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MICHAEL MOORE REACHES SETTLEMENT WITH WEINSTEINS

February 16, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

Documentary filmmaker Michael Moore has agreed to a settlement offer from The Weinstein Co. a month before his multi-million-dollar lawsuit against the company over alleged accounting irregularities was to go to trial, the Hollywood Reporter reported today (Thursday), citing recently filed court documents. Moore had hired an outside accounting firm to conduct an audit of […]

MOORE SAYS HE HOLDS “NO ILL WILL” TOWARD WEINSTEINS

April 4, 2011 by · 6 Comments 

Michael Moore insists that he has no intention of settling his lawsuit against The Weinstein Co., whom he has accused of cheating him out of at least $2.7 million in profits from his 2005 documentary Fahrenheit 9/11. “No settlement. No interest in one. Discovery and depositions will reveal how the accounting is done, once and […]

HARRY POTTER: A LOSER?

July 7, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Deadline Hollywood blogger Nikki Finke has put the spotlight on another egregious example of Hollywood accounting practices — displaying on her website a net profit statement for Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix showing that while the film grossed $938.2 million worldwide, it has thus far failed to make a profit — and […]