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CNNWASHINGTON, DC -- Three of the 12 Secret Service agents involved in the Colombia prostitution scandal refused to cooperate with authorities and submit to a polygraph test, according to House Homeland Security Committee Chairman Peter King, R-New York....
The EnvelopeWhen he rolls up for lunch at Campanile, Stephen Frears, the 65-year-old director of the "The Queen," doesn't look as if he'd be reticent. He's rumpled, personable, vaguely brash, but just try asking him how he guided the seemingly unprepossessing film...
Aging actor Maurice (Peter O'Toole) sparks a friendship with his best friend's teenage grand-niece (Jodie Whittaker), whom he calls Venus after the Roman Goddess of Love. Maurice the old man refuses to be typecast as a corpse--even if Maurice the actor...
Tribune movie critic3½ stars (out of four) Peter O'Toole, still a British cinematic lion at 74, performs another movie miracle in the Roger Michell-Hanif Kureishi film "Venus." O'Toole plays Maurice, a second-rate London film and stage actor in his twilight days. Maurice is...
Zap2It.com"The Queen" received 10 BAFTA nominations on Friday (Jan. 12), but right behind the heavily decorated biopic was the 007 blockbuster "Casino Royale," which earned nine nods for the British film awards. Facing "The Queen" in the best picture category...
"The Queen" garnered 10 nominations Friday, dominating the British version of the Academy Awards with nods for best film, best British film, best director, best screenplay, best actress and best supporting actor. The latest James Bond thriller, "Casino...
Three years ago, Peter O'Toole expressed dismay at receiving an honorary Oscar, saying he was "still in the game." The transporting performance he gives in "Venus" proves he was not kidding. Told with wit, genuine poignancy and all kinds of humor,...
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Times Staff WriterThree years ago, Peter O'Toole expressed dismay at receiving an honorary Oscar, saying he was "still in the game." The transporting performance he gives in "Venus" proves that he was not kidding. Told with wit, genuine poignancy and all kinds of humor,...
Times Staff WriterHis next project, Hanif Kureishi is saying, will be a fat, juicy novel about a shrink, chockablock with "all the stuff that I'm interested in — you know, race, sex, politics, psychoanalysis, literature, TV." The time frame? The 1970s through July...
FOR THE TIMESFriday April 19, 1996 "Uncle Vanya"--cranky, melancholy and definitively fin de siecle--is in fashion as another century wheezes to a close, partly because crankiness and melancholy are in the air. "Vanya" has also proved flexible enough to permit...
Tags: Plastic Surgeons, Movies, Family, Samuel Goldwyn, Entertainment
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