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Gwyneth Paltrow Celebrates 40th In New York

6th October 2012

Gwyneth Paltrow has celebrated her 40th birthday with a third star-studded bash.The actress - who has already toasted the milestone at parties in Nice and London - was joined by a large group of her...

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'Lincoln Trailer': Wise Words Of The Past, Entering The Present

By Michael West | 4th October 2012

The trailer that cut between the two halves of last night's presidential debate was of Steven Spielberg's 'Lincoln', starring Daniel Day Lewis as the man himself. To say the trailer was 'timely' may be an...

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Why ‘Skyfall’ Could Land James Bond An Oscar Nomination

By Michael West | 4th October 2012

'Skyfall', the new James Bond movie directed by Sam Mendes, hits cinemas on November 9 and already attention is turning to whether or not the picture could snag a surprise Oscar nomination. 'Oscar bait' is...

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Lincoln Trailer Gets 2012 Presidential Debate Airtime

By Michael West | 4th October 2012

The Lincoln trailer debuted in-between the 2012 Presidential Debate, giving the film a great audience for its teasing premiere. Whether you were watching the debate unfold on ABC, CBS or CNN you will have struggled...

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Naked Hug Helped Liam Neeson Land Schindler's List Role

4th October 2012

A backstage hug Liam Neeson gave Steven Spielberg's mother-in-law helped land the Irishman the leading role in Schindler's List.The actor had auditioned for the role of war hero Oscar Schindler in the film, but he...

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Steven Spielberg To Mark Anniversary Of Gettysburg Address

2nd October 2012

Director Steven Spielberg is heading to Pennsylvania next month (Nov12) to mark the 149th anniversary of U.S. President Abraham Lincoln's Gettysburg Address.The Jaws filmmaker will serve as the keynote speaker at a Dedication Day ceremony...

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Joseph Gordon-levitt: 'Daniel Day-lewis Was Mr. President On Lincoln Set'

27th September 2012

Revered method actor Daniel Day-Lewis was so taken over by the role of Abraham Lincoln in Steven Spielberg's new historical epic even the director referred to him as Mr. President on set.Co-star Joseph Gordon-Levitt, who...

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Steven Spielberg Cites Bullying At School For Dyslexia As Catalyst For Movie Career

By Contributor | 27th September 2012

Steven Spielberg has opened up about his dyslexia, the famous director admitting that he was bullied at school because he couldn't read. Spielberg has reason to be one of the most confident men in entertainment...

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Ben Whishaw To Team Up With Steven Spielberg?

26th September 2012

Ben Whishaw is set to star in Steven Spielberg's 'Robopocalypse'. The 31-year-old actor has reportedly entered negotiations to take on a key role as a hacker named Lurker in the sci-fi film, Variety reports. Should...

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Spielberg Head-hunting Anne Hathaway For New Film?

By Michael West | 26th September 2012

Reports suggest that Anne Hathaway will act alongside Chris Hemsworth in Steven Spielberg's new movie Robopocalypse, according to the NME. The sci-fi action flick sees the human race desperate for survival against a hoard of...

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Ben Whishaw To Star In Robopocalypse

26th September 2012

Ben Whishaw is set to star in 'Robopocalypse'.The 'Skyfall' actor is in talks to take on a key role in the Steven Spielberg-directed sci-fi movie, playing a hacker named Lurker, according to Variety. If Ben...

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Hindus Urge Steven Spielberg And Film Bosses To Be Sensitive About Ramayana Movie

25th September 2012

America's Hindu leaders are urging Steven Spielberg and his partners at DreamWorks to seek expert help as they adapt the sacred scripture Ramayana as a new animated blockbuster to avoid a religious clash in 2015,...

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Arrested Fake Airpilot Cites Steven Spielberg's 'Catch Me If You Can' As Inspiration

By Contributor | 24th September 2012

A man who was arrested for impersonating an air pilot has said that he was inspired to do it after seeing the Steven Spielberg film Catch Me If You Can. The unnamed Italian man, who...

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Steven Spielberg Wants Lucas To Sort Out Indiana Jones 5 Script

20th September 2012

Steven Spielberg has urged George Lucas to get the 'Indiana Jones 5' script ''organised''. The Hollywood director - who helmed the first four movies in the franchise - is desperate to make a fifth film...

