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Heff Finds Canadian Home

Heff Finds Canadian Home

Canadian rights for “Hugh Hefner: Playboy, Activist and Rebel” have been picked up by KinoSmith Inc.,, the company announced Tuesday. The pact includes all rights in Canada excluding broadcast. takes an intimate look at the flamboyant, outspoken founder of the Playboy empire. When Hefner launched Playboy magazine in 1953, he became a champion of the sexual revolution and, immediately, the outraged forces of Church and State initiated a war against him that raged over the decades. KinoSmith will open the film theatrically in spring, 2010. [Brian Brooks]

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