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  1. Oscars: Inside the Last, Desperate Push to Win Over Voters Before Balloting Closes

    2:33 pm PST 02/25/2014
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    From taking over the late-night talk shows to going anywhere a reporter and camera might follow —even the Vatican — this year's nominees have stopped at nothing to court votes during the final days of this year's cutthroat Oscar race. READ MORE

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  2. Judi Dench on Beating Failing Eyesight, Bad Knees and Retirement

    8:00 am PST 02/21/2014
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    THR caught up with the 79-year-old "Philomena" Oscar nominee, who has been largely absent from the awards campaign trail, to discuss the impact of her macular degeneration, her "best friend" and why she still works 12-hour days. READ MORE

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  3. Judi Dench Wishes She'd Fixed James Bond Before Leaving Franchise (Video)

    8:00 am PST 02/21/2014
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    M should have "sorted James Bond out," the actress tells THR. "She's always trying to and she hasn't succeeded yet." READ MORE

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  4. Judi Dench on Leaving the 'Bond' Franchise: 'It is Someone Else's Turn'

    10:49 am PST 02/19/2014
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    THR meets up with the Academy Award-nominated actress on the set of "The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel 2." READ MORE

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  5. Oscar Breakdown: Best Actress

    12:00 pm PST 02/12/2014
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    The leading lady category is filled with seasoned Oscar nominees -- record-breaking, in fact -- who aren't held back by controversies or lack of campaigning. READ MORE

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  6. Oscars: Leonardo DiCaprio, Jennifer Lawrence and More on Dealing With the Demands of Their Roles

    8:00 am PST 01/27/2014
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    This year’s nominated actors and actresses spill all, from the biggest challenges to getting inside the heads of their (sometimes unlikable) characters. READ MORE

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  7. David Strathairn Joins 'The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel 2'

    8:11 am PST 01/10/2014
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    The "Good Night, and Good Luck" star joins Judi Dench, Maggie Smith and new addition, Richard Gere, in the Fox Searchlight sequel, which has begun production. READ MORE

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  8. BAFTA: What the Nominees Are Saying

    7:51 am PST 01/08/2014
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    David O. Russell calls the 10 nominations for "American Hustle" "mind-blowing," while Leonardo DiCaprio ("The Wolf of Wall Street"), Emma Thompson ("Saving Mr. Banks") and "Philomena" stars Judi Dench and Steve Coogan also share their thoughts on the honors announced Wednesday morning. READ MORE

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  9. 'Philomena' Star Judi Dench on Mooning Harvey Weinstein (Q&A)

    1:02 pm PST 01/02/2014
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    The 79-year-old British legend, who has scored six Oscar noms since turning 63 -- five for Weinstein-distributed films -- might nab a seventh nod on Jan. 16. READ MORE

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  10. Harvey Weinstein Enlists Judi Dench's James Bond Character in 'Philomena' Rating Fight (Video)

    11:16 am PST 11/07/2013
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    The film's star reprises her role as M and dispatches an agent in a new video released ahead of the company's MPAA appeal next Wednesday. READ MORE

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  11. 'Philomena' Trailer

    3:38 pm PDT 10/16/2013
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    Judi Dench and Steve Coogan star in Stephen Frears' drama about a woman in search of her son, who was taken from her decades earlier. The movie, from the Weinstein Co. is set to hit theaters on Nov. 22 in New York and Los Angeles, then expending nationwide on Nov. 27. READ MORE

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  12. The Weinstein Co. Books Thanksgiving Date With 'Philomena'

    6:10 pm PDT 09/30/2013
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    Putting the finishing touches on this year's awards plans, Harvey Weinstein's shop also dates "One Chance" for an exclusive run in late December and officially moves "Grace of Monaco" to March 2014. READ MORE

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  13. Karlovy Vary Fest to Honor John Travolta With Lifetime Achievement Award

    3:42 am PDT 06/18/2013
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    Central Europe's top film festival will give the Crystal Globe to the Hollywood veteran. READ MORE

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  14. Cannes: Weinstein Co. Picks Up Stephen Frears' 'Philomena'

    2:21 am PDT 05/17/2013
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    The company forks out $6.5 million for U.S., Canada and Spain rights to the movie that stars Judi Dench and Steve Coogan. READ MORE

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  15. 'Lincoln' Leads Critics' Choice Movie Awards Nominees With Record-Setting 13 Mentions

    8:40 am PST 12/11/2012
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    "Les Miserables" and "Silver Linings Playbook" also received multiple noms from the Broadcast Film Critics Association, which will announce the winners Jan. 10. READ MORE

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  16. Danny Boyle, Judi Dench Win London Theater Awards

    2:49 am PST 11/26/2012
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    The director was honored for his work on the Summer Olympics opening ceremony, and the actress received a special award at the London Evening Standard honors. READ MORE

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  17. Box Office Report: 'Skyfall' Crosses $100 Million in North America

    9:43 am PST 11/13/2012
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    The 23rd installment in the James Bond franchise surpasses the benchmark after only four days in nationwide release. READ MORE

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  18. 'Skyfall' London Premiere: Daniel Craig is Back as Bond

    3:44 pm PDT 10/23/2012
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    The British actor joined his Bond girls -- Naomie Harris and Berenice Marlohe -- on the red carpet, as well as baddie Javier Bardem, Dame Judi Dench, and royals Prince Charles and Camilla. The film made its world premiere on Oct. 23 at the Royal Albert Hall in London. READ MORE

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  19. 'The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel' Trailer

    1:13 pm PDT 10/23/2012
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    The official trailer for THE BEST EXOTIC MARIGOLD HOTEL, starring Judi Dench, Bill Nighy, Maggie Smith, Tom Wilkinson, & Dev Patel, directed by John Madden (SHAKESPEARE IN LOVE). READ MORE

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  20. Victoria and Albert Museum's 'Hollywood Costume' Exhibit: Gwyneth Paltrow, Cate Blanchett Gowns on Display

    8:57 am PDT 10/19/2012
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    The London exhibit runs from Oct. 20 through Jan. 13, and features lavish wardrobes from such films as "Shakespeare in Love," "Dangerous Liaisons" and "Elizabeth." READ MORE

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  21. 'Skyfall': New Photos of Daniel Craig as James Bond, Javier Bardem as Villain Raoul Silva

    6:35 pm PDT 09/30/2012
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    Daniel Craig reprises his role as 007. READ MORE

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