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Submission + - Movie Industry: Loss of control worse than piracy (

tlhIngan writes: Miramax CEO Mike Lang has admitted to what we all suspected. The biggest worry is a distribution monopoly, not piracy. They saw what happened to the music industry with iTunes, and vowed to not lose control and be at the mercy of Apple or whoever becomes the dominant distriubutor. Piracy is a minor problem — innovate or die — and see what the consumers are saying they want and provide it.

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