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‘The King’s Speech’ reigns at 83rd Academy Awards

February 28th, 2011 - 1:41 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 28 (ANI): 'The King's Speech,' was the clear favourite at the 83rd Academy Awards as the Anglo-Australian film won best picture and three other Oscars.The film is based on ... Read more...

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‘Arekti Premer Golpo’ Movie Review: Watch Out For Rituparno Ghosh , The Actor

December 24th, 2010 - 3:52 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
was looked forward to, but not only by the homosexual population in the country. The Kaushik Ganguly film is the first silver screen appearance of filmmaker Rituparno Ghosh and every ... Read more...

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Indian forts relive glorious past in documentary (Feature With Images)

December 22nd, 2010 - 12:40 pm ICT by IANS
By Jaideep Sarin Chandigarh, Dec 22 (IANS) They have withstood the onslaught of marching armies, they have been like trophies for rulers, and several well known forts in India are now reliving their ... Read more...

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‘Silent Souls’ best film, Andrew Garfield best actor at Abu Dhabi Fest

October 23rd, 2010 - 2:01 am ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Oct 23 (IANS) Russian filmmaker Aleksei Fedorchenk's "Silent Souls" won the best narrative film award and Andrew Garfield, who will be seen as Peter Parker in "Spider-Man 4", won the ... Read more...

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“The Obama Deception” Intends To Unmask United States President

July 17th, 2010 - 7:02 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez July 17, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Radio host Alex Jones' real intentions through "The Obama Deception: The Mask Comes Off" had been to unveil the real face of President Barack Obama to ... Read more...

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Dhaka says it with films on Satyajit Ray’s death anniversary

April 23rd, 2010 - 10:11 am ICT by IANS
Subject:satyajit Ray dhaka Dhaka, April 23 (IANS) A retrospective of films Friday marked the week-long observation of the 18th death anniversary of eminent filmmaker Satyajit Ray, regarded as one of the towering figures ... Read more...

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Only one ‘Asia-focused’ entry won at Oscars

March 8th, 2010 - 1:50 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), March 8 (ANI): There were no nominations for 'Made in Asia' films at 82nd Academy Awards given in Hollywood (USA) on March seven, and out of four films nominated with ... Read more...

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Indian poverty under Oscar scanner again

February 3rd, 2010 - 3:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 3 (IANS) There's no blockbuster like "Slumdog Millionaire" in the reckoning but India's poverty story is again under the Oscar scanner with US director Gregg Helvey's Hindi film ... Read more...

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“Avatar” and “The Hurt Locker” lead 82nd Academy Awards nominations

February 3rd, 2010 - 12:19 am ICT by BNO News
BEVERLY HILLS (BNO NEWS) -- The nominees for the 82nd Academy Awards were announced in California on Tuesday, with "Avatar" and "The Hurt Locker" nominated in nine different categories.The nominations were ... Read more...

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Actress Aparna to enact refugee’s role

September 18th, 2009 - 7:28 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Actress Aparna, who made her debut with Dhanush starrer "Pudhukottayilirundhu Saravanan', is all set to perform the role of refugee in a documentary film. The film titled "Eezha Kanuvugal' is directed ... Read more...

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The Controversy about Glory Road

May 14th, 2009 - 11:57 pm ICT by GD
The film Glory Road was inspired by the real life story of Texas Westerns coach Don Haskins (played in the film by Josh Lucas) who put together a team of street basketball ... Read more...

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Celebrities Go Green

March 5th, 2009 - 1:31 am ICT by GD
If you thought blonds could only star in jokes, think again. Pamela Anderson, Paris Hilton and Kim Kardashian are the stars in the Green movement.Cameron Diaz is already driving a hybrid car ... Read more...

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Who chooses the Oscar winners?

February 21st, 2009 - 9:26 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Feb 21 (DPA) The race for the Oscars usually begins in November when studios with a chance in any of the categories begin canvassing the almost 6,000 members of the ... Read more...

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South African Indian filmmaker to produce Obama documentary

January 17th, 2009 - 6:54 pm ICT by IANS
Johannesburg, Jan 17 (IANS) Amid global media frenzy over the inauguration of Obama Barack, award-winning South African Indian filmmaker Anant Singh said Saturday that he would produce a documentary feature on the ... Read more...

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