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Clooney Vs Loeb on Tent Pole

========== http://www.deadline.com/2013/08/george-clooney-slams-sony-investor-daniel-loeb/ George Clooney To Hedge Fund Honcho Daniel Loeb: Stop Spreading Fear At Sony By MIKE FLEMING JR Friday August 2, 2013 @ 9:16am PDT EXCLUSIVE: George Clooney, who yesterday sent his Smokehouse Pictures partner Grant Heslov to Hollywood … Continue reading

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Return of New Hollywood?

http://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/New_Hollywood The 1950s and early 60s saw a Hollywood dominated by musicals, historical epics, and other films that benefited from the larger screens, wider framing and improved sound, and as early as 1957 the era was called a "New Hollywood".[3] … Continue reading

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Steven Spielberg and George Lucas predict film industry ‘implosion’

A Concept taken too far…http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tent-pole_(entertainment) Just as the previous trend was taken too far… http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/New_Hollywood#The_end_of_the_New_Hollywood_era ===== http://www.guardian.co.uk/film/2013/jun/13/steven-spielberg-george-lucas-film-industry/print Steven Spielberg and George Lucas predict film industry ‘implosion’ Veteran directors warned students in US about difficulty of getting projects into cinemas, and … Continue reading

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Shawshank Redemption Life Lessons

I still get goose bumps watching this scene everytime. Here is the quote from Urban Dictionary: In 1966, Andy Dufresne escaped from Shawshank prison. All they found of him was a muddy set of prison clothes, a bar of soap, and an old rock hammer, d… Continue reading

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Coen Brothers Meta Philosophy

The Coen Brothers Meta Philosophy Bad guys lose: Fargo Bad guys win: No country for old men Good guys win: Hudsucker proxy Good guys lose: A serious man Partial victory for good guys: True Grit You can never really be sure who will win and by how … Continue reading

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