The press has made it about size - it has never been about size.
Contrary to his assertions, Mr. Moore has had and continues to have every opportunity to either find another distributor or distribute the film himself.
In May 2003, The Walt Disney Company communicated to Miramax and Mr. Moore's representatives that Miramax would not be the distributor of his film.
The AOL Time Warner statement speaks for itself.
Surely We have revealed the Book to you with the truth that you may judge between people by means of that which Allah has taught you; and be not an advocate on behalf of the treacherous.
It will be a bit of a challenge for management, in that they probably don't want to sound too optimistic; it's generally in their best interest to keep expectations moderate. At the same time, they don't want to sound too bearish on 2005.
Take the attitude of a student, never be too big to ask questions, never know too much to learn something new.