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Starz releases ‘The Interview’ from Sony output deal

Premium cable and satellite television network Starz has released “The Interview” from its output deal with Sony Pictures Entertainment. A representative from the company issued a statement saying: “As the situation with ‘The Interview’ is new territory and has been constantly evolving, Starz released the film from its output deal in order to allow Sony maximum flexibility with their distribution ...

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Universal buys Steve Jobs biopic film from Sony Pictures for $30 Mln

Universal Pictures has taken over the biopic on Apple co-founder Steve Jobs from Sony Pictures half-way due to mounting expenses on the film, said a studio spokesperson. Attributing it to some sources, hollywoodreporter.com said the project has been acquired for more than $30 million. Filmmaker Danny Boyle is directing the biopic, the script of which is written by Aaron Sorkin. ...

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Sony Pictures hacked by cyber attackers?

Sony Pictures Entertainment has become the victim of a large-scale cyber attack. According to a source, the motion picture giant’s computer systems were shut down by a cyber intrusion Monday, reports variety.com. A picture of a skeleton with message from the hackers saying “Hacked by #GOP” threatened to release the company’s “top secrets”. A spokesperson for the corporation said of ...

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