Peter Jackson to Produce Dambusters Remake
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StudioCanal (www.studiocanal.com), which owns the original 1955 film and is a partner in the new production, is the largest film company in Europe. StudioCanal is a subsidiary of Canal + Group, the leading French media company which is 100% owned by Vivendi.