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  1. Video Game Sales Hit Four-Year Low in May

    5:43 am 6/14/2011

    "L.A. Noire" was the top-selling game, but one analyst says a digital release for "Call of Duty: Black Ops" "shifted some dollars that might have been spent on new physical content at retail.” Read more

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  2. Tim Haslam Steps Down as HanWay Films CEO

    5:10 am 6/14/2011

    HanWay Films CEO Tim Haslam has stepped down after seven years at the British-based sales and finance operation, with the resulting management shakeup seeing Thorsten Schumacher appointed managing director and Jan Spielhoff take up the reins as chief operating officer.Read more

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  3. Lynne Segall Named Senior Vice President & Publisher of The Hollywood Reporter

    12:25 am 6/14/2011

    The industry vet returns to THR, where she will oversee development and execution of advertising sales and business development strategies as well as marketing initiatives for the brand’s weekly magazine, growing website and digital offerings.Read more

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  4. North American Licensing Revenue Drops for Third Year

    9:01 pm 6/13/2011

    As the annual Licensing International Expo in Las Vegas kicks off, an industry group reports a 1.9 percent decline in 2010 to $5.07 billion, after an 8.7 percent decrease a year earlier, but cites positive signs.Read more

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  5. Report Predicts Rebound in Entertainment, Media Spending Over Next Five Years

    8:28 pm 6/13/2011

    In its annual Global Entertainment & Media Outlook, PricewaterhouseCoopers projects a compound annual growth rate of 5.7 percent globally and a 4.6 percent U.S. growth rate to $555 billion with film gains set to outpace video game growth.Read more

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  6. Cabbage Patch Kids to Get Animated

    5:23 pm 6/13/2011

    Galen Walker, who is producing a Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles movie, has picked up rights to the the toy, which became a phenomenon in 1983.Read more

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  7. Oprah, Media Moguls and Netflix Talk on Tap for Cable Show

    3:27 pm 6/13/2011

    The 60th annual industry gathering in Chicago kicks off Tuesday.Read more

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  8. Discovery Communications, Hasbro Venture The Hub Revises Fees for Animation Fare

    8:46 am 6/13/2011

    The kids network, which has gotten off to a slow ratings start, said the change will trigger testing for possible goodwill impairment, according to a regulatory filing. Read more

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  9. Bloomberg Takes Comcast Channel Placement Dispute to FCC

    7:37 am 6/13/2011

    


Bloomberg filed a channel “neighborhooding” complaint with the FCC, arguing
the cable giant is ignoring a condition placed on it in the NBCUniversal
deal, while Comcast reiterates that Bloomberg misinterpreted the condition.

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  10. Laura Ziskin: 7 Things You Didn't Know About the Spider-Man Producer

    6:22 am 6/13/2011

    Look back on her notable career.Read more

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