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Worker on film about Gregg Allman pleads not guilty over fatal Georgia train accident

ATLANTA (Reuters) – A filmmaker pleaded not guilty on Tuesday to charges stemming from a deadly train wreck in southeast Georgia on the set of a movie about rock singer Gregg Allman, prosecutors said. Reuters: Entertainment News

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From queens to superheroes, film costumes find Hollywood home

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Dorothy’s famous ruby red slippers from “The Wizard of Oz” have found their way home again as one of the highlights in a new Hollywood exhibition that showcases iconic costumes in film. Reuters: Entertainment News

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Leper colony novel would make great film, producer tells Greene fest

BERKHAMSTED England (Reuters) – Writer Graham Greene’s novel set in a leper colony in the Belgian Congo would make a great film, the producer of the 1999 film of Greene’s “The End of the Affair” said. Reuters: Entertainment News

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‘Gone Girl’ ensures NY Film Festival dazzles from the start

NEW YORK (Reuters) – David’s Fincher’s “Gone Girl” kicked off the New York Film Festival on Friday adding a bit of Hollywood glitz and glamour to one of the most anticipated openings of the year. Reuters: Entertainment News

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Far from Hollywood din, New York Film Festival puts focus on quality

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Cannes has its coveted prizes and Sundance its lucrative deals, but the New York Film Festival, unencumbered by awards or marketing, says its mission is simple: to present the year’s best in world cinema. Reuters: Entertainment … Continue reading

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Yoshiko Yamaguchi, film star and politician

Screen siren with roles that played out in her equally extraordinary real life, which also embraced a career in politics Asia homepage

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The horror of genocide needs to be shown: UK film director

LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – The surviving prisoners didn’t know what to expect when British troops entered the Nazi concentration camp at Bergen-Belsen in northwest Germany on April 15, 1945. Reuters: Entertainment News

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After Toronto, small film world primes for peak viewing season

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – The red carpets have rolled up and the festival awards are adjudicated, and now comes the deluge of small and independent films for fall viewing and Oscar baiting. Reuters: Entertainment News

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After Toronto, small film world primes for peak viewing season

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – The red carpets have rolled up and the festival awards are adjudicated, and now comes the deluge of small and independent films for fall viewing and Oscar baiting. Reuters: Entertainment News

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‘The Imitation Game’ takes top prize at Toronto film fest

TORONTO (Reuters) – “The Imitation Game,” a biopic about British mathematician and World War Two code-breaker Alan Turing, won the top prize at the Toronto International Film Festival on Sunday. Reuters: Entertainment News

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