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  1. Tony Winner Frank Langella to Join Cast of Captain FantasticRead the original story

    Monday Jul 21 |

    Frank Langella earned one of his three Tony Awards for his performance as Richard Nixon in the acclaimed production Frost/Nixon .


  2. Colin Firth "Consciously Uncoupling" From Being the Voice of PaddingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2014 | E! Online

    ... Joaquin Phoenix falls in love with in Her ended up replacing her with Scarlett Johansson and to the makers of Robot & Frank , who swapped out Liev Schreiber for Peter Sarsgaard as the voice of the robot. Per Entertainment Weekly , which was first to ...


  3. Busy single mother Liv Tyler dashes out of her Manhattan apartment...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2014 | Daily Mail

    ... a curious bauble on her left hand, but her rep quickly confirmed to MailOnline that she's not engaged The Robot & Frank actress - last romantically linked with Theo Wenner - was photographed with a mystery man several times back in February and ...


  4. 2013 a banner year for film festivalsRead the original story

    Nov 30, 2012 |

    ... With past special appearances by Kevin Klein, Gina Davis, Todd Solondz ( Dark Horse ) and Frank Langella ( Robot & Frank ), Sarasota is no small venue when it comes to its commitment to the art of movie-making. In addition, it is a jewel of a Gulf ...


  5. 2013 SFF celebrates its 15th yearRead the original story

    Feb 26, 2013 |

    ... and Ashley Bell, among other notable actors. Frank Langella appeared last year in the SFF Opening Night Film, Robot & Frank , where Langella portrayed an aging, retired jewel thief, whose children had concerns about him being alone. To remedy that, ...


  6. Nicole Kidman stars as Grace Kelly in 'Grace of Monaco': Check out the trailerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2014 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... enough to save the movie from feeling a bit hollow. Rounding out the Grace of Monaco cast are Frank Langella ( Robot & Frank ), Paz Vega ( I'm So Excited! ), Milo Ventimiglia ( Heroes ), and Parker Posey ( Superman Returns ). The Christian Science ...


  7. Human-Robot Relations: Why We Shouldn't Fear Intelligent BotsRead the original story

    May 18, 2014 | LiveScience

    ... New York City subway system. In the future, robotic caretakers, similar to the robot Frank in the 2012 film "Robot & Frank," could help elderly people combat mental deterioration. If such robots could keep humans mentally sharp, they could radically ...


  8. Peter Sarsgaard and Winona Ryder Join Indie Film 'EXPERIMENTER'Read the original story

    May 13, 2014 |

    ... Ladygrey and Prima. Among his recent film credits are Night Moves, Blue Jasmine, Lovelace, Very Good Girls, Robot & Frank, Green Lantern and more. He has also recently appeared in the TV series The Killing. The actor starred on Broadway in The ...


  9. Frank Langella Heads to The Driftless AreaRead the original story

    May 8, 2014 |

    Oscar nominee Frank Langella ( Frost/Nixon , Robot & Frank ) has joined the cast of the unconventional romance The Driftless Area alongside the previously announced Anton Yelchin, Zooey Deschanel, John Hawkes, Ciaran Hinds and Alia Shawkat, it was ...


  10. These Robots Are Poised To Make Your Science Fiction Dreams A RealityRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2014 | Silicon Alley Insider

    Indeed, several classic sci-fi tropes are already part of our reality today. We already have street-legal flying cars and immersive virtual worlds , and Google even revealed that it was at one point working on a jetpack .


  11. Susan Sarandon legs it through New York in pink running shoes......Read the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2014 | Daily Mail

    ... hat while heading to the movies in NYC on Sunday to meet boyfriend Jonathan Bricklin, who was not pictured The Robot & Frank star pounded the pavement in a tidy pair of black and neon pink Nike running shoes, adding a sporty angle to the equation. ...


  12. Dementia FearRead the original story

    Apr 24, 2014 | Time Goes By

    Back in the stone age when we were little kids, it was called senility. Probably, like me, you knew an elder or two - perhaps family or maybe a neighbor - who fit that bill.


  13. Does America Want a Technology Revolution?Read the original story

    Apr 17, 2014 | Government Technology

    In the 2012 movie Robot and Frank , Frank is sliding into dementia, so his son and daughter bring him a robot to become his servant, nurse and companion.


  14. What Will The Internet Look Like In 25 Years?Read the original story

    Apr 4, 2014 |

    ... industry is likely to be radically changed by hospice robots, such as those depicted in futuristic movies like Robot & Frank . An aging population is already putting considerable pressure on our healthcare system and costs for care are escalating. ...


  15. Teaching a robot bad waysRead the original story

    Apr 3, 2014 | Hereford Times

    THERE will be a screening of the quirky cult movie, Robot and Frank at Ledbury's Market Theatre on Wednesday, April 9, at 10.30am, Set in the near future, the plot concerns an ageing jewel thief and his friendship with a helpful domestic robot, which soon becomes a partner in crime.


  16. Movie Blog: This Week's Best BetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2014 | CBS Local

    You know how every year, it seems Christmas comes too soon? How summer's over too fast? How Arbor Day wait, when is Arbor Day again? With both a rude jolt and a surge of excitement, film fans in the Twin Cities find themselves on the cusp of this year's Minneapolis-St.


  17. Genius on Hold Documentary Heads to Vod, TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2014 |

    ... and co-produced by Diana Ross-Shaw and is narrated by Academy-Award Nominee Frank Langella ("Frost/Nixon," "Robot & Frank"). At the heart of GENIUS ON HOLD is the story of Walter L. Shaw-a brilliant inventor with an astonishing list of ...


  18. Movie review: HerRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2014 | Chronicle Live

    ... themes previously tested in The Truman Show (1998), Bicentennial Man (1999), Stranger Than Fiction (2006) and Robot & Frank (2012). Jonze spends much of his time making short films, but even as a man with Being John Malkovich (1999), Adaptation ...


  19. Family weekendRead the original story

    Feb 5, 2014 | Legends of the Sun Pig

    Mum & Dad were over for a lovely visit this weekend. They arrived on Friday afternoon, so of course we had frites for dinner.


  20. Robot & FrankRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2014 |

    Robot and Frank is an older film released in 2012 that didn't get much recognition but with today's technology that statement doesn't really make a difference anymore.