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Reality Bytes: What the studios won't tell you

How much does the illegal practice of downloading or streaming free movies cost the film industry each year? €1 billion? €2 billion? €5 billion? Or is it possible that the cost to the industry is far

4th December, 2011
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How much does the illegal practice of downloading or streaming free movies cost the film industry each year? €1 billion? €2 billion? €5 billion?

Or is it possible that the cost to the industry is far less?

An intriguing analysis by TorrentFreak (a website that generally takes the opposite side of the argument to the film and music industries) suggests that the actual cost to Hollywood may be far, far less than is generally suggested.

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