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CALIFORNIA SAYS TAX INCENTIVES ARE DOING THEIR JOB

June 29, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

While some states are considering cutting back — or even eliminating — the tax incentives that they offer filmmakers, claiming that they’re losing more than they’re gaining from them, California claims that the relatively modest tax incentives that it offers are pumping $3.8 billion annually into the California economy and created 20,000 jobs during the […]

CROCODILE DUNDEE: A “PRISONER” IN HIS OWN COUNTRY?

August 26, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Paul Hogan, who played Crocodile Dundee in the movies and was the poster boy for Australian tourism for many years, has wound up essentially a prisoner in his own country. Hogan, who now lives in Los Angeles, arrived in Australia last week to attend the funeral of his mother but was prevented from leaving until […]