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“SCREAM” PRODUCER SUES WEINSTEINS FOR DROPPING HER

May 20, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Cathy Konrad, who produced the first three Scream movies is suing The Weinstein Co. because she was cut out of the upcoming fourth. In her lawsuit, filed Tuesday, Konrad said that her contract with the Weinsteins requires them to give her “first opportunity” to produce any sequel on the same terms as Scream 3. She […]

WEINSTEINS GET THEIR EXCLUSIVE WINDOW TO DEAL WITH DISNEY

April 19, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Both Hollywood trade publications, Variety and the Hollywood Reporter, reported over the weekend that Disney has agreed to give Bob and Harvey Weinstein and their backers an exclusive negotiating period to finalize a deal to buy Miramax. Neither publication, which each cited sources close to the negotiations, indicated how long a period the window would […]

WILL THE WEINSTEINS REGAIN MIRAMAX?

April 1, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Bob and Harvey Weinstein are the only ones left in the current bidding for Walt Disney’s Co.’s Miramax Films, the company they founded and sold to Disney in 1993 for $70 million. Disney reportedly is seeking ten times that figure for what is essentially the Miramax library. The Los Angeles Times reported today (Friday) that […]