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Tony Scott laid to rest


August 26th, 2012 - 2:34 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Aug 26 (IANS) "Top Gun" director Tony Scott, who committed suicide by jumping off a bridge, was laid to rest in a private funeral.Tony, brother of well-known Hollywood ... Read more...

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Bollywood salutes ‘pure genius’ Tony Scott


August 20th, 2012 - 2:54 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 20 (IANS) "Pure genius" - that's how Bollywood celebrities like Karan Johar, Madhur Bhandarkar and Neha Dhupia remember Hollywood filmmaker Tony Scott, who ended his life by ... Read more...

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‘Top Gun’ director jumps to death


August 20th, 2012 - 1:02 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Aug 20 (IANS) "Top Gun" director Tony Scott has committed suicide by jumping off a bridge here.According to witnesses, Tony jumped off the bridge in San Pedro Sunday ... Read more...

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‘Prometheus’ - smart reboot of a franchise (IANS Movie Review)


June 9th, 2012 - 4:43 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Prometheus"; Cast: Noomi Rapace, Michael Fassbender, Guy Pearce, Charlize Theron; Director: Ridley Scott; Rating: ***1/2Few of us get an opportunity to better something we may have done before. Fewer have ... Read more...

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Cruz to reunite with husband for thriller


April 22nd, 2012 - 4:42 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, April 22 (IANS) Actress Penelope Cruz is reportedly set to star with her husband Javier Bardem once again in British director Ridley Scott's drug thriller "The Counselor".The ... Read more...

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Theron forced to work on weekends


April 21st, 2012 - 6:02 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, April 21 (IANS) Oscar winner Charlize Theron says she was made to work on weekends for her upcoming alien movie "Prometheus".The actress, who was born in South Africa, ... Read more...

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Theron felt unfit on ‘Prometheus’ set


March 28th, 2012 - 3:56 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 28 (IANS) Actress Charlize Theron realised how unfit she was when she was made to run for hours in a space suit for her role in "Prometheus".When director ... Read more...

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Movie Review: Robin Hood


June 11th, 2010 - 8:04 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Robin Hood: A gritty affairRating: 3 out of 5*Starring: Russel Crowe, Mark Strong, Cate Blanchett, Max Von Sydow and William HurtDirector: Ridley ScottJune 11, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Ridley Scott's Robin ... Read more...

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‘Robin Hood’ leaves you wanting for more (IANS Movie Review)


June 11th, 2010 - 4:41 pm ICT by IANS
By Satyen K. Bordoloi Film: "Robin Hood"; Cast: Russell Crowe, Cate Blanchett, William Hurt, Matthew Macfadyen; Director: Ridley Scott; Rating: *** 1/2Once there was a man who challenged law in the name ... Read more...

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Robin Hood really existed, believes Ridley Scott


May 15th, 2010 - 1:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 15 (ANI): Director Ridley Scott believes Robin Hood truly existed.The Brit hopes his new film on the folklore legend will arouse interest among historians."On this one (film), I wanted to ... Read more...

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Scott to miss ‘Robin Hood’ premiere at Cannes


May 11th, 2010 - 8:14 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 11 (IANS) English director Ridley Scott has pulled out of the screening of his latest venture "Robin Hood" at the 63rd Cannes International Film Festival that begins Wednesday. Hellomagazine.com reports, ... Read more...

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Ridley Scott to miss Cannes screening of Robin Hood


May 11th, 2010 - 2:57 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
May 11, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Director Ridley Scott, who is recovering from a recent surgery, won't be able to show up at the screening of his film, Robin Hood at the ... Read more...

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Ridley Scott wants ‘Robin Hood’ sequel


May 2nd, 2010 - 1:34 am ICT by IANS
London, May 1 (IANS) Director Ridley Scott has revealed he wants to make a sequel to his upcoming film "Robin Hood" starring actor Russell Crowe. "In that we'll take up King ... Read more...

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Playing Robin Hood made me feel 20 years young: Russell Crowe


April 28th, 2010 - 1:34 am ICT by IANS
London, April 27 (IANS) Hollywood actor Russell Crowe has revealed that playing "Robin Hood" has made him feel 20 years young at heart."I pushed myself really hard for Robin Hood. You ... Read more...

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Ridley Scott maps out Robin Hood sequel


April 6th, 2010 - 2:29 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 6 (ANI): Director Ridley Scott, who is expecting his upcoming movie Robin Hood to be a hit at the box office, has already planned its sequel.Scott has signed up ... Read more...

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Crowe nearly quit ‘Robin Hood’ over script issues


April 6th, 2010 - 1:46 am ICT by IANS
London, April 6 (IANS) Hollywood star Russell Crowe nearly quit his role in the upcoming "Robin Hood" movie after the first draft of the script painted the legendary British outlaw as ... Read more...

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Sienna Miller comes forward for Haiti relief


February 23rd, 2010 - 12:16 am ICT by IANS
London, Feb 22 (IANS) Hollywood actress Sienna Miller has donated her Cartier designer handbag, which she wore for the premiere of "GI Joe" to help raise money for Haiti. The auction will ... Read more...

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Russell Crowe Starer “Robin Hood” Trailer Is Out


December 16th, 2009 - 2:00 am ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Dec.15, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Ace Film Director Ridley Scott is among the most renowned filmmakers of the present times and whenever he starts or announces a film, it makes headlines. His ... Read more...

