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15 min ago | Rediff.com

'Thank you, Sir Richard, for focusing world attention on India'

'That night -- when Gandhi won Best Picture at the 1983 Oscars belonged to India and it meant a lot to a young student like me who was trying to establish his Indian identity among the Americans around him.'

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4 hrs ago | ContactMusic.com

Rose Mcgowan Sets Sights On Oscars For Directorial Debut

Actress Rose Mcgowan hopes to win an Oscar by launching a week-long movie festival to feature her directorial debut.

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Related Topix: Conan the Barbarian, Action Movies, Adventure, Celebrities, Rose McGowan, Movies, Entertainment, us Travel, North America Travel, Los Angeles Travel, Travel

Wed Aug 27, 2014

Switched

17 Reasons Mary Poppins Will Always Be The World's Best Nanny

JANUARY 01: Photo of English actress Julie Andrews dressed as the title character from the 1964 film Mary Poppins.

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Related Topix: Mary Poppins, Comedy Movies, Family, Drama Movies, Musical Movies, Celebrities, Easy-Listening, Julie Andrews, Golden Globe Awards, Emma Thompson

WVII

This 'Mary Poppins' Theory Will Blow Your Mind

Today the Disney classic Mary Poppins turns 50! The film won five Oscars out of an astounding 13 nominations and was the only Best Picture nomination Walt Disney ever received.

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Related Topix: Mary Poppins, Family, Drama Movies, Comedy Movies, Musical Movies, Theater

Examiner.com

2015 Oscar predictions heading into fall festivals

Fall festival season is officially upon us. The Venice Film Festival opened on Tuesday night with Alejandro Gonzalez Innaritu's "Birdman" opening to raves.

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Related Topix: Family, Kids, Boyhood

Cinema Blend News

Snowpiercer Is The First Oscars Screener Sent To Academy Members

Boasting a 95% Fresh rating on Rotten Tomatoes, Bong Joon-ho's Snowpiercer has become one of the most critically heralded films of the year.

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Related Topix: Snowpiercer, Fruitvale Station, Celebrities, John Hurt

ContactMusic.com

Venice Film Festival: So 'Birdman' Just Joined the Oscars Race. Big Time.

After the trailer hit, there was always the sense with Birdman was probably going to be very, very impressive but perhaps a little too avant-garde for the Academy.

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Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Thriller, Crime Movies, Family, Batman, Action Movies, Adventure, Celebrities, Michael Keaton

Daily Trojan

Emmy Awards lose luster due to lack of star power

The Emmys, supposedly the show to celebrate all the best in television, were held on a random Monday night in August this year.

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Related Topix: Emmy Awards, Entertainment, Television, Breaking Bad, Bryan Cranston, Aaron Paul

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Examiner.com

The Oscars to celebrate the 40th anniversary of 'Young Frankenstein'

Headlining The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences event calendar for September will be a 40th anniversary screening of the film " Young Frankenstein ."

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Related Topix: Celebrities, Cloris Leachman, Teri Garr, Theater, Arts, Beverly Hills, CA, Gene Wilder

Deadline

OSCARS: 'Snowpiercer' Becomes First DVD Screener Sent To Academy Voters

Emmy season ended just last night, and now the six-month-long Oscar season begins in earnest this week with the Fall festival trifecta of Venice, Telluride and then next week, Toronto.

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Related Topix: Snowpiercer

Mail on Sunday

Kate Mara wears similar gown Anna Kendrick wore for Oscars at Emmys last night

PICTURED: The moment police turn up to arrest Miley Cyrus's homeless VMAs date hours after he returns home to see his mother in Oregon - because he's wanted on an outstanding warrant Nine-year-old girl shoots firearms instructor dead as he taught her how to fire Uzi submachine gun on full automatic 'Venture capital is no place for a woman': Female ... (more)

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Related Topix: Emmy Awards, Entertainment, Television, House of Cards, Kate Mara

The Independent

Emmys 2014 review: Can they genuinely compete with the Oscars

Ellen is The Independent's TV critic. She writes a daily review of Last Night's TV and a weekly 'Inside TV' column for the i paper, as well as a column on general topics for the main paper most Wednesdays.

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Related Topix: Emmy Awards, Entertainment, Television, Celebrities, Matthew McConaughey, Comedy, Saturday Night Live, Drama, Mad Men

International Business Times

'Sherlock' Update: 'Devastating Plan' For Season 4 That Made...

On Monday night, BBC's "Sherlock" scored three big wins at the 66th Primetime Emmy Awards.

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Related Topix: Sherlock, Entertainment, Television, Emmy Awards, Benedict Cumberbatch, Martin Freeman

ETonline

Gwen Stefani Mispronounces Stephen Colbert's Name at Emmys

Gwen Stefani had one job when she hit the 2014 Emmy Awards stage on Monday with Adam Levine.

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Chicago Reader

Please kill the MTV Video Music Awards

In 2008 I was assigned by a prominent music magazine to cover the MTV Video Music Awards for its blog.

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Related Topix: MTV Video Music Awards, Music!, Chicago, IL

Metro

Emmy Awards 2014 fashion: Actually, red's the new black

What a difference 24 hours in LA makes. On Sunday night, the VMAs saw stars wear as little as possible on the red carpet - how long before someone walks down there completely naked in a Hollywood remake of The Emperor's New Clothes? But, last night, it was back to the classic princess dressing that so upsets Tom Ford and Anna Wintour.

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Related Topix: Emmy Awards, Entertainment, Television, Designers, Modern Family, Sarah Hyland

InStyle

Eric Wilson: 10 Stars Who Brought Sex Appeal Back to the Emmys Red Carpet

Cutouts, lace details, and a few dramatic backless looks added a rare touch of raciness to the red carpet, but not the obvious kind that makes most of us blush, like, say, at the Video Music Awards .

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Related Topix: Emmy Awards, Entertainment, Television

Rediff.com

'I feel at home in India,' Attenborough said

'At the end of the interview, as he walked with us to the elevator, he looked at me and said, "Do you think it was my karma that I should have made this film?"' ichard Attenborough was in an expansive mood.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

The New Zealand Herald

Emmys: Best dressed + what's trending

It is the small screen's answer to the Oscars. The Emmy's red carpet has today seen the brightest stars in television step out in their best designer duds, leaving silver screen characters at home for the night.

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Related Topix: Emmy Awards, Entertainment, Television

Yahoo!

TV stars await awards fate at annual Emmys

The annual Emmys awards show has kicked off with "Game of Thrones" and "Breaking Bad" among TV hits tipped for gold at television's equivalent of the Oscars.

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Related Topix: Emmy Awards, Entertainment, Television, Breaking Bad, Girls, Lena Dunham, Comedy, Saturday Night Live

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