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Cliff Curtis' turn as a bipolar chess champ may be his greatest role yet. He talks to Russell Baillie about piling on weight, confronting his past, and being a family man.
6 hrs ago | Time
The computer Deep Blue defeating world chess champion Garry Kasparov at his own game in 1997 was one thing but when a team of humanoid robots defeats the world's greatest soccer players it will be something else altogether.
Buzzards Bay Film Festival: Third Annual Summer Cell Phone Video Contest. The festival will feature weekly awards for cell phone videos with the winner getting a $1,000 grand prize awarded in the fall.
From left to right: Pauline Moran as Miss Lemon, Philip Jackson as Inspector Japp, David Suchet as Poirot, and Hugh Fraser as Captain Hastings Poirot plunges into a world of global espionage, set against the backdrop of the impending WWII.
Like many of her fellow students at the University of Chicago, Darrian Robinson texts frequently, is in a sorority and likes to spend her free time binge-watching popular TV shows, like "Orange Is the New Black" and "New Girl."
From his earliest years as a child prodigy to becoming the only player ever to achieve a perfect score in the U.S. Chess Championships, from winning the World Championship in 1972 against Boris Spassky to living out a controversial retirement, Bobby Fischer stands as one of chessA's most complicated and compelling figures.
Stuff sat down with Cliff Curtis and James Rolleston, stars of the new Kiwi film The Dark Horse, which is released nationwide on July 31. Kiwi actors Cliff Curtis and James Rolleston admit they developed a love for the game of chess while making their new film.
Chris Rock, at the BET Awards in June, will bring a rare directorial effort to Toronto, "Top Five."
The bulk of the films that will be screened at the 39th Annual Toronto International Film Festival this year were announced this morning at a live-streamed press conference.
Denzel Washington's The Equalizer is among the films in a packed programme at this year's Toronto Film Festival The Toronto Film Festival has announced its 2014 line-up and it includes more than 40 titles and plenty of famous names.
The Toronto International Film Festival announced 48 Gala and Special Presentation films Tuesday morning, a small part of its lineup for TIFF 2014 .
CHESS DEVELOPS TALENT TO GOVERN COUNTRY, SAYS FEDERATION MEMBER 12:00 * 19.07.14 On the occasion of the upcoming celebrations of the International Chess Day, Tert.am has interviewed Hovhannes Khalikyan, a member of the Chess Federation of Armenia, who described the country as a chess superpower that requires serious efforts to maintain that ... (more)
My renewed interest in chess has not just extended to tournament play. I am composing chess problems again as well.
Updated: Fri Jul 25, 2014 08:31 pm
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