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  1. Reese Witherspoon: Hollywood is centuries behind on gender equalityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | ContactMusic.com

    The 'Wild' actress has slammed the film industry, claiming its views on gender disparity are outdated and insisting bosses don't accurately represent women in movies. When asked if she considers herself to be a feminist, the 38-year-old star said: ''Obviously I'm a feminist, and I'm incredibly aware of the huge, huge problems [with gender disparity] in Hollywood.

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  2. Hollywood's 25 Most Powerful AuthorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... Tatiana Siegel The real superheroes of the industry right now? These writers - ranked in order of influence - whose books are source material for more than 300 movie and TV projects, have helped rake in billions in box office and revenue, and prove ...

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  3. Apple Reservations commercialRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | MacLife

    In what has to be one of the quickest turnarounds in Hollywood history, the Steve Jobs biopic dumped by Sony last week has a new home at Universal, complete with a new leading man to play the iconic Apple CEO. Our Tuesday Morning Report also has the details on a pair of new iPhone 6 commercials, and an opportunity to win $5,000 for you and good cause just by giving Adobe Voice a spin on your iPad.

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  4. Universal picks up Steve Jobs film project from SonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Daily Herald

    The script is being co-written by Aaron Sorkin, who won an Oscar for writing the screenplay of "The Social Network." Comcast Corp.'s Universal Pictures is picking up plans to produce a film biography of Apple Inc. co-founder Steve Jobs less than a week after Sony Corp. gave up on the movie.

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  5. How Jason Reitman Is Planning To Break Out Of His SlumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Cinema Blend News

    After a string of critical hits, Jason Reitman has hit a rough patch with a pair of duds, Labor Day and Men, Women & Children . But Reitman is looking to turn things around with an enticing new project.

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  6. 'Utopia' International Emmy Win Won't Change Cancellation Decision in U.K.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Hollywood Reporter

    U.K network Channel 4's series Utopia may have scooped the best drama award at the 2014 International Emmys on Monday, but the show still won't return to U.K. TV screens. The second season of the series, developed by Kudos and created by BAFTA nominee Dennis Kelly , concluded on U.K. screens in August.

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  7. Gifts for Theater Fans, Every Person in New YorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Manhattan Users Guide

    For 40 years, a trove of Broadway window cards and posters sat forgotten in a warehouse. Found last year, the 'Lost Collection' is on sale at Triton .

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  8. Reese Witherspoon struggled with Wild sex scenesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | ContactMusic.com

    ... was totally committed to bringing Cheryl's story to the big screen, describing the tome as ''one of the most important books I've ever read in my life''. Cheryl decided to go backpacking at the age of 26 to re-evaluate her life after a succession of ...

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  9. Universal Takes Reigns of Steve Jobs Biopic from SonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | ComingSoon.net

    The winding saga of the Steve Jobs biopic continues ever on after Sony recently put the film into turnaround, which according to The Hollywood Reporter has led to Universal swiftly taking over the project with Danny Boyle remaining in the directors chair and Aaron Sorkin still scripting. Acclaimed actor Michael Fassbender is currently attached to play the enigmatic Apple CEO in a compressed story that has him dramatically interacting with figures such as co-founder Steve Wozniak and former CEO John Sculley.

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  10. 'Steve Jobs' movie finds another home and a new starRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Engadget

    Aaron Sorkin's adaptation of Walter Isaacson's biography of Steve Jobs may scream box office success, but actually making the movie has proven quite difficult. After two years of development, Sony Pictures decided to pass on the movie, but rival studio Universal has stepped in after allegedly paying $30 million for the rights.

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  11. Universal Picks Up Steve Jobs Movie, Danny Boyle and Michael Fassbender Still AttachedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | /film

    Last week Sony dumped Steve Jobs , but now Universal, as expected, is picking up the project. The Aaron Sorkin -scripted film seems to be mostly in the same condition it was when Amy Pascal and Sony decided the partnership was no longer right.

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  12. Fassbender replaces Bale as "Jobs" moves from Sony to UniversalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | CNET News.com

    Universal has paid $30 million to take on the Steve Jobs biopic written by Aaron Sorkin and helmed by Danny Boyle. Magneto has taken over from Batman in the story of Apple founder Steve Jobs.

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  13. Aaron Sorkin-led Steve Jobs biopic transfers to Universal, Fassbender set to star as JobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | O'Grady's PowerPage

    Per AppleInsider and Variety , Following Sony's surprise exit from Academy Award-winning screenwriter Aaron Sorkin's film about Apple cofounder Steve Jobs, Universal Studios has reportedly picked up the project with actor Michael Fassbender tapped to take on the lead role. As rumored last week when Sony dropped backing for the project, Universal has taken the reins of the film based on Walter Isaacson's biography "Steve Jobs," reports Variety.

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  14. The Steve Jobs Biopic Is Back On, But With This Major ChangeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Cinema Blend News

    When Apple co-founder and renowned innovator Steve Jobs passed away in 2011, the world mourned. Shortly thereafter, he was remembered in the biopic Jobs , with Ashton Kutcher in the title role.

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  15. JK Rowling finishes Harry Potter spin-off script: what to expectRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | The First Post

    JK Rowling has completed the script for the Harry Potter spin-off Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, set 70 years before Harry arrives at Hogwarts. Harry Potter franchise producer David Heyman told the Daily Mirror at yesterday's London premiere of the Paddington movie that Rowling had written a "wonderful" script.

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  16. Steve Jobs Movie Picked Up By UniversalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Ubergizmo

    There has been a lot of speculation about the Steve Jobs movie, the rights to which were initially acquired by Sony Pictures . This movie is based on the official biography of the Apple co-founder written by Walter Isaacson.

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  17. 'Exodus,' 'Unbroken,' 'Wild' take the road-trip movie on new pathsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Los Angeles Times

    Ridley Scott's new movie, "Exodus," may be many things, but a road movie might not be the first thing that comes to mind. Yet the biblical tale about a man looking for his god who helps a people flee enslavement is in many ways the original road story.

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  18. How to Build a New Habit - And Make it StickRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | PsychCentral

    If you are, it's not necessarily a result of your income, personal circumstances, upbringing, or any other variable. It's a result of something a lot more powerful, something you have complete control over.

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  19. Educating Yorkshire, Utopia and The Tunnel win at International EmmysRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Radio Times

    British talent enjoyed a successful evening at last night's International Emmy Awards, scoring several gongs with Stephen Dillane named best actor. The Game of Thrones star was awarded the prize for his performance as Karl Roebuck in The Tunnel, an English language remake of Danish series The Bridge which also starred Clemence Poesy.

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  20. Neil Young Firmly In the Driver's Seat on Special DeluxeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Houston Press

    Neil Young's lifelong fascination with classic cars comes to the page in "Special Deluxe; this shot is from his recent road movie/documentary "Neil Young Journeys." Fans of Canada's Greatest Musical Export were happy to hear that he would be delivering a second, meaty memoir just two years after the well-received Waging Heavy Peace .

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