Odd Lot takes shot at releasing films

Cohen, David S.
July 2005
Daily Variety;7/11/2005, Vol. 288 Issue 5, p5
Trade Publication
Reports on independent financing and production company, Odd Lot Entertainment's formation of a releasing arm, Odd Lot Releasing. "Green Street Hooligans" as the first release of Odd Lot; Number of projects in Odd Lot's slate.


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