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Chinese conglomerate The Dalian Wanda Group will complete its acquisition of AMC by the end of August, the companies announced on Wednesday. Wanda and AMC announced in May that they had agreed to a deal whereby the Dalian Wanda Group would pay $2.6 million for the United States' second-largest theater chain. AMC has been owned since 2004 by an investment group that includes the Apollo Investment Fund, J. P. Morgan Partners, Bain Capital Investors, the Carlyle Group and others. Also read: Chinese Film Power: Wanda Group Buys AMC Theater Chain The deal is still »
- Lucas Shaw
Women are nicer than men. There are exceptions. Most people of both sexes are probably fairly nice, given the nature of their upbringing and opportunities. But in terms of their lifelong natures, women are kinder, more empathetic, more generous. And the sooner more of them take positions of power, the better our chances as a species. This occurred to me while watching a forthcoming movie named "Where Do We Go Now?" It could have occurred during dozens or hundreds of movies. It's set in a tiny village in Lebanon, where Christians and Muslims have lived peacefully side-by-side for generations. Now the local men have become worked up by strife they see on TV, and have decided that even in their village, without any provocation, they need to start hating and fighting each other.
The women are tired of burying their sons and husbands. They conspire to distract the men from their foolish chest-beating. »
- Roger Ebert
2 items from 2012
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