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New York premiere of 'The Interview' canceled amid hack threats
New York premiere of 'The Interview' canceled amid hack threats

A New York premiere to celebrate the release of Sony Pictures' "The Interview" was canceled late Tuesday, hours after a hacking group sent a threatening message warning moviegoers to stay away from the event. The film, a raunchy comedy about the attempted assasination of North Korean president Kim Jong Un, was set to debut at Manhattan's Sunshine Cinema on Thursday evening. But a spokesperson for Landmark Theatres, which owns the venue, advised that the company had nixed the premiere. While Landmark did not offer any further explanation for the cancellation, it came on the heels of new threats from Guardians of Peace, the hacking group purportedly behind this...

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