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UPI Almanac for Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2013.
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'Godfather' prequel suit settled

NEW YORK, Dec. 22 (UPI) -- Paramount Pictures and the estate of Mario Puzo, the author of "The Godfather," have settled a legal battle in New York over the publication of a prequel.

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UPI Almanac for Monday, Oct. 15, 2012.
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Paramount suing over 'Godfather' prequel

Paramount suing over 'Godfather' prequel

NEW YORK, Feb. 22 (UPI) -- Paramount Pictures has filed a lawsuit in Manhattan Federal Court to block the publication of a prequel to "The Godfather."
Twitter users fill Wikipedia void

Twitter users fill Wikipedia void

SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 18 (UPI) -- Users of San Francisco-based microblogging site Twitter are filling the void during the 24-hour Wikipedia blackout by sharing their own "facts."
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Coppola regrets 'Godfather' sequels

Coppola regrets 'Godfather' sequels

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 21 (UPI) -- Hollywood filmmaker Francis Ford Coppola told TMZ "The Godfather" shouldn't have been followed up with two sequels, one of which won the Best Picture Oscar.

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UPI Almanac for Saturday, Oct. 15, 2011.
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Puzo estate settles 'Godfather' lawsuit

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 8 (UPI) -- A lawyer for the estate of the late U.S. author Mario Puzo, who wrote "The Godfather," has settled a lawsuit over a computer game named after the novel.

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UPI Almanac for Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2008.
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UPI almanac for Monday, Oct. 15, 2007.
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UPI almanacs for Sunday, Oct. 15, 2006.
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Film writers pick 'Casablanca' as best

LOS ANGELES, April 7 (UPI) -- The Writers Guild of America has chosen "Casablanca" as the best screenplay ever written.

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Today is Saturday, Oct. 15, the 288th day of 2005 with 77 to follow.
By United Press International

Brando memorabilia yields $2.4 million

NEW YORK, July 1 (UPI) -- Some of the most personal possessions of late Hollywood actor Marlon Brando brought in some $2.4 million at auction at Christie's New York.

Marlon Brando returns for video game

LOS ANGELES, Dec. 15 (UPI) -- Marlon Brando will star as "The Godfather" again, in a new video game based on the Oscar-winning movie, The Hollywood Reporter said Wednesday.

Pacino hasn't ruled out 'Godfather 4'

NEW YORK, Dec. 8 (UPI) -- Film icon Al Pacino says he hasn't ruled out starring in a fourth "Godfather" movie, as long as Francis Ford Coppola is at the helm.

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Today is Friday, Oct. 15, the 289th day of 2004 with 77 to follow.
By United Press International

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Today is Wednesday, Oct. 15, the 288th day of 2003 with 77 to follow.
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Entertainment Today: Showbiz News

Cher says she doesn't like Michael Jackson any more because of the way he treats his kids.
KAREN BUTLER, United Press International

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Today is Tuesday, Oct. 15, the 288th day of 2002 with 77 to follow.
By United Press International

The Vegas Guy: Forgotten mobsters

LAS VEGAS, Feb. 12 (UPI) -- Twenty years ago a false report by NBC News claimed that Wayne Newton was owned by the mob. At that crucial time, when mob influence in Vegas was actually dying
JOE BOB BRIGGS, The Vegas Guy

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Today is Monday, Oct. 15, the 288th day of 2001 with 77 to follow.
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