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How Much Did Sony Lose On The Interview? More Than You Think!

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Believe it or not, there are a lot of people out there that think Sony faked the terrorist threats from North Korea in order to create a fake controversy around The Interview.

Obviously, this is a pretty far-fetched conspiracy theory, considering all the trouble and work that would go into keeping it a secret from the FBI and the American people.

[ Related: All That Was Learned From Seth Rogen & James Franco Live Tweeting The Interview! ]

But still the idea persists, mainly we think because these "Sony truthers" aren't looking at the numbers involved.

Sure, it's nice for Sony that the James Franco and Seth Rogen comedy broke on-demand records, but how much more would they have made if the film had actually gone to theaters as planned?

According to National Association of Theater Owners Vice President Patrick Corcoran, Sony actually lost money on the debacle - a LOT of money. He said:

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Nick Jonas & James Franco Making A New Film?? YES, And It's Called Goat — Find Out Why HERE!

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Nick Jonas will be channeling his inner frat boy in Goat!

It looks like Nick Jonas is getting ready to go back to school and channel his inner frat boy!

The super sexy actor is reportedly getting ready to sign onto James Franco's upcoming film, Goat, which is based on the memoir of the same name by Brad Land!

Nick will be starring alongside Ben Schnetzer in the indie film which tells the story of two brothers whose bond is put to the test when they join a fraternity together!

[ Related: 9 Naughty Nick Jonas Pics! ]

Although the project is being worked on by James' Rabbit Bandini Productions, it will actually be directed by Andrew Neel!

Emile Hirsch was originally tied to the film a couple of years ago, however, the producers seem to have had a change of heart since then! We think Nick will do just fine as a replacement!

We have two words for you– Pledge. Paddle.

[Image via WENN.]

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The Interview Tops The Razzies Shortlist For The Worst Of 2014! See The Star-Studded List HERE!

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The shortlist for The Razzies, the 2015 Golden Raspberry Awards for the worst in film, has once again been leaked.

And James Franco and Seth Rogen may just find themselves taking the stage for their work in The Interview!

[ Related: All That Was Learned From Seth Rogen & James Franco Live Tweeting The Interview! ]

Frankly, we think the film is getting a bad rap here. It totally succeeded in what it was trying to be: a silly, raunchy comedy!

Sure, it almost started World War III, but it was funny!

And don't get us started on Johnny Depp, Jennifer Aniston, and Charlize Theron getting nominated! LOLz!

Oh well! Check out the full list (below) and tell us if U agree!

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Can YOU Guess The Incredible Amount Of Money The Interview Made From Online Downloads?!?

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the interview made 15 million online

Holy shiz! This is incredible!

Even though The Interview didn't make TOO much money from theater showings during it's opening days that didn't mean people weren't interested in the film!

[Related: The Interview Made HOW Much On Xmas Day?? ]

But it WAS the Christmas holiday AKA people wanted to watch James Franco and Seth Rogen kill Kim Jong-un from the comfort of their own homes!

Which is exactly what they did because Sony made a record

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