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Chinese director to stage opera for London Olympics


March 1st, 2012 - 8:45 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, March 1 (IANS) Film director Zhang Yimou, who engineered the spectacular opening ceremony of the 2008 Beijing Olympics, is to stage an opera in London as part of the ... Read more...

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UAE to play major role in global film industry: Daily


January 28th, 2012 - 12:31 am ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Jan 27 (IANS/WAM) The United Arab Emirates (UAE) is poised to play a significant role in the international film industry, a leading English daily here said. "In its ... Read more...

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Reliance DreamWorks films get 11 Oscar nominations


January 25th, 2012 - 9:35 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Jan 25 (IANS) Three films produced by Reliance DreamWorks, a venture between industrialist Anil Ambani and Hollywood producer-director Steven Spielberg, have bagged as many as 11 Oscar ... Read more...

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Anil Ambani’s Reliance DreamWorks bags 11 Oscar nominations


January 25th, 2012 - 12:20 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Jan 24 (IANS) Anil Ambani-owned Reliance DreamWorks' projects "War Horse", "The Help" and "Real Steel" Tuesday bagged 11 nominations for the 84th Academy Awards.The prestigious best film ... Read more...

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‘Hugo’ leads Oscar nominations, ‘The Artist’ 2nd


January 24th, 2012 - 9:32 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Jan 24 (IANS) Martin Scorsese's "Hugo" leads this year's Oscar nomination pack with 11 nods, with "The Artist" following close behind with 10 nominations, while India's only hope ... Read more...

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‘DAM 999′ maker awaits Oscar nomination with bated breath


January 23rd, 2012 - 9:08 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, Jan 23 (IANS) With the final Oscar nominations just a day away from being announced in Los Angeles, marine engineer-turned-filmmaker Sohan Roy, whose project "DAM 999" stands a ... Read more...

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‘Dhobi Ghat’ out of BAFTA race


January 17th, 2012 - 8:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 17 (IANS) Kiran Rao's directorial debut "Dhobi Ghat" featured in the BAFTA Longlist in Film Not in the English Language category, but it has failed to ... Read more...

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Jennifer Lawrence to announce Oscar nominations


January 11th, 2012 - 3:44 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 11 (IANS) American actress Jennifer Lawrence will announce the nominations for 84th Academy Awards later this month.The 21-year-old, who was nominated for an Academy Award for her ... Read more...

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Rahman loses out at Oscars, Indians disappointed (Lead)


February 28th, 2011 - 8:19 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Feb 28 (IANS) India's celebrated composer A.R. Rahman bagged two Oscar nominations in the original score and original song categories for his work in Danny Boyle's "127 Hours", but ... Read more...

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‘The King’s Speech ‘ wins best film


February 28th, 2011 - 11:46 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Feb 28(IANS) Tom Hooper's "The King's Speech" bagged the title for best film at the 83rd Annual Academy Awards here Sunday. The award was presented by Steven Spielberg."The King's ... Read more...

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Heidi the cross-eyed opossum backs Natalie Portman


February 24th, 2011 - 9:10 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Feb 24 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Some future-predicting animals are getting all the attention these days. It was not long that Paul the Octopus thrilled the whole world with his ‘supernatural’ instincts.Another ... Read more...

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India-born film editor Tariq Anwar in Oscar race


February 23rd, 2011 - 3:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) India-born British film editor Tariq Anwar is in the Oscar race with a nomination for his work in the hugely popular historical drama "The King's ... Read more...

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Helena Bonham Carter belives that her Oscar dress would be a catastrophe


February 9th, 2011 - 9:05 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Feb 9 (THAINDIAN NEWS) British actress, Helena Bonham, has warned that her outfit for the Oscars may be a “catastrophe”.The actress has previously exaggerated her dressing. She shocked many fashion ... Read more...

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Actress Maria Schneider Of “Last Tango In Paris” Fame Passes Away At 58


February 4th, 2011 - 9:04 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Feb 4, (THAINDIAN NEWS) French actress Maria Schneider who rose to fame for her role in "Last Tango In Paris" passed away at the age of 58 on Thursday in ... Read more...

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Oscar Nominations For Best Picture Giving Rise To Speculation


January 31st, 2011 - 9:26 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
.According to reports, the announcement of the nominations are giving rise to a lot of speculations like if the two films have distorted certain historical facts and tried to mislead audiences, ... Read more...

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Which Film Will Get The Big Honour At The Oscar Evening?


January 26th, 2011 - 8:52 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
have won 16 Oscar nominations together and this comes at a crucial time when film makers are shying away from shooting in the Bay State.Mark Wahlberg’s The Fighter and one ... Read more...

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“The King’s Speech” leads Oscar nominations


January 25th, 2011 - 11:00 pm ICT by BNO News
BEVERLY HILLS, CALIFORNIA (BNO NEWS) -- Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences President Tom Sherak and Oscar winner Mo'Nique on Tuesday announced the nominations for the 83rd Academy Awards, better known ... Read more...

