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Movie studios may sidestep theater chains in deals for early Apple iTunes rentals

Movie studios looking to set up early-access rentals with companies like Apple and Comcast may reportedly push ahead with those negotiations and skip revenue sharing with theater chains, if the latter don't reduce their demands.
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