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EXTRA!!! Weinstein Wins Movie Rights to N.Y. Times Ocean Rescue Story

Harvey Weinstein has won a bidding war for movie rights to Paul Tough’s rescue story “A Speck in the Sea.” The story focused on lobster fisherman John Aldridge, who fell overboard in the Atlantic Ocean in the middle of the night, 40 miles from the Long Island shore. “A Speck in the Sea”    was published Jan. 2 by the New York Times Magazine. Read [email protected]  20:45