The Hollywood News Banter

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Kim Masters and John Horn banter about some of this week's top Hollywood news stories.

- MPAA announces plans to enhance the explainers on PG 13 films. The Parents' Television Council responds.
- John Fithian, President and CEO of the National Association of Theater Owners calls for fewer R-rated movies from studios.
- Conflict between Disney and the two large theater chains, AMC and Regal, over the share of tickets for the upcoming Iron Man 3.
-Paramount plans a Chinese reality TV show to cast some Chinese professional and amateur actors in Transformers 4. Hollywood "suits" like a marketing executive from Paramount and Sid Ganis, former head of The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences, and producer Lorenzo Di Bonaventura will be the 'judges' on the competition show.



Kim Masters