Aug 18 • 32M

Leaks, Meetings & Calls. Oh My!

After months of silence, studio heads seem newly committed to ending the industry shutdown

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It’s hard to argue against apparent progress in talks to end at least one of the strikes. “There are some real numbers in the mix here now, and whatever majeure could’ve been forced has been forced at this point,” says Sean McNulty, joined by Elaine Low and Richard Rushfield to talk details of the seeming grand finale to the shutdown. Also: an analysis of fall movies, indies in particular (22:24), The Ankler’s interview with FTC chair Lina Khan and what it augurs for Hollywood (7:06); and Richard’s plea for town execs to step up and save the Cinerama Dome (27:16).

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