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Spain picks Lennon film to compete for Oscar

MADRID (AP) — Spain’s film academy has selected the movie ”Vivir es Facil con los Ojos Cerrados” (Living is Easy With Eyes Closed) about a Spanish man’s quest to meet John Lennon as its entry for best foreign language film at next year’s Oscars. Director David Trueba’s film, chosen Thursday, tells the true story of an English-language [...]

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2 American heavyweights frame NY Film Fest

NEW YORK (AP) — With a pair of much-anticipated book adaptions, two heavyweight American filmmakers frame the 52nd annual New York Film Festival. The Lincoln Center event, arguably the most prestigious film festival in the country, kicks off Friday with the world premiere of David Fincher’s “Gone Girl,” a thriller starring Ben Affleck and adapted [...]

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