Independent Spirit Award nods announced

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 29 (UPI) -- Noah Baumbach's "The Squid and the Whale" led the field with six nominations for the 2006 Independent Spirit Awards, announced Tuesday in Los Angeles. "The Squid and the Whale" will compete for best film against "Brokeback Mountain," "Capote," "Good Night

Ang Lee takes top Venice Prize

VENICE, Italy, Sept. 11 (UPI) -- "Brokeback Mountain" -- director Ang Lee's movie about gay cowboys -- took the top prize, the Golden Lion, at the conclusion of the Venice Film Festival.

Clooney film to open New York fest

NEW YORK, Aug. 2 (UPI) -- George Clooney's star-studded political drama "Good Night, and Good Luck" has been chosen to open the 43rd New York Film Festival.

Mol to play Bettie Page in film

NEW YORK, March 31 (UPI) -- Killer Films is in pre-production on the feature film, "The Ballad of Bettie Page," starring U.S. actress Gretchen Mol in the title role.

Wilde's 'Salome' has all-star cast

NEW YORK, May 23 (UPI) -- One of the waning Broadway season's more unusual offerings is a reading of Oscar Wilde's macabre Biblical drama "Salome" by an all-star cast including Al Pacino, Marisa Tomei, David Strathairn, and Dianne Wiest.

Stars Shine: Strindberg's 'Dance of Death'

WASHINGTON, Oct. 22 (UPI) -- Swedish playwright August Strindberg's pessimistic view of life and love expressed in "Dance of Death," now in revival on Broadway, would be a real downer in th
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