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  1. The Weinstein Co. Agrees to Exclusive Streaming Deal With Netflix

    6:29 am 8/20/2013

    First-run films will be available solely through the subscription service during their premium pay-TV window, starting with titles released in 2016.Read more

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  2. Controversy Brews Over Increased Security at 'Butler' Screening Outside D.C.

    6:56 am 8/19/2013

    A couple claims the presence of police officers in the theater led them to feel racially profiled; Regal Entertainment says the additional personnel was merely due to the popularity of the film.Read more

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  3. Lee Daniels' The Butler': Reagan Biographers Slam President's Portrayal

    3:02 pm 8/16/2013

    Paul Kengor, author of two books about the 40th president, says some scenes could amount to "Hollywood malpractice" and "ideologically driven fiction."Read more

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  4. 'Lee Daniels' The Butler' Cast Talk About the Basis for Their Characters (Video)

    6:39 pm 8/13/2013

    Forest Whitaker, Oprah Winfrey, Cuba Gooding Jr. and David Oyelowo discuss the real and fictional inspirations for their roles while the film's director speaks about capturing the emotional reality of the civil rights movement.Read more

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  5. 'The Grandmaster' Mixed in Dolby Atmos

    11:52 am 8/13/2013

    The technology "will use sound to transport audiences right into the film action," director Wong Kar-Wai says.Read more

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  6. 'Lee Daniels' The Butler' Cast on Creating Their Characters

    11:21 am 8/13/2013

    The stars of Lee Daniels' new drama discuss the real and fictional inspirations for their roles and what the civil rights movement means to them.Read more

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  7. 'Lee Daniels' The Butler' L.A. Premiere: Director, Cast Talk About the Film's Social Impact

    2:55 am 8/13/2013

    The stars and helmer also discuss the upcoming trend of movies featuring African-Americans fighting for justice.Read more

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  8. The Weinstein Company Adapting Historical Thriller 'The Hour of Peril'

    4:36 pm 8/12/2013

    The producers acquire the rights to the New York Times best-seller, eying a TV miniseries.Read more

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  9. Lee Daniels on 'The Butler': 'I Don't Feel So Good About the Title' (Video)

    2:33 pm 8/9/2013

    But while the director's concerned, castmembers told THR they were fine with the movie's name and liked the extra attention the dispute generated.Read more

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  10. 'Lee Daniels' The Butler' Cast, Director Talk About Title Fight

    9:38 am 8/9/2013

    They address the recent dispute with Warner Bros. that resulted in the name of the film being changed.Read more

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