Warner Bros Slams Weinsteins’ $75M Lawsuit Over ‘Hobbit’ Profits

By | Wednesday December 11, 2013 @ 9:58am PST

NEW DJP LEGAL BADGEThe studio today said that Bob and Harvey Weinstein made a big “blunder” over the rights to The Hobbit movies and now they’re trying to fix their own mistake through the courts by suing over Read More »

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Weinsteins Ordered To Show ‘Escape From Planet Earth’ To Filmmakers Suing For $50M

They didn’t get to make Escape From Planet Earth but the producer and the director suing the Weinstein Company for $50 million will get to see it soon. “Brian Inerfeld, Tony Leech and their counsel (collectively “Plaintiffs) shall … Read More »

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Weinstein Co. Plans To Launch TV Division With Meryl Poster In Talks To Run It

By | Tuesday January 18, 2011 @ 5:25pm PST
Nellie Andreeva

EXCLUSIVE: Harvey and Bob Weinstein are plotting a big re-entry into television and are talking to an old pal, producer Meryl Poster, to run the new Weinstein Co. TV arm. Poster worked with the Weinsteins for 16 years at their … Read More »

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Weinsteins Buy 25% Stake In Starz Media

Mike Fleming

Englewood, Colo. and New York, NY (January 4, 2011) – In a significant strategic partnership within the ever-changing home/digital entertainment market, Starz, LLC has agreed to sell The Weinstein Company (TWC) a 25% stake in Starz Media, LLC, a

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Burying Hatchet With Weinsteins Big Step In Miramax Plan

Mike Fleming

Deadline this morning posted news of the deal for Miramax and The Weinstein Company to partner on sequels. Here are some more details.

The deal ended bad blood between the parties, stemming from Harvey and Bob Weinstein failing to reclaim … Read More »

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It’s Official: Disney Seals Sale of Miramax

The Walt Disney Co’s sale of Miramax Films to Filmyard Holdings for $663 million — subject to certain adjustments — has been completed, it was announced today by both companies. The actual owners are construction magnate Ron Tutor and Tom Barrack’s Santa … Read More »

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42 West’s Bladimiar Norman Will Spearhead Marketing For Weinsteins

Mike Fleming

EXCLUSIVE: Harvey and Bob Weinstein’s restructured The Weinstein Company has been gearing up slates, and hiring veterans to run the TWC and Dimension film labels. Now, they are about to fill the void in marketing, and the choice is a … Read More »

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TOLDJA! Done Deal: Disney Sells Miramax To Ron Tutor & Colony Capital For $660M

Miramax Deal “95%” Done
Colony Capital Now Leading Ron Tutor’s Miramax Negotiations

Back on July 8th I was the first to tell you … Read More »

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EXCLUSIVE: Guillermo Del Toro Talks About ‘Don’t Be Afraid Of The Dark,’ And Lessons Learned Before Leaving ‘The Hobbit’

Mike Fleming

He’s a geek god when he walks the halls of Comic-Con. But Guillermo del Toro just told me he feels the phalanx of print and web media at the festival gave short shrift to the reaction of … Read More »

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