A federal judge has ruled in favor of Angelina Jolie and producers of “In the Land of Blood and Honey” in a suit in which an author claimed that the project lifted from his novel about war-torn…
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Tad Smith, former CEO of Variety parent company Reed Business Information, has been named prexy of the local media division for Cablevision Systems Corp.
Reed Elsevier announced today its intention to sell off a significant portion of its Reed Business Information-US division. Variety is among the titles it will retain; others that RBI-US intends to…
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