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The Shawshank Redemption (movie)
'X-Men' to rule weekend. 'Shawshank Redemption' still a cash cow.
'X-Men' to rule weekend. 'Shawshank Redemption' still a cash cow.

After the coffee. Before trying to take the rest of the day off. The Skinny: Yes, you read that right. After this column is live, it is my hope to take the day off -- so don't make any news. My highlight of the day should be a new box from Time Warner Cable. I'll let you know how it works. Today's roundup includes the weekend box-office preview and a look at how "The Shawshank Redemption" continues to generate big bucks two decades after its theatrical release. Daily Dose: Amazon is offering some folks a free monthlong trial of its Fire TV set-top box. Media analyst Rich Greenfield of BTIG said he got an email from Amazon and that the company is even offering...