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‘The Social Network’ bags National Critics Award


January 10th, 2011 - 4:12 pm ICT by ANI
'The Social Network' bags National Critics AwardLondon, Jan 10 (ANI): David Fincher's 'The Social Network' has bagged four awards from the National Society of Film Critics, USA.The film starring Jessie Eisenberg ... Read more...

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Mo’Nique to announce Oscar nominations this year


January 5th, 2011 - 6:28 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Jan 5 (ANI): Last year's Oscar-winning actress Mo'Nique will announce the nominations for the 83rd Academy Awards later this month along with Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences ... Read more...

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Oscar nomination ballots sent to nearly 6,000 voters


December 28th, 2010 - 4:09 pm ICT by BNO News
BEVERLY HILLS, CALIFORNIA (BNO NEWS) -- Nearly 6,000 voting members of the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences on Monday received their nomination ballots for the 83rd Academy Awards.The ballots were ... Read more...

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Oscar Nominations For Best Original Song Revealed


December 17th, 2010 - 1:58 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences have announced the list of the 41 best songs scored in Hollywood ventures this year. According to reports, like the category of ... Read more...

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Distributors of ‘Blue Valentine’ Appeal NC-17 Rating


October 16th, 2010 - 12:27 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Oct 15 (THAINDIAN NEWS) ‘Blue Valentine’ is a very anticipated drama which stars Michelle Williams, and Ryan Gosling which allows the viewers to watch as a marriage slowly falls apart. The Motion ... 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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Oscar Battle: Annette Bening vs Julianne Moore for ‘Best Actress’


September 22nd, 2010 - 10:55 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Sep 22 (THAINDIAN NEWS) In a dilemma which has been expected ever since January, there are two Oscar nominations for “Best Actress” for performances in ‘The Kids are Alright’. According to the ... Read more...

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‘The King’s Speech’ wins top honour at Toronto festival


September 21st, 2010 - 9:23 am ICT by IANS
London, Sep 21 (IANS) Hollywood actor Colin Firth's starrer "The King's Speech" has won top honour at the Toronto Film Festival. The film in which Firth played the role of stammering monarch ... Read more...

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Shutter Island becomes Martin Scorsese’s Top Movie Worldwide


May 22nd, 2010 - 1:44 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Psychological mystery thriller, Shutter Island which earned $294 million worldwide has become top-grossing picture of Martin Scorsese's career. Earlier, The Departed, released in 2006 was his highest grossing film. It made $290 ... Read more...

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‘Georgy Girl’ Lynn Redgrave passes away at 67


May 4th, 2010 - 12:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 4 (ANI): Actress Lynn Redgrave, who received Oscar nominations for 'Georgy Girl' and 'Gods and Monsters', has died at the age of 67.Speaking on behalf of her children, her ... Read more...

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Vanessa Redgrave’s sister Lynn dies at age 67


May 4th, 2010 - 2:19 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, May 3 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Actress Vanessa Redgrave’s sister Lynn Redgrave has died. She was 67 years old. Her death was confirmed by her publicist Rick Miramontez. She said that ... Read more...

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Actress Lynn Redgrave dies


May 3rd, 2010 - 11:59 pm ICT by IANS
New York, May 3 (DPA) Actress Lynn Redgrave has died at the age of 67 following a long battle with breast cancer, her family said in a statement Monday. Redgrave, who was a ... Read more...

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Russell Crowe gets his Hollywood Walk of Fame star


April 13th, 2010 - 3:16 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Apr 13 (ANI): Academy Award winner Russell Crowe was honoured with a star on Hollywood's Walk of Fame on Monday.The actor was joined by his wife Danielle and kids, Charlie, ... Read more...

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Mira Nair Speaks On Amelia


March 13th, 2010 - 7:42 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
March 13, 2010 (Sampurn Wire):Mira is mutedly miffed about how her latest release the ambitious Amelia about the first woman pilot , was handled by its distribuors ... Read more...

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Jeff Bridges wins the Best Actor Award at the 82nd Academy Awards


March 8th, 2010 - 11:45 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Beverly Hills, Mar 7 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Jeff Bridges has won the Best Actor Award for ‘Crazy Heart’. When he went to collect his award, then he was completely overjoyed on the ... Read more...

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Soldier Master Sgt. Jeffrey Sarver Sues “Hurt Locker” Producers


March 5th, 2010 - 12:21 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Mar 4 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A United States soldier, who served in the Iraq war, has sued the producers of the movie, "The Hurt Locker," a movie which has won 9 Oscar ... Read more...

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Charlize Theron ‘loving her single status’


February 21st, 2010 - 12:36 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Feb 21 (ANI): Charlize Theron is single and she seems to be loving it.According to sources, the 34-year-old South African actress "looked fantastic" as she hosted a party for "The ... Read more...

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Kate Winslet has a date with “Mildred Pierce”


February 14th, 2010 - 1:45 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Feb 14 (ANI): Kate Winslet will star in a five-hour "Mildred Pierce" miniseries for HBO, it has emerged.This is the same role that won Joan Crawford an Oscar in 1945.Just ... Read more...

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