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Why Did Woody Allen Have Dinner With Lindsay Lohan?

19th June 2012

Days from the release of his new movie 'From Rome with Love', Woody Allen has finally answered the question on everyone's lips: why did he have dinner with Lindsay Lohan in New York earlier this...

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Woody Allen Will Star In His New Film

21st June 2011

Woody Allen will star in his new movie 'The Bop Decameron'. The legendary filmmaker has announced the cast for his latest project - set in contemporary Rome but loosely inspired by Giovanni Boccaccio's classic collection...

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Fascinating Fact 11667

21st June 2011

Oscar winner Roberto Benigni has been added to the cast of Woody Allen's new movie The Bop Decameron, which will be the first film the moviemaker has shot in Rome, Italy. The cast will also...

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Gunshots At Benigni Recital

30th August 2007

Oscar winner ROBERTO BENIGNI was left ducking for cover at a recital in Cosenza, Italy on Tuesday night (28Aug07) when a man shot a security guard who refused him entry to the event. Benigni was...

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Broadway-bound Benigni?

21st March 2007

Oscar winner ROBERTO BENIGNI is in talks to bring his comedy version of DANTE'S INFERNO to Broadway. The Italian actor and director's one-man show, TUTTODANTE, has enjoyed critical success with the comic rendition of the...

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The Things They Say 4146

26th February 2007

"I was the first guy whose head he stepped on, so I remember that pretty well." BILLY BOB THORNTON remembers ROBERTO BENIGNI's show-stopping crowd walk at the 1998 Oscars, where the Italian star won Best...

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Movie Reviews: The Tiger And The Snow

29th December 2006

If Pan's Labyrinth is receiving some of the best reviews of the year, Roberto Benigni's The Tiger and the Snow is receiving some of the worst. The first feature set in war-torn Iraq, it's being...

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Dreamworks' Dreamgirls: They Can Dream,can't They?

29th December 2006

Despite the fact that it will be playing in about a quarter of the theaters showing Paramount/Dreamworks' Night at the Museum, analysts are predicting that the musical Dreamgirls has a fighting chance of unseating the...

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Voting Opens For People's Choice

4th September 2006

VOLVER, PRIDE AND PREJUDICE and OLIVER TWIST have all been nominated for the European Film Academy's People's Choice Award. The prestigious award allows film fans across Europe to select their favourite film by registering their...

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Fascinating Fact 1142

6th March 2006

GEORGE CLOONEY is only the the fifth star to be nominated for acting, directing and writing awards in the same year. The other four are ORSON WELLES (1942), WOODY ALLEN (1978), WARREN BEATTY (1979 and...

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Fascinating Fact 1134

6th March 2006

GEORGE CLOONEY is only the the fifth star to be nominated for acting, directing and writing awards in the same year. The other four are ORSON WELLES (1942), WOODY ALLEN (1978), WARREN BEATTY (1979 and...

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Venice Film Festival Under Threat

11th October 2005

Veteran film-maker ROBERTO BENIGNI has slammed the Italian government because he fears proposed budget cuts will force the prestigious Venice Film Festival to end. The LIFE IS BEAUTIFUL director is furious the annual movie...

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Cinematographer Delli Colli Dies

19th August 2005

Acclaimed Italian cinematographer TONINO DELLI COLLI was found dead in his Rome apartment on Wednesday (17AUG05). He was 81. Delli Colli worked on more than 130 movies, including THE GOOD THE BAD AND THE...

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Benigni Sells Studio

10th December 2004

Italian movie mogul ROBERTO BENIGNI has sold off a major stake in the Rome studio where he made LIFE IS BEAUTIFUL and PINOCCHIO. The OSCAR winner and his actress wife NICOLETTA BRASCHI (corr) converted...

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Benigni To Shoot Iraq Comedy

30th September 2004

Acclaimed Italian director and actor ROBERTO BENIGNI is about to begin work on a comedy movie set against the backdrop of wartorn Iraq. The OSCAR-winning star hopes LA TIGRE E LA NEVE will do...

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Madonna And Guy Clean Up At Razzies

23rd March 2003

Husband and wife team MADONNA and GUY RITCHIE have cleaned up at this years GOLDEN RASPBERRY awards - their movie SWEPT AWAY scooped five spoof gongs. BRITNEY SPEARS and STAR WARS were also big...

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