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  1. The Producers Behind 'The Muppets' On What It's Like to Relaunch A Classic, and the Possibility of a Sequel

    10:06 am 12/8/2011

    EXECUTIVE SUITE: Mandeville Films' David Hoberman and Todd Lieberman also discuss the pressure of turning theme-park rides into films ("Jungle Cruise" and "Swiss Family Robinson" are upcoming) and reveal "Phineas & Ferb" details. Read more

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  2. Fox Business Network Calls Muppets Communist; Debate Goes Viral

    3:48 pm 12/5/2011

    A segment on the network was highlighted by Media Matters, reigniting a conversation about whether or not there are political messages in children's movies.Read more

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  3. Box Office Report: 'Twilight' Leads Second Slowest Weekend of 2011 With $16.9 Mil

    8:16 am 12/4/2011

    "Muppets" stays safely at No. 2 with $11.2 million; the dreaded NC-17 rating doesn't stop "Shame" from claiming the best location average of the weekend as it opens in five cities.Read more

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  4. Box Office Report: 'Twilight: Breaking Dawn' Leads Ho-Hum Weekend With $5.5 Mil Friday

    8:49 am 12/3/2011

    Disney's "Muppets" safely stays at No. 2, while "Hugo" and "Arthur Christmas" compete for No. 3; award darlings, including the NC-17 “Shame,” do strong business.Read more

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  5. 'Sesame Street' Debuts in Afghanistan

    2:33 pm 12/2/2011

    The tried-and-true children's program has partnered with Tolo TV and Lemar TV to produce, Baghch-e-Simsim, a local version with Muppets from the show. Read more

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  6. Box Office Preview: 'Shame,' Oscar Contenders Jockey for Position as Awards Season Heats Up

    3:14 pm 12/1/2011

    The Fox Searchlight drama hopes to overcome the stigma associated with the NC-17 rating; so far, Cinemark is the only exhibitor refusing to play the Michael Fassbender film.Read more

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  7. Why the World Premiere of 'MI:4' Will Put Dubai on the Map

    2:50 am 11/30/2011

    The Dubai International Film Festival has become the focal point for the film industry in one of the fastest-growing markets in the world. Read more

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  8. Box Office Report: 'Twilight: Breaking Dawn' Powers Thanksgiving, Nears $500 Mil Worldwide

    7:59 am 11/27/2011

    "The Muppets" easily wins the family race with $42 million, while the jury's out on "Arthur Christmas" and "Hugo"; the specialty box office surges with "The Artist," "My Week with Marilyn" and "Dangerous Method"Read more

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  9. Box Office Report: 'Muppets' Are Back With Projected $40 Mil Debut

    8:28 am 11/26/2011

    Among other family films, "Happy Feet Two" leads over "Arthur Christmas," which is in close race with Martin Scorsese's "Hugo"; George Clooney starrer "Descendants" doing big business.Read more

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  10. Tim Burton Balloon Debuts at Macy's Thanksgiving Parade

    10:19 am 11/24/2011

    Mary J. Blige, Cee Lo Green, Neil Diamond and the Muppets also took part in the annual event.Read more

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