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Chinese crackdown

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The Chinese film biz launched a new body Monday to push for greater copyright protection and help the government draw up intellectual property rights, still a relatively new concept in China.

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U understands love

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Universal Pictures has made a preemptive acquisition of "The Understanding," a romantic comedy pitch for a script to be written by Lorene Scafaria. U-based Double Feature Films partners Michael…

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U cozies up with Apatow

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After scoring with his directing debut "The 40-Year-Old Virgin," Judd Apatow has jumped into bed with Universal again for a romantic comedy follow-up. The studio has acquired an untitled pitch that…

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Lord of cha-ching

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Saul Zaentz now holds the record for the biggest payday ever earned by a movie producer for a film franchise he didn't even produce. Zaentz purchased the rights to J.R.R. Tolkien's "Lord of the…

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