Amy Dawes

March of the Penguins

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Director: Luc JacquetTopic: The annual journey of the Emperor penguins to their Antarctic breeding ground, and the remarkable rituals involved in their courtship, incubation and feeding of the…

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Buzz factors into race

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It's impossible to consider this year's documentary Oscar contenders without bringing up a visually dazzling nature doc released by Warner Independent Pictures. "The March of the Penguins" set the…

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North Country

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About halfway into "North Country," Charlize Theron as Minnesota coal miner Josey Aimes demands the right to speak at a crowded union meeting despite the palpable hatred in the hall. When the miners…

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Roof space sets pace

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When AFI Fest organizers learned in March that their former digs at the ArcLight theater in Hollywood had been leased, they concluded there was nowhere to go but up.

Greta Garbo

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Icons of the Century: "We had faces then," Gloria Swanson says in "Sunset Boulevard" of filmdom's early stars. Few fit the line as well as Garbo.

Steven Spielberg

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Icons of the Century: Ocean swimming would never be the same after stunned movie-goers watched the shark attack in "Jaws" in the summer of 1975, and neither would the movie business. The film's $260…

Clark Gable

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Icons of the Century: Undershirt sales crashed after he appeared without one as a tart-tongued newspaperman in 1934's "It Happened One Night" and his "Frankly my dear, I don't give a damn" dismissal…

Bette Davis

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Icons of the Century: "Fasten your seatbelts; it's going to be a bumpy night," she declared as Margo Channing in "All About Eve." Moviegoers were happy to go along for the ride when this bug-eyed…

Jack Nicholson

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Icons of the Century: Whether poking his bandaged nose where it isn't welcome as Jake Gittes in "Chinatown," or ad-libbing his immortal "He-e-e-re's Johnny!" while axing through a door in "The…

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