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  1. 'Wedding Ringer' Producer Will Packer Reveals the Power Lunch Spot Where He Signed New Universal Deal

    9:00 am 1/23/2015

    Meeting with Universal's Donna Langley, Packer says, "Our first lunch was great, and we hugged at the end. There was this understanding that we were going to be in business together."Read more

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  2. Box Office: 'Fifty Shades of Grey' Tracking for $45M-Plus Debut

    10:52 am 1/21/2015

    The film adaptation of EL James' erotic novel sports massive awareness and is drawing the most interest among older females; Colin Firth's 'Kingsman: Secret Service,' which opens the same day, is no slouch eitherRead more

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  3. 'Fifty Shades' Is Fastest-Selling R-Rated Movie in Fandango History

    6:26 am 1/16/2015

    The film, advance tickets for which went on sale last Sunday, is also having the biggest first week of ticket sales for a non-sequel since the first 'Hunger Games' movie.Read more

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  4. Universal to Release Ethan Hawke and Emma Watson's 'Regression' in Spain

    7:06 am 1/8/2015

    Alejandro Amenabar's much-anticipated English-language thriller is a Spanish-Canadian productionRead more

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  5. MGM Settles James Bond Copyright Lawsuit Over Universal's 'Section 6'

    11:47 am 1/7/2015

    The April lawsuit called the in-development spy project a "James Bond knockoff"Read more

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  6. Angelina Jolie Opens Up About "Absurd" Chicken Pox, Showing Louis Zamperini 'Unbroken'

    11:17 am 1/2/2015

    "I came here worried about him, and … he wanted me to put a smile on my face and wanted me to know it was OK"Read more

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  7. Making of 'Unbroken': Angelina Jolie Fought "Uphill Battle" in Bringing True Story to Screen

    10:00 am 12/18/2014

    Shooting the $65 million epic about the life of Olympian-turned-World War II pilot Louis Zamperini wasn't easy, but cutting the film was hand-to-hand combat: "Editing was like spending time with Louis, so I didn't want to let it go"Read more

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  8. J.K. Simmons Joining 'Kong: Skull Island'

    12:06 pm 12/15/2014

    The film hits theaters in 2017Read more

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  9. NAACP Image Awards Nominations: 'Selma,' 'Get On Up' Land Top Film Nods

    10:10 am 12/9/2014

    'Black-ish,' 'How to Get Away With Murder' and 'Scandal' are among the top TV nomineesRead more

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  10. Comcast CFO: Universal Pictures to Have Most Profitable Year Ever

    5:32 am 12/8/2014

    At an investor conference, he also talks about pay TV subscriber trends and the planned acquisition of Time Warner CableRead more

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