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  1. Dish Network Trying to Lure Away Disaffected Netflix Users

    3:19 pm 6/21/2011

    In a tweet, the satellite TV provider lists movie titles that are suddenly unavailable for streaming at Netflix due to a contractual issue between Starz and Sony.Read more

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  2. Analysts Discuss Starz's Decision to Pull Sony Films from Netflix Streaming Service

    10:49 am 6/20/2011

    "Netflix will likely have to renew with Starz under much higher terms sooner than the first quarter 2012 contract expiration," says Stifel, Nicolaus expert Drew Crum said, while another analyst expect Sony to get a bigger cut of Netflix revenue from Starz.Read more

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  3. Sony Movies Disappear from Netflix Streaming Service

    11:22 am 6/17/2011

    "This is the result of a temporary contract issue between Sony and Starz," Netflix says in a blog post.Read more

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  4. Starz to Launch Spanish-Language Channel Encore Espanol

    5:42 am 5/31/2011

    The network is expected to launch on Aug. 1 as the company also tweaks some existing Encore offers, making Movieplex its own discreet channel and rebranding Encore Wam under the name Encore Family.Read more

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  5. Liberty Media CEO Lauds Recovery of QVC Japan After Natural Disaster

    1:27 pm 5/24/2011

    Greg Maffei also discusses Starz and Liberty’s $1 billion bid for Barnes & Noble. Read more

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  6. Wall Street Debates John Malone's Play for Barnes & Noble

    1:56 pm 5/20/2011

    "The offer appears to be a purely financial proposal to acquire an asset that Liberty [Media] management views as undervalued," Barclays Capital analyst James Ratcliffe says.Read more

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  7. Liberty Bids $1 Billion to Acquire Barnes & Noble

    7:30 pm 5/19/2011

    John Malone's company wants to pay $17 a share, a 20% premium, for the chain of book stores.Read more

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  8. Liberty Media’s Starz Posts Stronger Quarterly Results

    6:04 am 5/6/2011

    "The first quarter marked another period of solid results and new highs in subscriptions to the Starz and Encore flagship channels," said Starz president and CEO Chris Albrecht.Read more

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  9. Starz Sues Dish Over Year-Long Give-Away of Premium Channels

    12:13 pm 5/3/2011

    Walt Disney, which has a film output deal with Starz, has also filed a complained against satellite TV provider Dish.Read more

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  10. Dana Booton Promoted to Head of Production at Film Roman

    1:24 pm 5/2/2011

    She will also be general manager of the animation studio behind such TV shows as The Simpsons and King of the Hill.Read more

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