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Microcast streams MGM clips

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Streaming-video service Microcast has inked a deal with MGM to stream three-minute clips from 100 of the studio’s movies, including “Some Like It Hot,” “Rocky” and “The Birdcage,” at http://www.mgm.com. As part of the multiyear arrangement, Microcast will also stream trailers and behind-the-scenes footage of upcoming MGM pics on the studio’s “Trailers & Clips” page that also offers audio clips, music clips and photos. The Lion owns the largest film library in the world, with more than 4,100 titles.

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