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Dog Day Afternoon Broadway Play In The Works

Bosses at Warner Bros. Theatre Ventures have announced an adaptation of the 1975 film starring Al Pacino is heading to the Great White Way. Pulitzer prize winner Stephen Adly Guirgis will adapt...

Kevin Spacey Likes Theatrical Films

Kevin Spacey says films can "embrace the best of theatre".The actor-and-director has worked on both movies and plays and believes they don't have to be that different. He said: "I'm a big believer that film...

Director Sidney Lumet Dead At 86

Sidney Lumet, whose career as a director began during the Golden Age of Television sixty years ago and continued into the 21st century, died in New York today (Saturday) at the age of 86. In...

Drunk Pacino Quit Dog Day

AL PACINO quit work on Oscar-winning heist movie DOG DAY AFTERNOON during a drinking binge in London - and he was only tempted back to the set after a producer persuaded him to read the...

Pacino Accepts Irish Honour

Hollywood star AL PACINO picked up an honorary patronage of Ireland's prestigious Trinity College in Dublin yesterday (22NOV06). The DOG DAY AFTERNOON actor accepted the honour during his current stint in Ireland, to research playwright/novelist...

Pacino Is King Of The Heist Movie

AL PACINO movie DOG DAY AFTERNOON has been voted the best heist film of all time. The 1975 classic, directed by SIDNEY LUMET, beat another Pacino movie, HEAT, to first place in the poll of...

Pacino Peaked 30 Years Ago

Hollywood legend AL PACINO admits he hasn't made a good movie in 30 years. The actor believes he peaked in 1975 movie DOG DAY AFTERNOON and hasn't had a decent role since, despite the...

Lumet To Receive Honorary Oscar

Veteran director SIDNEY LUMET will receive an honorary statuette at next year's (FEB05) OSCAR ceremony - his first ever Academy Award. The DOG DAY AFTERNOON filmmaker has previously picked up five Oscar nominations for...

Pacino Found Making Movies 'Strange'

AL PACINO longed for a return to his theatrical roots during his early years as a struggling film star, despite gaining stardom in a string of classic 1970s films. The revered actor, 64, who...

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