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Affleck ‘heartbroken’ by Robin Williams death

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Hollywood actor-director Ben Affleck said Tuesday he was “heartbroken” by the apparent suicide of his “Good Will Hunting” co-star Robin Williams.

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A new animal kingdom for Michod in ‘The Rover’

Director David Michod center, and actors Guy Pearce right,  and Robert Pattinson, pose for photos during a media call for the release of their new movie The Rover in Sydney, Country, Friday, June 6, 2014. AP

“It’s getting howly out there,” says the Australian director David Michod, peering out at a torrential downpour that’s pounding the southern coast of France.

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Single Review: ‘Happy’ by Pharrell Williams

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For now, there is no escaping this summery cheerful hit as we have been hearing it being played, not only on radio, but also in numerous noontime shows, game shows, and anything else we can imagine on local television.

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Oscars yield bracing number of real winners

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Last year was a relatively good season for the global film industry, so film buffs are happy that the recent US Academy Awards came up with a bracing number of real winners.

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Oscar-winning film dramatizes horrors of slavery

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NYONG’O. Seemingly interminable ordeal

When 2013 Oscar Best Picture winner, “12 Years a Slave” started its run in Metro Manila last week, we hastened to view it to see what had made it US film academy members’ top pick, over many other exceptional productions.

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