"It is a strange incident," Turkish media analyst Nate Schenkkan told Newsweek.
He's a longtime Democratic donor who worked for Soros and produced the movie 'Avatar.'
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Critics complained about anti-Muslim bias in the film, but the cancellation drew even more criticism.
Eddie Ray Routh was found guilty of fatally shooting Chris Kyle and Kyle's friend, Chad Littlefield, in Texas in 2013.
Distance often lends perspective for the Academy Awards Best Picture category.