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[[Image:MGM_Logo.jpg|right|thumb|200px|MGM's famous logo]]
 
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'''From MGM's website:'''
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'''Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Inc.''' is an independent, privately-held motion picture, television, home video, and theatrical production and distribution company. Their most successful film to date is the 11-Oscar winning ''[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ben-Hur_(1959_film) Ben-Hur]''.
  
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Inc. is an independent, privately-held motion picture, television, home video, and theatrical production and distribution company.
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MGM owns the distribution rights to [[The Hobbit]], and a row with [[New Line Cinema]] prevented any movie adaptation. But now, the row is settled, and in 2010 and 2011, the release of [[Peter Jackson's The Hobbit]] and its sequel are scheduled.
 
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MGM is owned by an investor consortium comprised of Providence Equity Partners, TPG, Sony Corporation of America, Comcast Corporation, DLJ Merchant Banking Partners and Quadrangle Group.
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==External links==
 
==External links==
 
*[http://www.mgm.com/ Official MGM website]
 
*[http://www.mgm.com/ Official MGM website]
 
*[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mgm Wikipedia's article on MGM]
 
*[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mgm Wikipedia's article on MGM]

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File:MGM Logo.jpg
MGM's famous logo

Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Inc. is an independent, privately-held motion picture, television, home video, and theatrical production and distribution company. Their most successful film to date is the 11-Oscar winning Ben-Hur.

MGM owns the distribution rights to The Hobbit, and a row with New Line Cinema prevented any movie adaptation. But now, the row is settled, and in 2010 and 2011, the release of Peter Jackson's The Hobbit and its sequel are scheduled.

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