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Farrell grateful for second chance in Hollywood


July 31st, 2012 - 5:47 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 31 (IANS) Actor Colin Farrell is surprised he gets acting jobs even after his encounter with drug abuse.The "Total Recall" star, who got his break with sci-fi hit ... Read more...

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9/11 changed a lot for me: Steven Spielberg


January 14th, 2012 - 4:07 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 14 (IANS) Acclaimed director Steven Spielberg says the 9/11 terrorist attack in the US in 2001 changed him a lot and made his work "darker"."9/11 changed a lot ... Read more...

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Lautner wants career like Cruise, Damon


September 4th, 2011 - 2:20 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 4 (IANS) "Twilight" star Taylor Lautner says he would love to emulate the the success of actors Tom Cruise and Matt Damon.The 19-year-old studied Cruise and other ... Read more...

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Connect to your computer in blink of an eye


May 12th, 2011 - 6:40 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 12 (IANS) In movies like "Minority Report" and "Demolition Man", iris recognition opens access to top secret files. Now a New York-based biometric security company is set ... Read more...

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‘Source Code’: An engrossing, entertaining thriller (IANS Film Review, Rating:****)


April 30th, 2011 - 7:06 pm ICT by IANS
Film: Source Code; Director: Duncan Jones; Actors: Jake Gyllenhaal, Michelle Monaghan and Vera Farmiga; Rating: ****Every movie once clearly fell into one genre. Today, as writers and directors push harder, we ... Read more...

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Now a billboard that profiles people, flashes ads as per their tastes


March 1st, 2011 - 5:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 1 (ANI): Advertisers are developing digital posters that will recognise people's faces and respond by flashing ads that are according to their tastes.The technology is so sophisticated that it ... Read more...

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Colin Farrell quietly breaks-up with girlfriend


October 16th, 2010 - 6:36 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 16 (ANI): 'Minority Report' actor Colin Farrell is reported to have quietly split from his actress girlfriend Alicja Bachleda several months ago.Bachleda, 27 and Farrell, 34, met on the ... Read more...

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‘Minority Report’ moves from reel into real life


August 27th, 2010 - 5:19 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 27 (IANS) In a chilling scenario that reminds you of Steven Spielberg's sci-fi thriller "Minority Report", law enforcers in the US will be relying on a software to predict ... Read more...

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Steven Spielberg’s next project is big-screen adaptation of ‘Harvey’


August 3rd, 2009 - 4:16 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 3 (ANI): Steven Spielberg is all set to direct his next film, and it will be an adaptation of the Mary Chase Pulitzer Prize-winning play 'Harvey'.It is the first ... Read more...

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James Bond computer technology may soon replace mouse with interactive gloves


November 24th, 2008 - 1:53 pm ICT by ANI
London, November 24 (ANI): The computer technology shown in science fictions like Minority Report and James Bond flicks are drawing closer to reality, with a Los Angeles-based company designing a system ... Read more...

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Colin Farrell has lost all memories of his last 10 drunken years


November 3rd, 2008 - 5:26 pm ICT by ANI
London, November 3 (ANI): Colin Farrell, who had earlier confessed that his alcoholic addiction almost killed him, has now revealed he has barely any memories of the last 10 years.The Irish ... Read more...

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Minority Report-style display may help keep MRSA superbug at bay


June 17th, 2008 - 1:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 17 (ANI): Researchers at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev (BGU) in Israel have developed a new hand gesture recognition system like the one in the futuristic Tom Cruise movie ... Read more...

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Bio-inspired micro robots could one day monitor terrorists


May 3rd, 2008 - 2:55 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 3 (ANI): A new scientific project aims to design teams of bio-inspired micro robots, that could one day monitor terrorists or search for victims at disaster sites.According to a ... Read more...

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Car windscreens that display a restaurants menu may soon be a reality


April 10th, 2008 - 6:34 pm ICT by admin
Washington, April 10 (ANI): Scientists have reached a step closer to realising car windscreens that will display the menu of cuisines being served at a users favourite restaurant on a particular ... Read more...

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Shah Rukh to make Bollywood’s costliest movie


February 15th, 2008 - 4:07 pm ICT by admin
Mumbai, Feb 15 (IANS) Indian screen superstar Shah Rukh Khan is spending an estimated Rs.1 billion for perhaps the costliest Bollywood movie to be made so far. The movie for children will ... Read more...

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