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Trier’s ‘Louder’ wins Stockholm Film Fest’s Bronze Horse – ‘Ode’ takes ten trophies at Grand Bell Awards

LOS ANGELES, Nov 21, (RTRS): Joachim Trier won his second Bronze Horse with his Cannes entry “Louder Than Bombs,” starring Jesse Eisenberg, on Friday night at the Stockholm Film Festival. Trier follows in the footsteps of Quentin Tarantino, who won the Bronze Horse for best film twice, with “Reservoir Dogs” …

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Can ‘Force’ become biggest film ever? – ‘Mockingjay 2’ flying to $110m weekend in US

LOS ANGELES, Nov 21, (Agencies): Riding galaxy-sized expectations, the new “Star Wars” movie is already setting records for pre-opening ticket sales, with still a month to go. But does that mean the movie’s destined to be the biggest of all time? Though several signs point in that direction, the outcome …

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Adele’s return a sentimental look back – Streaming or not, ‘25’ expected to be monster hit

NEW YORK, Nov 21, (Agencies): Adele has had nearly five years to savor the massive success of her last album but, on a release that could be even bigger, she is looking back wistfully on what once had been. On Adele’s third album “25”, which came out Friday, the singer …

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Suarez, Neymar on song as Barcelona rout Real Madrid – Catalans move six clear of rivals

MADRID, Nov 21, (AFP): Luis Suarez and Neymar continued their sensational goalscoring form as Barcelona moved six points clear of Real Madrid at the top of La Liga with a 4-0 thrashing of their bitter rivals at the Bernabeu on Saturday. Barca even had the luxury of leaving Lionel Messi …

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Rampant Liverpool thwart Man City title push – Leaders Hull held by Bristol city

MANCHESTER, Nov 21, (Agencies): The Juergen Klopp effect began to really take effect on Saturday as Liverpool hammered mercurial Manchester City 4-1 at the Etihad Stadium to provide the Merseysiders’ new coach with his most striking Premier League win yet. Klopp’s men defeated struggling champions Chelsea 3-1 last month but …

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Kuwait, Qout Market & Ooredoo are back together – Valuable offer is available exclusively at Ooredoo’s booth

KUWAIT CITY, Nov 21: This weekend saw the return of the highly popular Qout Market with thousands descending upon its new Murooj venue to snap up local produce and crafts. Local artisans displayed their wares or performed to the public — with the hope of making their big break. Ooredoo …

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Guangzhou reclaim Asian CL title – Elkeson produces a magic

GUANGZHO, Nov 21, (AFP): A moment of magic from Brazil’s Elkeson earned China’s Guangzhou Evergrande their second AFC Champions League title in three years on Saturday after a tense second leg of their final against Al Ahli. The striker’s instinctive turn and toe-poke on 54 minutes finally unlocked the Emirati …

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‘Made in France’ stoking paranoia – Thriller a thoughtful ‘what if’ scenario of home-grown terrorism

LOS ANGELES, Nov 20, (RTRS): Even without the Nov 13 terrorist attacks, “Made in France” would be a tough film for most Parisians to sit through, stoking dangernext- door paranoia in a city already frazzled enough over foreign threats. That raw-nerve connection to current events explains why local distributor Pretty …

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Paris attacks in spotlight on IDFA night – Docu fest and market has global hustle, intimate vibe 

LOS ANGELES, Nov 20, (RTRS): Both a forum for politically conscious cinema and a platform for the open discussion of potentially world-changing ideas, the Intl. Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam, opened its 28th edition Wednesday night by paying tribute to those who had lost their lives in the Paris attacks of …

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Lafourcade wins 4 Latin Grammys, Guerra takes 3

Natalia Lafourcade was the big winner Thursday at the Latin Grammy Awards, making good on four of her five nominations for her album “Hasta la Raiz.” But the Mexican singer-songwriter lost out on the top prize, album of the year, which went to Dominican bachata artist Juan Luis Guerra for …

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