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Trailer: World War II Hollywood Directors “Five Came Back”

The series “Five Came Back” is about John Ford, William Wyler, John Huston, Frank Capra, and George Stevens.  These five prominent Hollywood filmmakers went out in World War II to document this horrific event in their own unique way. If you don’t know already, you will know that I am a history junkie for World War…

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Viacom – Shifting Gears

Viacom Needs to Think Like  “Via.Com” Viacom was profitable, but those profits fell. For the first quarter, Viacom’s profit fell 12% to$396 million, or $1 a share, compared with $449 million, or $1.13 a share, in the prior-year quarter. Excluding certain items, Viacom earned $1.04 a share. Revenue grew 5.4% to $3.32 billion, but was…

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