Screen Junkies » JD Salinger http://www.screenjunkies.com Movie Reviews & TV Show Reviews Wed, 10 Sep 2014 19:33:46 +0000 en hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=3.3.1 Today in Death: Miramax and J.D. Salinger http://www.screenjunkies.com/movies/movie-news/today-in-death-miramax-and-j-d-salinger/ http://www.screenjunkies.com/movies/movie-news/today-in-death-miramax-and-j-d-salinger/#comments Wed, 30 Nov -0001 00:00:00 +0000 Somewhere Kevin Smith smokes wistfully.After 31 years of bringing groundbreaking, original films and the Scary Movies to a national audience, independent film studio Miramax will shutter its doors. The New York and LA offices will close today and 80 staff members will be dismissed.In other news, J.D. Salinger passed away today at the age of 91.File photoThe famous author and recluse would have taken particular joy in seeing a movie studio closed. It's a shame he didn't hang on a little bit longer to enjoy this moment. Though I guess it's for the best. The smile frozen on his corpse would really freak out all the little ones at his wake. (The Wrap)

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Somewhere Kevin Smith smokes wistfully.

After 31 years of bringing groundbreaking, original films and the Scary Movies to a national audience, independent film studio Miramax will shutter its doors. The New York and LA offices will close today and 80 staff members will be dismissed.

In other news, J.D. Salinger passed away today at the age of 91.

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The famous author and recluse would have taken particular joy in seeing a movie studio closed. It’s a shame he didn’t hang on a little bit longer to enjoy this moment. Though I guess it’s for the best. The smile frozen on his corpse would really freak out all the little ones at his wake. (The Wrap)

 

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