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Spanish actress to work again with Almodovar


June 6th, 2012 - 11:54 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, June 6 (IANS/EFE) Spanish actress Paz Vega will be in the cast of "Los Amantes Pasajeros" (The Brief Lovers), the new film by Spanish director Pedro Almodovar, with ... Read more...

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Regional talent wins top honours at 59th National film awards (Roundup)


March 7th, 2012 - 7:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 7 (IANS) Regional actors and filmmakers swept the top honours, including best feature film, best direction and best actor titles, at the 59th National Film Awards ... Read more...

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UTV thanks Salman, Ranbir for ‘Chillar Party’ buzz


March 7th, 2012 - 5:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 7 (IANS) UTV Motion Pictures' Siddharth Roy Kapur not only thanks the cast and crew of "Chillar Party" after it won three National Awards Wednesday but ... Read more...

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‘Chillar party’ wins National Award for best children’s film


March 7th, 2012 - 3:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 7 (IANS) Nitesh Tiwari and Vikas Bahl directed "Chillar Party" was named the best children's film at the 59th National Awards announced here Wednesday. The nine child ... Read more...

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‘The Artist’, ‘Hugo’ in tie with five Oscars each (Roundup)


February 27th, 2012 - 2:43 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Feb 27 (IANS) French silent film "The Artist" and period film "Hugo" became the big winners at the star-studded 84th Academy Awards ceremony here as they walked ... Read more...

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‘The Descendants’ wins for adapted screenplay


February 27th, 2012 - 10:58 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Feb 27 (IANS) "The Descendants", a screen version of Kaui Hart Hemmings' eponymous novel, won the best adapted screenplay award, while Woody Allen's "Midnight in Paris" was ... Read more...

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‘The Artist’ gets 12 nods, leads BAFTA nominations


January 17th, 2012 - 6:32 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Jan 17 (IANS) After picking up the maximum awards at the 69th Golden Globes, Silent French film "The Artist" is leading the nomination pack of the British ... Read more...

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Tamil, Malayalam movies sweep top national awards (Lead)


May 19th, 2011 - 7:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 19 (IANS) Southern movies won the top honours at the 58th National Film Awards announced Thursday. While Tamil movie "Aadukalam" was named in six top categories, ... Read more...

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Ben and I had a joint bank account: Matt Damon


March 6th, 2011 - 6:22 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 6 (IANS) Actor Matt Damon says he and his actor friend Ben Affleck had a joint bank account and they used to share money to pay for audition ... Read more...

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How game of golf won ‘The King’s Speech’ its Oscars


March 1st, 2011 - 5:32 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 1 (ANI): It has emerged that British historical drama film 'The King's Speech' would have missed winning its Oscars had it not been for a game of golf.Joan Lane, a ... Read more...

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List of Oscar winnners 2011


February 28th, 2011 - 1:46 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Feb 28 (IANS) List of winners at the 83rd Annual Academy Awards held at Hollywood's Kodak Theatre in Los Angeles Sunday night:Best Picture: "The King's Speech" - Iain ... Read more...

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‘The King’s Speech’ big winner of Oscar evening


February 28th, 2011 - 12:49 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Feb 28 (IANS) "The King's Speech" and "Inception" tied at the 83rd Annual Academy Awards here Sunday night with four Oscars each, with the British royal drama bagging the ... Read more...

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‘Inception’, ‘Social Network’ bag Writers Guild awards


February 7th, 2011 - 12:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 7 (ANI): Sci-fi thriller 'Inception' and Facebook movie 'The Social Network' took away the top prizes at the Writers Guild of America (WGA) awards.'Inception', which stars Leonardo DiCaprio, won ... Read more...

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2011 Critics’ Choice Awards Winners: Natalie Portman And Colin Firth


January 15th, 2011 - 8:44 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
The winners for the 16th Annual Critics’ Choice Awards have been announced with a star studded event taking place at Hollywood Palladium on Friday night, 14th January. Here are the ... Read more...

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‘Inception’ and ‘The Social Network’ dominate Critics Choice Awards


January 15th, 2011 - 2:33 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 15 (ANI): Mind-bending drama 'Inception' and 'The Social Network' dominated the Critics Choice Awards in Los Angeles on Friday.'The Social Network' bagged awards for Best Film, Best Director (David ... Read more...

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‘Black Swan’ And ‘The Social Network’ Are Among The Catalog Of Films To Have Been Nominated For Different Screenplay Awards At The WGA


January 5th, 2011 - 9:56 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
January 5, 2011 (Pen Men at Work): Colossally triumphant movies such as ‘True Grit’ (TG) and ‘Inception’ will be competing against smaller movies such as ‘127 Hours’ and ‘The Kids Are All ... Read more...

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Black Swan & Social Network nominated for WGA Awards


January 5th, 2011 - 8:45 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Jan 5 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The nominations for the 2011 Writers Guild of America Awards have been announced.“Black Swan” and “Social Network” received various nominations. The two movies were amongst the ... Read more...

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Melbourne thriller ‘Animal Kingdom’ sweeps AFI awards


December 12th, 2010 - 2:05 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec 12 (ANI): Melbourne crime thriller 'Animal Kingdom' dominated the 2010 AFI awards by claiming 10 major gongs.The film won the main awards, including Best Picture and Best Director for David ... Read more...

