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FILE - In this Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014 file photo, a local resident walks her dog by the gates of Sony Pictures Entertainment Studios on Overland Avenue in Culver City, Calif. A day after its trailer debuted online, the Will Smith football head trauma Sony film “Concussion” is already sparking controversy. Citing studio emails leaked in the hack of Sony Pictures, The New York Times reported Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2015, that “Concussion” was altered to avoid antagonizing the NFL. (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes, File)

'Concussion' director defends film, says no compromises were made for NFL

A day after its trailer debuted online and months before it hits theatres, the Will Smith football head-trauma film "Concussion" is already sparking controversy. Citing studio emails leaked in the hack of Sony Pictures, The New York Times reported Tuesday that "Concussion" was altered to avoid antagonizing the NFL. In a statement to The Associated Press, "Concussion" director Peter Landesman dis…