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  1. Universal Hits $1 Billion in Domestic Ticket Sales

    12:00 pm 8/6/2012

    The studio reaches the milestone faster than any year in its history and is on course for a record 2012.Read more

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  2. Comcast Explores Bringing DreamWorks' Snider and Spielberg to Universal

    9:25 am 8/1/2012

    Ron Meyer, Universal's long-reigning president and COO, would be offered another position.Read more

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  3. 'American Reunion' Tops Home Entertainment Charts, Previous 'Batman' Films Make Strong Showing

    4:11 pm 7/18/2012

    The raunchy comedy knocked "21 Jump Street" to No. 2, while anticipation for "The Dark Knight Rises" saw "Batman Begins" and "The Dark Knight" come in at six and seven, respectively. Read more

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  4. Box Office Report: Universal Crosses $1 Billion Mark in Foreign Grosses

    11:46 am 7/17/2012

    With a boost from movies including "Battleship" and "Snow White and the Huntsman," the studio crosses that mark earlier in the year than it ever before in its history. Read more

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