Awards

  • Film

Crix crown ‘Kings’

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Arnaud Desplechin's "Kings and Queen" won the 62nd Prix Louis Delluc on Dec. 17 as best French film of 2004. Jury president Gilles Jacob and his 14 fellow jurors picked the writer-director's tale of…

Marketplace

  • Film

HFPA: a quirky cluster

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Who exactly are the members of the Hollywood Foreign Press Assn.? The 91 foreign journalists who make up the HFPA -- 83 of whom vote on the Golden Globes -- are ubiquitous this time of year. They…

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Clint Eastwood

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Bathed in focused light but isolated in a surrounding darkness that conceals the cracks and decays of a weathered gym called the Hit Pit, a female boxer named Maggie methodically punches a bag with…

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Alejandro Amenabar

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One can imagine the sudsy shlockfest that "The Sea Inside" might have been in other hands: a mawkish affair centered around not one disability but -- wait for it -- two.

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Open immigration policy

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Oscar has opened its doors lately to more international clientele, at least when it comes to the directing category. Recent go-rounds have seen Roman Polanski the surprise recipient of the director…

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Building character

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While the glory days of personal and political studio pictures like "Easy Rider" and "Midnight Cowboy" may seem long gone, replaced by a global-blockbuster mentality, a number of this year's most…

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