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    Not so Fast Disney...Comcast outbids the Mouse for Fox

    http://money.cnn.com/2018/06/13/medi...bid/index.html

    Lots of fanboy dreams may be crushed by this.
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    deal is not done yet. Disney will likely still come out on top of this

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    Personally I don't want Comcast to win in this one. Even Murdoch wants Disney to have Fox.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Nostalgiabuff View Post
    deal is not done yet. Disney will likely still come out on top of this
    they'd have to pony up more cash and get govt. approval. I really am not interested in Disney owning everything.
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    Disney might not be out of it yet:

    https://www.cbr.com/disney-comcast-split-fox/

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    I have not read an article yet that looks at Universal's movie output, the failure of Dark Universe and its impact on their ip value, combined with their ownership of Hulk and Namor and how purchasing Fox Marvel rights frees up legal usage for Sub-Mariner.

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