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  1. THR's Most Anticipated Summer Movies – August

    11:17 am 8/1/2013

    THR highlights a handful of films to watch before summer comes to a close, including the family-friendly "Planes," the sci-fi tentpole "Elysium," and the awards contender "Lee Daniels' The Butler."Read more

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  2. 'Lee Daniels' The Butler' Trailer

    9:36 am 7/31/2013

    Forest Whitaker and Oprah Winfrey lead an all-star cast in Lee Daniels' drama about an African-American butler who served in the White House for over three decades. The movie, also starring Liev Schreiber, Robin Williams, James Marsden and Terrence Howard is set to hit theaters on Aug. 16. Read more

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  3. Weinstein Co. Teaming With LinkedIn for 'Butler' Promotion (Exclusive)

    8:00 am 7/31/2013

    For LinkedIn's first time promoting a film, users will be entered to win a career experience in New York featuring meetings with a top recruiter, an executive and a renowned career coach.Read more

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  4. Let's Not Call the Oscar Race Before It Starts

    12:56 pm 7/26/2013

    Some are already awarding Oprah Winfrey for "Lee Daniels' The Butler" and Cate Blanchett for "Blue Jasmine." THR's awards analyst urges caution.Read more

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  5. 'Butler' Battle: Harvey Weinstein Enlists Jesse Jackson, NAACP (Exclusive)

    11:55 am 7/19/2013

    New statement is the latest maneuver in The Weinstein Co.'s war with Warner Bros. over the title.Read more

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  6. The Weinstein Company Loses Its Appeal To Use The Title 'The Butler'

    7:36 pm 7/18/2013

    TWC can, though, call the upcoming movie "Lee Daniels' The Butler"Read more

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  7. The 'Butler' Battle: MPAA Appeal Hearing Set for Friday

    1:35 pm 7/18/2013

    The Weinstein Co. will make another bid to call Lee Daniels' upcoming movie 'The Butler.'Read more

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  8. 'The Butler' Battle: Teen Activist Defends Harvey Weinstein

    2:44 pm 7/16/2013

    Katy Butler launches an online petition calling for Warner Bros. to allow use of the disputed title on Lee Daniels' upcoming movie.Read more

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  9. The 'Butler' Fight: Harvey Weinstein's Mixed Track Record in His MPAA Feuds (Analysis)

    5:00 am 7/10/2013

    High-powered lawyers and sweeping rhetoric are all part of a game plan that has brought the mogul some victories -- and some losses -- in the past.Read more

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  10. Harvey Weinstein Claims 'The Hobbit' Is Behind 'The Butler' Title Fight (Video)

    6:12 am 7/9/2013

    The movie mogul tells "CBS This Morning" that a "bullying" Warner Bros. is trying to force The Weinstein Co. to give up rights to Peter Jackson's blockbuster series: "This was the big guy trying to hit the small guy."Read more

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