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Monster’s Ball Screenwriter Will Rokos survives after being hit by a train


November 2nd, 2010 - 1:02 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Nov 1 (THAINDIAN NEWS) It is a pure miracle that Will Rokos is still alive today. The Oscar nominated screenwriter was hit by a train over the weekend. Officials at ... Read more...

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Gael Garcia Bernal expecting baby


September 28th, 2010 - 3:16 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 28, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Popular Mexican actor Gael Garcia Bernal and his wife have declared that they soon would be parents for the second time in a row. Gael Garcia Bernal ... Read more...

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Owen Wilson Confesses Being A Pessimist


May 29th, 2010 - 4:40 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
May 29, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Actor Owen Wilson said that he is kind of pessimist and skepticism comes naturally to him. He confessed that despite the fact that he occasionally looks ... Read more...

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Tarantino to head jury at Venice Film Festival


May 7th, 2010 - 3:24 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
May 7, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): U.S. director, Quentin Tarantino popular for his maverick cinema will be leading the jury at this year's Venice Film Festival. He will head the panel of ... Read more...

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Best quotes from 2010 Oscars acceptance speeches


March 9th, 2010 - 6:02 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Mar 9 (ANI): The Oscars must have been given away, but the stars and their words at the prestigious ceremony are still echoing and would stay in people's mind ... Read more...

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Oscar Winners 2010 Announced


March 8th, 2010 - 9:01 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Los Angeles, Mar 8, (THAINDIAN NEWS) In Hollywood you don't need money; you can make a dream out of nothing. Indeed, the saying holds a lot of truism in it. ... Read more...

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Major Winners of the 2010 Oscars, The Hurt Locker sweeps the awards


March 8th, 2010 - 1:27 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Beverly Hills, Mar 8 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The 2010 Oscars were held at the Kodak Theatre and were hosted by – Alec Baldwin and Steve Martin. Harnish Hamilton directed the 82nd Academy ... Read more...

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The Hurt Locker Bags 6 Academy Awards at Oscars


March 8th, 2010 - 12:40 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Mar 8 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Well, the much anticipated, long awaited Oscar Awards Show is over. Most of the results were not surprising. Sandra Bullock won Best Supporting Actress for her ... Read more...

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Oscars 2010: Ben Stiller mocks Avatar


March 8th, 2010 - 10:14 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Beverly Hills, Mar 7 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The funny man Ben Stiller mocked the super grosser hit of 2009 – Avatar, in style. He had come to present the award for the ... Read more...

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Oscars 2010: Geoffrey Fletcher wins the award for the Best Adapted Screenplay


March 8th, 2010 - 9:57 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Beverly Hills, Mar 7 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Geoffrey Fletcher of ‘Precious’ has won the award for the Best Adapted Screenplay at the 82nd Academy Awards. While accepting the award, he said ... Read more...

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Oscars 2010: The New Tenants wins the Best Live Action Short Film award at the 82nd Academy Awards


March 8th, 2010 - 9:42 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Beverly Hills, Mar 7 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The New Tenants has won the award for the Best Live Action Short Film at the 82nd Academy Awards. The film is a Danish live ... Read more...

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Oscars 2010: Logorama wins the Best Animated Short Film award at the 82nd Academy Awards


March 8th, 2010 - 9:37 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Beverly Hills, Mar 7 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The producer of the film ‘Logorama’ has picked up the award for the Best Animated Short Film. The duration of the movie is just ... Read more...

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Oscars 2010: ‘The Hurt Locker’ wins the Best Original Screenplay Award at the 82nd Academy Awards


March 8th, 2010 - 9:24 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Beverly Hills, Mar 7 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Mark Boal of the ‘The Hurt Locker’ won the award for the Best Original Screenplay. He dedicated the awards to the troops in Afghanistan. He ... Read more...

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Mark Boal bags Oscar for best original screenplay for ‘Hurt Locker’


March 8th, 2010 - 9:23 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, March 8 (IANS) Writer Mark Boal bagged best origianl screenplay for the film "Hurt Locker" at the 82nd Academy Awards. Set in Iraq, Boal's script talked about how in the chaos ... Read more...

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Quentin Tarantino backs Kathryn Bigelow for Oscar win


February 20th, 2010 - 12:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, February 20 (ANI): Quentin Tarantino is convinced fellow director Kathryn Bigelow will beat him at the upcoming Academy Awards ceremony by taking home the coveted statuette.The legendary filmmaker has been nominated ... Read more...

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Tarantino confident of losing best director Oscar


February 19th, 2010 - 10:49 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 19(IANS) Hollywood director Quentin Tarantino, who has been nominated in the best director category for his film "Inglorious Bastards" at the Oscars this year, says he is confident that he ... Read more...

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Dennis Hopper rushed to hospital with flu-like symptoms


October 1st, 2009 - 3:40 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Sep 30 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The seventy-three old Oscar nominated actor Dennis Hopper has been taken to a New York hospital after developing flu-like symptoms, according to his publicist Sheila ... Read more...

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