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March 29, 2013

gangsofnewyorkseries Miramax and Scorsese Developing Gangs of New York TV SeriesMiramax and Academy Award-winning director Martin Scorsese announced today that they are developing a television series based on the film Gangs of New York. The original film released in 2002 by Miramax and starring Leonardo DiCaprio, Cameron Diaz and Daniel Day-Lewis, focused on early confrontations between rival gangs in New York in the mid to late 1800’s.


Colony Capital takes control of Miramax from Disney for $660m

US private equity firm Colony Capital, alongside construction industry magnate Ronald Tutor, has picked up Miramax from owner Disney for around… Continue reading Colony Capital takes control of Miramax from Disney for $660m

One of the most popular billionaires, Ron Burkle, recently denied the rumors that the negotiations between Walt Disney Co. and them are on the rocks. The Weinstein brothers along with their potential partners are trying to buy Miramax Films division from the said company.
In a recent statement sent out by the bidders, they said that [...] Continue reading Burkle Weinsteins: Negotiations are on-going for Miramax

y28173 260x195 The Inglourious Decline of Miramax Films

Miramax Films is dying. The onetime Oscar darling, which produced best picture nominees for 12 straight years, didn't win a single Academy Award last year. This year it didn't warrant a nomination.