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Siberian fragments may help resurrect mammoth


September 12th, 2012 - 6:29 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 12 (IANS) Fragments from a well-preserved frozen woolly mammoth, discovered deep in the Siberian wilderness, may help scientists in cloning the pre-historic animal if they find its living ... Read more...

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Ancient gene planted in modern bug to track evolution


July 12th, 2012 - 9:35 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 12 (IANS) US researchers have resurrected a 500-million-year-old gene from bacteria and inserted it into modern-day E. coli bug to see whether the evolutionary trajectory once taken will ... Read more...

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Spielberg won’t direct ‘Jurassic Park 4′


January 15th, 2012 - 3:06 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 15 (IANS) Acclaimed director Steven Spielberg has said he will produce the fourth instalment of "Jurassic Park" but won't helm the sci-fi thriller.The filmmaker helmed 1993 blockbuster "Jurassic ... Read more...

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Spielberg confirms ‘Jurassic Park 4′


October 27th, 2011 - 8:01 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 27 (IANS) Hollywood director Steven Spielberg has confirmed that he is working on the fourth instalment of "Jurassic Park" and that the sequel will be an improvement from ... Read more...

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Tiny fossil part reveals biggest-ever toothed pterosaur


October 16th, 2011 - 3:25 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 16 (IANS) Paleontologists have identified a small fossil fragment as being part of the biggest-ever toothed pterosaur, a winged dinosaur.David Martill and David Unwin from the Universities of ... Read more...

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Bollywood bug bites Camilla Belle


September 29th, 2011 - 1:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 29 (IANS) Hollywood actress Camilla Belle might be just one film old in Bollywood, but she is madly in love with the industry and is keen ... Read more...

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‘Jurassic Park’ to hit theatres again


August 29th, 2011 - 1:42 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 29 (IANS) Eighteen year after it was released, Hollywood mogul Steven Spielberg's "Jurassic Park" will hit the theatres again to celebrate its release on Blu-Ray.Based on the best-selling ... Read more...

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‘Jurassic Park’ had it right - some dinos hunted by night


April 15th, 2011 - 4:57 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 15 (IANS) Spielberg's movie Jurassic Park had got one thing right -- velociraptors hunted by night while big plant-eating dinosaurs browsed around the clock.That overturns the conventional ... Read more...

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Jurassic era bugs still alive in salt crystals


March 9th, 2011 - 3:51 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 9 (IANS) Scientists have stumbled upon an exciting find -- microbes from the Jurassic era are still alive in salt crystals.Eighteen years ago, "Jurassic Park" thrilled the world ... Read more...

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Acclaimed actor Pete Postlethwaite dies at 64 due to cancer


January 4th, 2011 - 2:39 am ICT by BNO News
SHROPSHIRE, ENGLAND (BNO NEWS) -- Acclaimed actor Pete Postlethwaite on Sunday died at 64 from cancer, the Guardian newspaper reported on Monday.Postlethwaite, who was described by the best actor in the world ... Read more...

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Pete Postlethwaite dies at the age of 65 years


January 3rd, 2011 - 11:49 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Jan 3 (THAINDIAN NEWS) One of Britain’s most iconic movie stars has passed away. Pete Postlethwaite was 65 years old and he died after a long battle with cancer on ... Read more...

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Steven Spielberg angers villagers


September 29th, 2010 - 1:17 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, Sep 28 (IANS) Filmmaker Steven Spielberg has attracted the fury of residents of a British village, who are accusing him of disrupting their lives while shooting for his new film "War ... Read more...

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James Cameron named most influential in Hollywood


September 24th, 2010 - 11:23 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Sep 24 (IANS) Filmmaker James Cameron has been named as the most influential in Hollywood by British newspaper The Guardian. The "Avatar" director topped the Film Power 100 list pushing ... Read more...

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Cruise set to pay tribute to technicians of Hollywood


September 17th, 2010 - 1:30 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 17 (IANS) Hollywood actor Tom Cruise is set to pay tribute to the technical minds behind Hollywood. The film focuses on visual effects giant "Industrial Light & Magic". "ILM: ... Read more...

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‘Eat Pray Love’ Merchandise A Hit Among Buyers


August 14th, 2010 - 6:47 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Aug 14, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The much awaited movie 'Eat Pray Love' starring Javier Bardem and Julia Roberts is hitting the theaters today and the critical reception of the film remains ... Read more...

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Steven Spielberg heads Down Under to shoot new dino show


August 11th, 2010 - 6:52 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 11 (ANI): Academy-Award winner Steven Spielberg is 'heading Down Under' to shoot a new dinosaur epic for the small screen.The director, renowned for his Jurassic Park movies, will work with ... Read more...

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Spielberg skipped Clinton wedding to be on farm


August 9th, 2010 - 12:11 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 8 (IANS) Oscar-award winning filmmaker Steven Spielberg missed out on seeing Chelsea Clinton marry so he could spend the day with piglets on a farm in Britain preparation for ... Read more...

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Actor Jeff Goldblum quits the American show ‘Law & Order’


August 4th, 2010 - 10:18 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Aug 4 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Actor Jeff Goldblum has stopped starring in the popular American television series Law And Order: Criminal Intent, as a result of the show not having a ... Read more...

