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How I Made It: 'Grudge Match' film producer Bill Gerber
How I Made It: 'Grudge Match' film producer Bill Gerber

The gig: Bill Gerber is a film producer whose credits include "Gran Torino," "The Dukes of Hazzard," and "The In-Laws." His next movie, "Grudge Match," which will be released by Warner Bros. on Christmas Day, stars Robert De Niro and Sylvester Stallone as old boxing rivals who come out of retirement for one final fight. Rock 'n' roll dreams: Gerber, 56, grew up wanting to be a rock 'n' roll drummer. "The minute I heard [the Beatles'] 'I Saw Her Standing There,' the world changed," he said. "I studied music for years, going to different music camps and taking lessons." But when he was 19 years...

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