"Argo" storms to Oscar feat on night of surprises

February 28, 2013

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – “Argo” stormed to Best Picture feat during a Oscars on Sunday on a night of surprises that finished in beating for frontrunner “Lincoln” and handed a many altogether wins – 4 – to “Life of Pi.” It was a initial time given “Driving Miss Daisy” in 1990 that a film won […]

'Argo' named best film during BAFTA awards

February 12, 2013

LOS ANGELES — Director-producer-star Ben Affleck’s chronological play “Argo” continued a late-inning awards brush Sunday, winning a British Academy of Film and Television Arts endowment for best film. Although snubbed by 2013 Oscar district in a best executive category, Affleck also clinched a BAFTA for directing in a year that saw Steven Spielberg (“Lincoln”) and […]

'Argo' wins during Golden Globes, letdown for Spielberg

January 15, 2013

LOS ANGELES (AFP) – Ben Affleck’s Iran warrant play “Argo” and low-pitched “Les Miserables” were a large winners during a Golden Globes, while Steven Spielberg’s “Lincoln” went home with a unsatisfactory solitary award. Affleck won both best thespian film and executive for his film about a CIA goal to rescue diplomats in Tehran in 1979, […]

Spielberg eyes bullion as Golden Globes opens with gags

January 14, 2013

Spielberg eyes bullion as Golden Globes opens with gagsPosted: 14 Jan 2013 1033 hrs           Related News LOS ANGELES: The Golden Globes got underway Sunday with Steven Spielberg’s presidential play “Lincoln” a frontrunner for a vital prizes, opposite rivals including Quentin Tarantino and Kathryn Bigelow. Co-hosts Tina Fey and Amy Poehler […]

'Argo,' 'Les Miserables' win large during Golden Globes

January 14, 2013

LOS ANGELES (AFP) – Ben Affleck’s Iran warrant play “Argo” and low-pitched “Les Miserables” were a large winners during a Golden Globes, while Steven Spielberg’s “Lincoln” went home with a unsatisfactory solitary award. Affleck won both best thespian film and executive for his film about a CIA goal to rescue diplomats in Tehran in 1979, […]

'Django' wins early Globes, though Spielberg eyes gold

January 14, 2013

LOS ANGELES (AFP) – Ben Affleck’s Iran warrant play “Argo” and low-pitched “Les Miserables” were a large winners during a Golden Globes, while Steven Spielberg’s “Lincoln” went home with a unsatisfactory solitary award. Affleck won both best thespian film and executive for his film about a CIA goal to rescue diplomats in Tehran in 1979, […]

Spielberg eyes bullion as Globes opens with gags

January 14, 2013

LOS ANGELES (AFP) – Ben Affleck’s Iran warrant play “Argo” and low-pitched “Les Miserables” were a large winners during a Golden Globes, while Steven Spielberg’s “Lincoln” went home with a unsatisfactory solitary award. Affleck won both best thespian film and executive for his film about a CIA goal to rescue diplomats in Tehran in 1979, […]

Oscars favorites put spotlight on US history

January 11, 2013

LOS ANGELES (AFP) – Do we wish a US story lesson? Look no serve than a frontrunners for a best film Academy Award, announced Thursday. Nearly half a cinema nominated for best design Oscar are about pivotal events in America’s past, from a extermination of labour to a post 9/11 hunt for Osama bin Laden. […]