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SOLD: Disney Dumps Miramax For $660 Million

AP | ANDREW VANACORE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

NEW YORK — The Walt Disney Co. is selling Miramax Films to a group of investors for $660 million, marking a new phase for a studio that helped l...

Weinsteins' Deal To Reclaim Miramax Falls Apart

Los Angeles Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

Bob and Harvey Weinstein's long-in-the-works deal to reclaim independent movie label Miramax Films from the Walt Disney Co. has fallen apart after sev...

Burkle, Weinsteins Deny Talks Failed On Miramax

AP | RYAN NAKASHIMA | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES — Billionaire Ron Burkle and potential partners the Weinstein brothers denied reports Friday that talks to buy The Walt Disney Co.'s...

FINALLY: Miramax Sold To Tutor For $675 Million, Harvey Weinstein Crushed

thewrap.com | Sharon Waxman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

Los Angeles billionaire Ronald Tutor and his partners Morgan Creek, Colony Capital and David Bergstein have reached agreement to buy Miramax from The ...

Ultrasuede: In Search Of Halston Part II

Eric Gaskins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Eric Gaskins

This film has stayed with me the whole weekend after having seen it on Friday night. That's usually the sign of a good film, but in this case I'm not altogether convinced.

Bidding For Miramax Intensifies

Los Angeles Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

Only a few weeks ago, it looked like the Walt Disney Co. wasn't going to raise anywhere near the $700 million asking price for its Miramax film librar...

Harvey Weinstein, Georgina Chapman Expecting A Baby

Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

Somehow we missed this last week, but Marchesa designer Georgina Chapman and her husband, film producer Harvey Weinstein are expecting a baby, Daily F...

Disney Receives Three Bids For Miramax

Los Angeles Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

Walt Disney Co. has received three bids for the specialty label Miramax Films, people close to the situation said, and now has to decide whether to se...

Burkle, Weinsteins In Talks To Bid For Miramax

Los Angeles Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

Once again Walt Disney Co. has pushed back the deadline for submitting bids to acquire the specialty label Miramax Films to April 5, according to peop...

At the Movies: The Curtain Falls on a Chicago Institution

Donald Liebenson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Donald Liebenson

Siskel and Ebert were the unlikeliest of pop culture icons. The cancellation of At the Movies is another ominous portent for the future of serious film criticism.

LA's Losers Of The Week, May 28

Huffington Post | Billy Silverman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

A round-up of biggest losers of the week, click here to see the winners. Kenneth Starr: The downfall of A-list financial adviser Kenneth Starr...

Quentin Tarantino Nearly Damages Million Dollar James Rosenquist Painting

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Quentin Tarantino nearly pulled a "Steve Wynn" at the Upper East side home of gallerist Nathan Bernstein yesterday. Page Six reports that Tarantino w...

Disney Tries to Sell Miramax, But What's It Worth?

The Wrap | Sharon Waxman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

Disney's quiet shopping of Miramax has attracted interest from several bidders, though not merely the usual suspects. Several insiders think the $700 ...

Harvey Weinstein Wants Miramax Name Back

Deadline Hollywood Daily | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

I've learned from London sources that Harvey Weinstein wants to buy back the Miramax name from Disney and is already making moves towards that goal. T...

Patrick Liotard-Vogt, New Kid On The Block: Swiss Mogul, 25, On Buying Harvey Weinstein's Shares In ASMALLWORLD

Sabine Heller | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Sabine Heller

Patrick Liotard-Vogt is a 25- year-old with big ideas, and a bank account to finance them. The Swiss media mogul earned his stripes this week when he bought out Harvey Weinstein's shares in ASMALLWORLD.

Why No One in L.A. Grows Old

Rabbi David Wolpe | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Rabbi David Wolpe

Until autumn comes to LA, there will be a culture of perpetual youth, till death does us part.

Polanski Punishment Should Fit the Crime - Period

Diane Dimond | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Diane Dimond

The only question right now should be why Roman Polanski fled the United States 32 years ago and denied justice for the child in the first place. He'd pleaded guilty to the crime and ran away like a coward.

Morgan Spurlock's Grudge Against Harvey Weinsten

nypost.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Morgan Spurlock is nursing a super-size grudge against Harvey Weinstein. At a recent dinner party hosted by the Atlantic's dashing blond president, Ju...

Harvey Weinstein Sells ASMALLWORLD Stake

Huffington Post | Danny Shea | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

The Weinstein Company has sold its stake in high-end social networking site ASMALLWORLD. Swiss entrepreneur Patrick Liotard-Vogt, 25, has purchased B...

Ronson, Chapman Receive Arts Leadership Award

Michael Rudoy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Michael Rudoy

On October 29, Mark Ronson and Georgina Chapman received the Arts Leadership Award presented by Music Unites and the Young Patrons of Lincoln Center at Lincoln Center's Alice Tully Hall.

Who's Afraid of Harvey Weinstein?

Jennifer Delaney | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Jennifer Delaney

The sad fact is that many people in Hollywood probably think that what Polanski did is reprehensible but lack the real courage to go against Harvey Weinstein, Martin Scorsese and Woody Allen.

I'm Not Exactly Afraid of Really Intense Fashion

Ellie Kemper | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Ellie Kemper

In LA, people dress with the deep and earnest hope that people will do nothing but stare at them. It's a city of discovery and possibility and earthquakes and wildfires; anything can happen.

ASMallWorld.Net: Weinstein Co. Selling Controlling Stake In Exclusive Social Networking Site

LATimes | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

The film and entertainment company, which has been shedding staff in the wake of restructuring its operations, is selling its majority stake in aSmall...

'A Steady Rain' Opening Night: Seinfelds, Murdochs, Liev, Broderick & More (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

After bonzo box office, 'A Steady Rain' opened on Broadway Tuesday night after weeks of previews. Stars Daniel Craig and Hugh Jackman were feted by fa...

Pro-Polanski Hollywood Bands Together To Protest Arrest

foxnews.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Actors and actresses from Harrison Ford to Debra Winger have reportedly joined the growing throng of liberal celebrities calling for Polanski to be re...