Call it "Exorcist: A Second Beginning."
A controversial law decree that will save Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi's Rete 4 station from a court-ordered blackout was rammed through Italy's Parliament on Tuesday.
The city of Rome, Cinecitta Studios and a consortium of local audiovisual industries will revamp the capital's faltering film commission to lure more film and TV coin.
Domestic Film DAILY
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The Equalizer1Daily:$3.0M Cumulative:$37.1M Sony / Columbia -63.56%
The Maze Runner
The Maze Runner2Daily:$968,406 Cumulative:$58.9M Fox -77.28%
The Boxtrolls3Daily:$733,441 Cumulative:$18.0M Focus -84.99%
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