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Steven Spielberg Praises Day-lewis For 'Incredible' Lincoln Prep

17th September 2012

Steven Spielberg has revealed that actor Daniel Day-Lewis put in an ''incredible'' amount of work in preparation for his role in 'Lincoln'. The director of the drama movie was impressed with Daniel's extensive research...

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Bill Murray Joins ‘Best Actor’ Oscar Race With ‘Hyde Park On Hudson’

12th September 2012

Bill Murray has officially entered the race for the coveted ‘Best Actor’ Oscar after his performance as Franklin D. Roosevelt in ‘Hyde Park on Hudson’ garnered high praise from critics following its screening at the...

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Fascinating Fact 14085

11th September 2012

Steven Spielberg and his partners at Dreamworks are developing a remake of Steve Martin and Lily Tomlin's 1984 body-switching comedy All of Me. In the original, directed by Carl Reiner, a dying millionairess transfers her...

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Steven Spielberg Set For Triumphant Oscar Return With Lincoln?

11th September 2012

Steven Spielberg’s latest film, Lincoln is being tipped for an Oscar before it’s full trailer has been released, such is its director’s holy name. But will the E.T creator’s latest epic, which depicts the tale...

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Steve Spielberg's Son Drops Famous Last Name For New York Stage Debut

7th September 2012

Steven Spielberg's actor son Sawyer has dropped his dad's famous surname ahead of his New York stage debut so theatregoers won't be put off by his celebrity.Sawyer Avery Spielberg, the Jaws filmmaker's 20-year-old son with...

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Ben Affleck Heading For Oscars Glory With 'Argo'?

4th September 2012

Is Ben Affleck in the running for an Oscar? Industry insiders seem to think so, after his latest movie Argo opened at the Telluride Film Festival. According to Los Angeles Times, the very same movie...

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Oprah Winfrey's Named Biggest Earning Celebrity For The Fourth Time

29th August 2012

The Oprah Winfrey show just seems to go on and on, with the 58 year-old talk show host veteran still successful, in spite of the struggles of her television network Own. Though the plight of...

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Steven Spielberg Not Interested In Navy Seal Book

28th August 2012

A representative for Steven Spielberg has distanced the filmmaker from reports linking him to a movie adaptation of a new book about the hunt for terror mastermind Osama Bin Laden.No Easy Day: The Firsthand Account...

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Lawless Star Shia Labeouf On 'The Downfall' Of His Career

28th August 2012

Lawless actor Shia Labeouf has admitted his honesty about the state of the movie industry will probably be the downfall of his career. LaBeouf is certainly a controversial character - in June, he stripped naked...

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Oprah Winfrey Tops Forbes' Celebrity Rich List, But For How Long?

28th August 2012

Oprah Winfrey has topped this year's list of top-paid celebrities, as compiled by Forbes. She'll need to enjoy the glory while it lasts, though as it looks unlikely that she'll be able to remain there...

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Oprah Winfrey Is World's Highest Paid Celebrity

28th August 2012

TV titan Oprah Winfrey has beaten directors Michael Bay and Steven Spielberg to be named the world's highest paid celebrity after banking a whopping $165 million (£103 million) in the past year.The media mogul has...

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Oprah Winfrey Tops Forbes Highest Paid Celebrities List

27th August 2012

Oprah Winfrey has been named the highest paid celebrity for the fourth year in a row.The media mogul - who quit her successful chat show last year after 25 years to focus on running her...

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Oscars Producers Confirmed: But Who Will Scoop The Awards In 2013?

24th August 2012

After we reported 'Chicago's Craig Zadan and Neil Meron are to produce the show, Contactmusic.com have had a look at some of the front runners to pick up awards at the 2013 ceremony.The Best Picture...

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Harry Potter Composer John Williams To Receive Prestigious Award

21st August 2012

The man behind the music for Harry Potter and Star Wars, John Williams is set to have his achievements recognised in the form of a lifetime achievement award, reports The Telegraph. The Classical Brits is...

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Will Imax Replace 3d?

16th August 2012

The major studios may have decided that 3D has lost its fascination for moviegoers and may now be focusing on IMAX as a way of enticing them to pay premium prices for tickets. The recent...

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Shia Labeouf Regrets Indiana Jones Criticism

16th August 2012

Transformers star Shia Labeouf still regrets publicly bad-mouthing his Indiana Jones debut because his comments deeply upset his mentor Steven Spielberg.The actor fears he went too far in criticising Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of...

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