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BillB
10-21-2006, 03:21 AM
Variety Magazine reports Universal and Fox have pulled out of Halo.

http://www.variety.com/article/VR1117952317.html?categoryid=13&cs=1

" It's game over for Universal's and Fox's participation in the feature adaptation of Microsoft's "Halo."Both of the studios that agreed to co-finance the screen adaptation of the popular Microsoft game have abruptly backed out of the picture. While rumors had the studios concerned over a budget that was rising above the original projected $135 million pricetag, the filmmakers said the double defection came after U and Fox played hardball and unsuccessfully tried to get the filmmakers and Microsoft to reduce their profit participation."

Cybertiger
10-21-2006, 12:15 PM
I hope it doesn't effect in any way the quality of the movie.

poly-phobic
10-21-2006, 02:23 PM
this is a 3rd post on this topic

:thumbsup:

RobertoOrtiz
10-21-2006, 03:01 PM
You can find the thread here:

Variety: 'Halo' pic loses its studios (http://forums.cgsociety.org/showthread.php?t=419645)

:)

-R