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August 19, 1994 | From Times Staff and Wire Reports
'Hot Zone' Production Shut down: Director Ridley Scott announced that his company, RCS/PMP Films, was suspending production of "Crisis in the Hot Zone," a $55-million movie about a deadly virus outbreak. The decision came less than a week after actor Robert Redford dropped out of the leading role. Scott said the production was forced to shut down because 20th Century Fox, "among other things, will not honor its contractual obligation to approve available cast."
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August 19, 1994 | From Times Staff and Wire Reports
'Hot Zone' Production Shut down: Director Ridley Scott announced that his company, RCS/PMP Films, was suspending production of "Crisis in the Hot Zone," a $55-million movie about a deadly virus outbreak. The decision came less than a week after actor Robert Redford dropped out of the leading role. Scott said the production was forced to shut down because 20th Century Fox, "among other things, will not honor its contractual obligation to approve available cast."
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March 18, 1994 | ROBERT W. WELKOS, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The fragile and difficult nature of putting together big Hollywood movies was underscored this week when the race to make two competing virus movies intensified between 20th Century Fox and Warner Bros. On Thursday, Fox-based producer Lynda Obst was struggling to save director Ridley Scott from falling out of her movie "Hot Zone," which is scheduled to begin production May 15.
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