United Kingdom

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a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles

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Also on deck are Working Title's "Nanny McPhee," which is already a hit in the U.K.; the Paul Greengrass-helmed "Flight 93"; the HBO musical "Idlewild," starring Outkast's Andre 3000 and Big Boi; college application laffer "Accepted"; and Gold Circle's horror pic "Slither."
Part of this growth was in the grocery industry, with new clients such as U.K's Sainsbury's Supermarkets and Waitrose Food Shops, and Wild Oats in the United States.
Sainsbury plc of London, the U.K's second-largest food retailer, announced additional restructuring moves aimed at delivering cost-savings of $870 million a year by 2004.
At Momentum, he played a high-profile role in the U.K. indie film community, backing a range of Brit pies such as "The Magdalene Sisters," "Wondrous Oblivion" and "Compleat Female Stage Beauty," as well as international product from "0 Brother Where Art Thou?" and "Amelie" to the upcoming "Racing Stripes."