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Actor-Director Richard Attenborough Has Died

People Magazine - 17 Jun 2018
As a director, Attenborough made several successful movies, from Oh What a Lovely War! in 1969 to Chaplin and Shadowlands in the 1990s. But his greatest success was Gandhi, a film that was 20 years in the planning and won eight Oscars, including Best ...
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Oh! What a peculiar film! Anti-war classic comes to west Cork

Irish Times - 14 Aug 2018
It's hard to imagine a more defiantly theatrical piece of work, but, in 1969, Richard Attenborough made a film of Oh! What a Lovely War. Featuring a dizzying array of British stars – John Mills, John Gielgud, Laurence Olivier, everyone else – the ...
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Ronnie Taylor, Oscar-Winning Cinematographer on 'Gandhi,' Dies at 93

Hollywood Reporter - 10 Aug 2018
He collaborated with director Richard Attenborough on five films and shot what is believed to be the largest scene of film extras in cinema history. Ronnie Taylor, the British cinematographer who twice stepped in to save Richard Attenborough's towering ...
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3 men arrested in Rochester paving scam

WHEC - 31 Jul 2018
After a three week investigation, 42-year-old Richard Attenborough III, of Baldwinsville; 38-year-old David Burch, of Rochester; and 62-year-old Thomas Stanley, of West Roxbury, were arrested and charged with grand larceny in the third degree, scheme ...
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How Accurate Is the Movie 'Gandhi'?

Biography - 26 Jul 2018
So reads the preamble to Richard Attenborough's film Gandhi. Released in 1982, the three-hour-plus epic encompasses more than 50 years of history and attempts to chronicle the life of the man who has come to be hailed as the father of modern India.
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Akshay Kumar goes for 'Gold' with patriotic fervour - 14 Aug 2018
From Aamir Khan's riveting sporting musical Lagaan to Richard Attenborough's Gandhi, tales of British rule in India and partition always curry favour. Asked if Kumar nurses a colonial hangover and whether it irks him to think about what the British did ...
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Independence Day 2018: 15 Movies on India's freedom to watch

Times of India - 14 Aug 2018
The biopic of Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi went on to win eight Oscars that year including Best Picture, Best Director for Richard Attenborough and Best Actor for Ben Kingsley. It covered all the major events of his life from his South Africa stint, non ...
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Mark Kermode's Secrets of Cinema

This is Money - 11 Aug 2018
Episode 1 - the Rom-Com. Available on iPlayer until August 15. This genre is not everyone's cup of tea, some say because the films are always the same - so predictable. But that's the idea. Girl meets boy, boy meets girl, boy meets fish, things and ...
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Quando um filme é (mesmo) muito grande - Diário de Notícias

Lisboa - 18 Aug 2018
A referência mais célebre do seu trabalho é, obviamente, Gandhi, de Richard Attenborough, uma subtil e muito didáctica evocação biográfica do Mahatma Gandhi e do complexo processo de independência da Índia. Foi consagrado com o Óscar de melhor ...
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Behind the scenes of Brighton Rock

BBC News - 15 Dec 2017
In contrast to the dark reality the film portrays, images recently unearthed in the Studio Canal Archive Collection, which is now held by the Mary Evans Picture Library, show lead actors Richard Attenborough and Carol Marsh enjoying all that Brighton ...
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Richard Ord: Drunken wasps are proving a shoo thing

Sunderland Echo - 15 Aug 2018
You shouldn't try and shoo a wasp away with your flailing hands because you will only get it angry and it will fly off and sting someone else. This was the interesting point made to me last week and, on reflection, it's not without merit.

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