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Russell Crowe’s new film touted as the “ultimate” Robin Hood film


December 2nd, 2009 - 2:08 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec 2 (ANI): Russell Crowe's 'Robin Hood' film is being touted as the ultimate tale of the philanthropic folklore hero, and the actor fully agrees with it.The 'Gladiator' star has ... Read more...

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Jolie, DiCaprio may star in film on Gucci


October 23rd, 2009 - 1:10 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 23 (IANS) Hollywood stars Leonardo DiCaprio and Angelina Jolie are in talks to play the king and queen of the Gucci fashion dynasty in director Ridley Scott's new movie. Jolie ... Read more...

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Fox ropes in Scott to resuscitate Alien


August 3rd, 2009 - 7:22 pm ICT by IBNS
Aug 3 (IBNS) Famous director Ridley Scott is back and has been hired by Twentieth Century Fox is resuscitating its "Alien" series.The production house has also hired Jon Spaihts to write a ... Read more...

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Crowe on chemistry with ‘Nottingham’ co-star Blanchett: It’s an interesting gig


June 21st, 2009 - 4:26 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, June 21 (ANI): Russell Crowe has revealed that his on-set chemistry with 'Nottingham' co-star Cate Blanchett is "an interesting gig".The two Oscar winners are in Britain filming Nottingham, the latest ... Read more...

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Russell Crowe demands chopper rides to film set


June 13th, 2009 - 12:30 am ICT by IANS
London, June 12 (IANS) Oscar-winning actor Russell Crowe is demanding he be flown by helicopter every morning to the sets of his upcoming film "Robin Hood". The "Gladiator" star has said he ... Read more...

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Russell Crowe demands to be flown daily to Robin Hood film set


June 12th, 2009 - 6:13 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jun 12 (ANI): Aussie actor Russell Crowe is making demands to be flown daily by helicopter from Windsor to Wales for the filming of his new movie Robin Hood.Crowe, 45, ... Read more...

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Now a fourth ‘Hannibal’ film


May 17th, 2009 - 10:25 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 17 (IANS) Hollywood legend Sir Anthony Hopkins is teaming up with director Ridley Scott again to bring infamous villain Hannibal Lecter back on the big screen in a fourth ... Read more...

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Slumdog star Rubina Ali shoots Schweppes ad with Nicole Kidman


May 7th, 2009 - 3:23 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, May 07 (ANI): Rubina Ali Qureshi, the child star of Slumdog Millionaire, has shot an advertisement with Aussie actress Nicole Kidman.The advertisement, for a soft drinks company Schweppes, was produced ... Read more...

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Rubina’s going places too


March 31st, 2009 - 11:55 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
It's not just Freida Pinto who seems to be getting a lot of attention (some of it undue) post "Slum Dog Millionaire'.The child actor Rubina Ali Qureshi who played the youngest ... Read more...

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‘Slumdog…’ kid Rubina gets TV commercial with Nicole Kidman


March 30th, 2009 - 10:07 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 30 (IANS) After drawing acclaim for the multiple Oscar winning movie "Slumdog Millionaire" and sashaying down the ramp in designer clothes, child actor Rubina Ali Qureshi has shot for ... Read more...

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Slumdog kids to act alongside Nicole Kidman


March 30th, 2009 - 2:26 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Danny Boyle's Slumdog Millionaire child star Rubina Ali and her family seems to be on cloud nine. The kid from the Mumbai slums has not only earned fame but is now ... Read more...

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The A-Team movie in the pipeline?


January 29th, 2009 - 2:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 29 (ANI): British director Ridley Scott is set to produce a film version of hit 1980s TV series The A-Team, according to reports.Industry paper Variety has claimed that Scott ... Read more...

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Brolin ripped his pants while shooting scene with Crowe!


January 28th, 2009 - 1:50 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 28 (ANI): Hollywood actor Josh Brolin was left embarrassed when his pants ripped open while shooting his first scene with co-star Russell Crowe on the set of American Gangster.Brolin ... Read more...

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Paris Hilton dating George Clooney


January 3rd, 2009 - 2:00 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan 3 (ANI): Paris Hilton has sparked rumours that shes dating George Clooney after the two were spotted enjoying an "intimate" evening at a bar in Hollywood.The couple was ... Read more...

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Sigourney Weaver may return to Alien as OAP


December 28th, 2008 - 5:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, December 28 (ANI): Hollywoods first female action hero Sigourney Weaver has been in talks with director Ridley Scott to reprise her role for a fifth Alien film.The two-time Oscar nominee, ... Read more...

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Russell Crowe, Ridley Scotts age old professional relationship on the rocks?


December 23rd, 2008 - 2:01 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Dec 23 (ANI): The age old professional relationship of Hollywood actor Russell Crowe and director Ridley Scott, who have together given major hits like Gladiator, A Good Year and ... Read more...

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Star-studded cast, muddled plot fails to impress in ‘Body of Lies’ (Hollywood Film Review - Rating **)


October 17th, 2008 - 10:00 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Body of Lies"; Director: Ridley Scott; Cast: Leonardo DiCaprio, Russell Crowe, Mark Strong; Rating **It's been seven years since the September 11 attacks and five since the Iraq war began. The ... Read more...

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