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2011-03-10 15:09:00

AUSTIN, Texas, March 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Use these coordinates to link up and download footage from the SXSW world premiere of Summit Entertainment's new thriller SOURCE CODE. Stars Jake Gyllenhaal (BROKEBACK MOUNTAIN), Michelle Monaghan (DUE DATE), and Vera Farmiga (UP IN THE AIR) joined director Duncan Jones (MOON) in Austin, TX for the red carpet celebration. Coordinates for feed: ---------------------...

2010-01-23 22:58:00

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- DIAMONDS were the ideal adornment to phenomenal frocks on the world's most celebrated stars at the 16th Annual Screen Actor's Guild Awards. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100118/NY39143LOGO ) It was Saturday night out in Hollywood with fashion forward diamond jewelry paired with youthful short dresses and timeless diamonds paired with demure gowns. Two of the best diamond looks included ravishing Kate Hudson in a long diamond sautoir...

2009-12-15 16:44:00

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., Dec. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Paramount Pictures' "Up in the Air," opening nationwide on December 23rd, received the most Golden Globe nominations of any film this year, with a total of six nominees including Best Motion Picture-Drama, Best Director for Jason Reitman, Best Screenplay for Jason Reitman and Sheldon Turner, Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture-Drama for George Clooney, and two Best Performances by Actresses in a Supporting Role for both Vera...

2009-12-15 10:44:00

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., Dec. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Paramount Pictures' "Up in the Air" received the most Golden Globe nominations of any film this year, with a total of six nominees including Best Motion Picture-Drama, Best Director for Jason Reitman, Best Screenplay for Jason Reitman and Sheldon Turner, Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture-Drama for George Clooney, and two Best Performances by Actresses in a Supporting Role for both Vera Farmiga and Anna Kendrick. The film has...

2009-11-19 19:25:00

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- WHEN: Monday, November 30, 2009 at 7:30 P.M. Arrivals begin at 6:30 P.M. Press Check-in begins at: 5:30 P.M. WHERE: MANN'S VILLAGE THEATER 961 Broxton Avenue Los Angeles, CA 90024 WHO: Cast members and filmmakers attending include: Jason Reitman (Director, Producer, Co-Screenwriter), George Clooney (Ryan), Vera...

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2008-12-01 08:25:41

Slumdog Millionaire, a film set in India and directed by Briton Danny Boyle, won three prizes at the British Independent Film Awards. The movie was named best independent film, Boyle best director and star Dev Patel most promising newcomer at the 11th annual awards ceremony at the Old Billingsgate Market in London, The Hollywood Reporter said. Northern Irish actor James Nesbitt, who starred in Boyle's 2005 film Millions, was the event's host. Michael Fassbender won the best actor award for...

2008-09-11 06:00:25

By Steve Pratt, Damon Smith; Damon Smith The Boy In The Striped Pyjamas (12A, 94mins) ***** Stars: Asa Butterfield, Jack Scanlon, Amber Beattie, David Thewlis, Vera Farmiga, Sheila Hancock, Rupert Friend, David Hayman, Jim Norton, Cara Horgan THE friendship of Bruno and Shmuel is both unexpected and touching. One is the son of a Nazi commandant, the other is a Jewish boy held captive in a concentration camp. They get to know each other separated by a barbed wire fence. They are...

2008-06-14 00:00:19

By >Bob Strauss This odd little fugue of a movie would be implausible, even laughable, if it weren't also marvelously played, visually composed and plotted with the utmost cunning. Nick Stahl stars as Public Radio essayist Isaac Knott, who lost both parents and the use of his legs in a car accident as a child. Strange tips lead him to a skittish group of wannabe paraplegics, and from there to a strangely intense woman named Fiona (Vera Farmiga). "I'm a unique case," she tells him. "I...


Word of the Day
vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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