Last week offered some big plot twists in the ongoing saga of Silvio Berlusconi, who was sentenced to jail just a few days after sealing an important and strategic deal for his Italian pay-TV service.
From the August 06, 2013 issue of Variety
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As is, this summer lark has its moments but hardly merits hitting the "save" button.