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Creationists teach Aussie schoolkids man, dinos walked together


August 1st, 2010 - 3:43 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Aug 1 (ANI): Fundamentalist Christians are hijacking Religious Instruction (RI) classes in Queensland, Australia, teaching primary school students that man and dinosaurs once walked the Earth together and that fossils prove ... Read more...

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Goldblum sold pens before acting happened


July 19th, 2010 - 1:36 am ICT by IANS
London, July 19 (IANS) Hollywood actor Jeff Goldblum sold stationery over the phone before he ventured into acting. The "Jurassic Park" star had only one job other than acting, where he spent a ... Read more...

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Steven Spielberg blasts movies packed with special effects


July 17th, 2010 - 4:40 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 17 (ANI): Legendary director Steven Spielberg has blasted new movies filled with computer-generated imagery (CGI), insisting effects are necessary but avoid overusing the technology.The filmmaker helmed 1993's 'Jurassic Park,' the ... Read more...

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Top Gun Sequel In The Making?


July 1st, 2010 - 7:34 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar July 1, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The rumors for the remake of the 1986 classic Top Gun has often surfaced over the years but the recent statement by Jerry Bruckheimer has made ... Read more...

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‘Top Gun’ sequel on the way?


June 30th, 2010 - 6:31 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, June 30 (IANS) A sequel to the 1986 blockbuster movie "Top Gun" seems to be in the pipeline as the movie bosses are in talks to bring back actor ... Read more...

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“Dinocroc Vs Supergator” World Premiere Entertains Viewers To The Fullest


June 27th, 2010 - 7:24 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri June 27, (THAINDIAN NEWS) There are lots of people who have no appetite for the Syfy original movies dealing with super sized monsters that are shown on the network exclusively ... Read more...

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‘Star Wars’ highest grossing summer blockbuster ever


June 14th, 2010 - 12:21 am ICT by IANS
London, June 13 (IANS) "Star Wars", "E.T. The Extra Terrestrial" and "Jaws" have been named the biggest summer blockbusters of all time in that order, an online poll revealed. Hollywood.com bosses have added ... Read more...

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Extinct Species DNA Featured On 60 Minutes In CBS


May 31st, 2010 - 5:57 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri May 31, (THAINDIAN NEWS) It is quite nice to see pre-historic creatures coming alive on silver screen in sci-fi flicks like 'Jurassic Park'. However, we all know they are nothing ... Read more...

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New terrifying dino species discovered in China


March 20th, 2010 - 12:57 am ICT by IANS
London, March 19 (IANS) A British Phd student has discovered a terrifying new species of dinosaur in China, an eight-foot long creature with scythe-like claws. Michael Pittman and an American colleague stumbled on ... Read more...

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Spielberg teams up with ‘Jurassic Park’ kid


March 13th, 2010 - 6:38 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 13 (IANS) American director Steven Spielberg has cast "Jurassic Park" child star Joe Mazzello in his new World War II mini-series "The Pacific". Mazzello was just nine when he was ... Read more...

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Prehistoric island ‘Jurassic Parkette’ ruled by dwarf dinosaurs found


February 21st, 2010 - 1:39 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 21 (ANI): Paleontologists have discovered a prehistoric "lost world" which was ruled by miniature dinosaurs.Sort of a pigmy Jurassic Park, the island was the hometown of dinos who were up ... Read more...

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In Hollywood, hackers are mostly ‘good guys’


February 8th, 2010 - 4:25 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 8 (IANS) The word hacker evokes images of a dishevelled teenager, lurking behind a computer monitor, breaking into some top security computer system. But a majority of Hollywood films portray ... Read more...

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Low-budget horror film Paranormal Activity “spooked out” Steven Spielberg


November 1st, 2009 - 3:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, November 01 (ANI): Steven Spielberg recently got so scared while watching new film 'Paranormal Activity' at his California house that he put the DVD of the film in a garbage bag ... Read more...

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Epic humpback whale battle filmed by BBC crew


October 24th, 2009 - 1:55 pm ICT by ANI
London, October 24 (ANI): A BBC natural history crew has filmed the "humpback whale heat run", where 15m long, 40 tonne male whales fight it out to mate with even larger females. ... Read more...

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Spielberg to take broadway to TV


September 26th, 2009 - 7:57 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 26 (IANS) Hollywood filmmaker Steven Spielberg is venturing into TV shows with a series documenting the development of a Broadway musical. The "Jurassic Park" director's ambitious project will chronicle every aspect ... Read more...

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Reliance DreamWorks announces first three films


September 5th, 2009 - 9:38 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 5 (IANS) Reliance BIG Entertainment and Steven Spielberg's DreamWorks Studios have rolled out details of the first three movies they will be working on as part of their $825 ... Read more...

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Spielberg obtains film rights to Crichton’s ‘Pirate Latitudes’


August 29th, 2009 - 4:30 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 29 (ANI): American film director Steven Spielberg has obtained the film rights to late Michael Crichton's final novel, 'Pirate Latitudes'.Spielberg, 62, who has previously directed Crichton's 'Jurassic Park' and 'The ... Read more...

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