The Horse’s Mouth: Joe Biden, ‘Pets’ Project & Windows 95

By | Tuesday February 11, 2014 @ 1:56pm PST

The Horses MouthYears ago when working at the trades, one of the most popular features we did was The Horse’s Mouth, where we collected comments and unusual conversations we had with people across the film and TV industries and shared them with our readers. We’ll never tell, but you know who you are:
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Joe BidenDeadline Commenter: I have three words for that: Joe Biden.
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Reporter: I left a message for Sanford [Panitch], too.
Assistant: The name of the movie is Sanford 2?
Reporter: No, Sanford Panitch. He works at Fox with you.
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Fox 2000 EVP Carla Hacken Becomes New Regency Production President

Mike Fleming

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Former Paramount Production President Brad Weston In Talks For New Regency CEO

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Fox Home Entertainment Launches World Cinema Video Label

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Fox International Acquires Worldwide Rights To Viggo Mortensen-Starrer ‘Everybody Has A Plan’

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Jim Gianopulos/Tom Rothman Form New Unit, Fox International Productions; Panitch Leaves Regency To Head FIP

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Sanford Panitch has left Regency to run Fox International Productions (FIP), a newly formed international production umbrella unit of Fox Filmed Entertainment that will produce, acquire and distribute local language films around the globe. Fox Filmed Entertainment chairmen/CEOs, Jim … Read More »

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