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  1. Adam Sandler's 'Pixels' Gets May 2015 Release Date

    2:46 pm 4/28/2014

    The Sony Pictures Entertainment summer tentpole stars Adam Sandler, Kevin James, Michelle Monaghan, Josh Gad and Peter Dinklage.Read more

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  2. 'Mrs. Doubtfire': Robin Williams' Clever Combination of Prosthetics (Video)

    8:11 am 4/17/2014

    "Today" aired a 1993 interview on Thursday, revealing that the Scottish nanny's inspiration is a blend of Margaret Hamilton, Margaret Thatcher and Julia Child.Read more

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  3. Adam Sandler and Chris Columbus Teaming Up for 'Hello Ghost' (Exclusive)

    3:09 pm 6/13/2013

    Universal has optioned the remake rights to the Korean supernatural comedy. Read more

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  4. Chris Columbus' 1492 Pictures Acquires Santa Claus-Themed Spec Script

    10:54 am 6/13/2013

    "Short Circuit" writer Matt Lieberman penned "12/24," which is based on an idea by David Guggenheim. Read more

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  5. Chris Columbus in Talks to Direct 'Pixels' for Columbia and Happy Madison (Exclusive)

    11:12 am 5/28/2013

    Happy Madison’s Adam Sandler and Jack Giarraputo are producing the project, which is based on a hot Internet short by Patrick Jean.Read more

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  6. Chris Columbus on Debut Novel: It's the 'Cousin' of 'Goonies' (Q&A)

    3:40 pm 4/24/2013

    "House of Secrets" is the writer-director's first foray into literature.Read more

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  7. Comic-Con 2012: Chris Columbus to Produce, Direct Horror Film Based on Creepy Magazine

    11:32 am 7/12/2012

    His 1492 production company is partnering with Submarine/New Comic Company on the film, which will include segments from three other directors.Read more

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  8. Chris Columbus' 1492 Pictures Acquires Rights to John Grisham's 'Calico Joe'

    11:37 am 6/4/2012

    The author's latest book, which is set in the world of Major League Baseball, debuted in April at No. 1 on the "New York Times" bestseller list.Read more

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  9. CBS Orders Drama Pilots from Chris Columbus, Nicholas Pileggi and Ilene Chaiken

    6:07 pm 1/26/2012

    CBS greenlights projects centered on cops, private investigators and other crime-solvers.Read more

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  10. Chris Columbus' 1492 Pictures Partnering With ro*co prods. to Adapt Docs Into Dramas

    2:58 pm 1/21/2012

    The first film of the new partnership is slated to be a an adaptation of 2011 Sundance documentary "Crime After Crime."Read more

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