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Director Ulu Grosbard dead at 83

LOS ANGELES, March 23 (UPI) -- Stage and film director Ulu Grosbard has died in New York, his family said. He was 83.

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UPI Almanac for Tuesday, Sept. 27, 2011.
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Film director Arthur Penn dead at 88

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 29 (UPI) -- Filmmaker Arthur Penn has died at the age of 88, the Directors Guild of America confirmed Wednesday.

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UPI Almanac for Saturday, Sept. 27, 2008.
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UPI Almanac for Thursday, Sept. 27, 2007.
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Berlin film festival honors Arthur Penn

BERLIN, Dec. 16 (UPI) -- U.S. director Arthur Penn will receive the lifetime achievement award at the Berlin Film Festival for such films as "Bonnie and Clyde" and "Missouri Breaks."

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Today is Wednesday, Sept, 27, the 270th day of 2006 with 95 to follow.
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Bloomberg tops Directors Guild honorees

NEW YORK, Sept. 12 (UPI) -- New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg heads the list of this year's honorees to be recognized by the Directors Guild of America.

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Today is Tuesday, Sept. 27, the 270th day of 2005 with 95 to follow.
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New School, Actors Studio get a divorce

NEW YORK, May 26 (UPI) -- New York's New School University and the venerable Actors Studio are splitting up, but officials said each will go on independently.

Analysis: 'Sin City' worthy of the name

LOS ANGELES, April 4 (UPI) -- "Sin City," the No. 1 movie at the U.S. box office this weekend, has gotten enthusiastic reviews for its visual style and audacity, as well as some thumbs down for its hyper-violent content.
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Feature: Wine goes global in new film

LOS ANGELES, March 9 (UPI) -- he Oscar-nominated "Sideways" may take credit for bringing new aficionados into wine culture but another new film, the documentary "Mondovino," examines a much more powerful trend in wine -- the globalization of what filmmaker Jonathan Nossiter calls a "m
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Today is Monday, Sept. 27, the 271st day of 2004 with 95 to follow.
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Jack Nicholson tribute to Marlon Brando

NEW YORK, Aug. 3 (UPI) -- One month after his death at 80, Marlon Brando is the subject of a 1,700-word tribute in Rolling Stone, written by Jack Nicholson.

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Today is Saturday, Sept. 27, the 270th day of 2003 with 95 to follow.
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Today is Friday, Sept. 27, the 270th day of 2002 with 95 to follow.
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Turgenev's ' Fool' lights up Broadway

NEW YORK, April 26 (UPI) -- The 19th century Russian novelist-dramatist Ivan Turgenev may be best known in the theater for "A Month in the Country," but one of his long forgotten plays, "F
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