On Movies Archive: January, 2011

Harvey Weinstein reigns with 12 Oscars for "The King Speech"

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Harvey Weinstein says that the 12 nominations nabbed by The King’s Speech on Tuesday, when the Academy Award contenders were announced... Read more

“The Illusionist’s” Oscar-nominated director champions 2-D, hand-drawn animation

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This is from the production notes for The Illusionist, opening in Philly Friday, Jan. 21 -- and a movie everyone should see! Director Sylvain... Read more

Nazi propaganda film a hit on Sansom Street

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Triumph of the Will, Leni Riefenstahl’s infamous 1935 salute to Nazism and Adolf Hitler, is playing at the Roxy Theater near Rittenhouse... Read more

Julia Roberts prays for Javier Bardem

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Julia Roberts hosted a screening of Biutiful for members of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences this week, doing her best to drum... Read more

Anne Francis, Robby the Robot's pal, dies at 80.

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Anne Francis, the Hollywood siren whose leading men included James Cagney, George Raft, Glenn Ford and, most famously, Robby the Robot in the... Read more