disney -- which bought the studio for $7.4 billion in 2006 -- dropped 1.6 percent Monday.Read more

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  8. CineEurope 2012: Universal Touts Seth MacFarlane's 'Ted,' 'Despicable Me 2'

    5:40 am 6/19/2012

    The studio showed a well-received reel that also included Judd Apatow's "This Is 40" before screening "Savages" from Oliver Stone who didn't attend the exhibitor gathering in Barcelona.Read more

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  9. Netflix, Redbox Avoid Disney's Waiting Period, Acquire 'John Carter' Through Outside Retailers

    9:51 pm 6/11/2012

    The providers of cheap movie rentals will purchase DVDs at outlets such as Wal-Mart.Read more

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  10. China's Bona Film Group in Talks With Hollywood Studios About Co-Productions

    1:19 am 6/5/2012

    After a recent investment from News Corp., the company is holding discussions with Universal Pictures, Sony Pictures, Paramount Pictures and Twentieth Century Fox about co-production opportunities.Read more

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