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  1. Fay Vincent Remembers Jerry Weintraub: "He Was a Born Risk-Taker" (Guest Column)

    8:15 am 7/17/2015

    The former Columbia Pictures CEO, who also served as Commissioner of Major League Baseball, recalls his old friend, the irrepressible producer.Read more

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  2. 'The Brink' Creators on Jerry Weintraub: "He Had Your Back, Not His Own"

    8:00 am 7/15/2015

    The duo behind HBO's political satire owe their A-list director and cast to the late producer, who wouldn't even let execs see the pilot unless he could screen it his way.Read more

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  3. When Jerry Weintraub Threatened to Break My Kneecap

    8:00 am 7/15/2015

    THR's Kim Masters remembers a producer defined by hits ('Ocean's Eleven,' 'The Karate Kid'), flops ('My Stepmother Is an Alien'), an unconventional love life and temper flares that punctured his charm.Read more

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  4. William Friedkin Pens Tribute to Jerry Weintraub: "He Played the Game Better Than Anyone"

    8:00 am 7/15/2015

    Fresh off 'The Exorcist,' the young hotshot director met the late megaproducer while trying to get Sinatra tickets from him in 1974. Soon after, they were making the controversial gay serial-killer film 'Cruising' together — and that's when the real craziness started.Read more

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  5. Jack Black Mourns Jerry Weintraub on 'GMA'

    7:28 am 7/8/2015

    Weintraub executive produced Black's HBO series 'The Brink.Read more

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  6. George Clooney, Ralph Macchio Among Stars Mourning Jerry Weintraub

    3:16 pm 7/6/2015

    The producer behind films like the 'Ocean's' trilogy and the 'Karate Kid' movies died Monday at 77.Read more

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  7. L.A.'s Walt Disney of Shopping: Rick Caruso on Expansion Plans, Whose Advice He Seeks in Hollywood

    9:00 am 5/21/2015

    The billionaire developer of L.A.'s The Grove — which draws more yearly visitors than Disneyland and generates the second-highest revenue per square foot of any shopping center in the U.S. — now has his sights on Los Angeles' wealthy Pacific Palisades neighborhood as the visionary goes after the one thing he still hasn't won: critical respect.Read more

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  8. Hong Kong Filmart: Beijing Galloping Horse Pacts with Cameron Jones

    2:53 am 3/26/2015

    Jones will produce a U.S-China co-pro with Galloping Horse, which is restructuring after the death of its founder Li Ming.Read more

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  9. Telluride: 'Red Army' Joins 'Keep on Keepin' On' at Top of Heap of Best Doc Oscar Contenders

    1:45 pm 9/1/2014

    Gabe Polsky's film explores the lives and careers of five Russian hockey stars before and after their devastating loss to America in the 1980 OlympicsRead more

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  10. 'Years of Living Dangerously' Named First Honoree of 2014 Environmental Media Awards (Exclusive)

    10:08 am 8/7/2014

    The Showtime documentary series about climate change will be feted at the Oct. 18 ceremony and is also currently nominated for two Emmy awards.Read more

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