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Tom Holland and Zendaya planning to 'settle down' soon: Reports
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Tom Holland and Zendaya planning to 'settle down' soon: Reports

The latest report by US Weekly Magazine quoted an insider as saying, “They’re both in settling-down mode and are absolutely planning for a real future together.”

Oscars 2022: Dune leads technical categories as Hans Zimmer wins Best Score in pre-taped segment
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Oscars 2022: Dune leads technical categories as Hans Zimmer wins Best Score in pre-taped segment

Though it is not favoured in the top awards, Dune — the biggest blockbuster of the 10 best-picture nominees this year — was widely expected to clean up in technical categories.

Oscars 2022 full winners list: CODA wins Best Picture, Will Smith, Jessica Chastain bag top honours
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Oscars 2022 full winners list: CODA wins Best Picture, Will Smith, Jessica Chastain bag top honours

At Oscars 2022, CODA wins Best Picture while Jane Campion gets Best Director for The Power Of The Dog

Oscars 2022: From Dune, The Power Of Dog to CODA, a streaming guide to Best Picture nominations this year
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Oscars 2022: From Dune, The Power Of Dog to CODA, a streaming guide to Best Picture nominations this year

Wondering where the Best Picture Oscar nominees of this year are streaming in India? We got you covered. Check out the details here.

BAFTA 2022 highlights: Dune leads winners list; organisers, host Rebel Wilson send messages of support for Ukraine
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BAFTA 2022 highlights: Dune leads winners list; organisers, host Rebel Wilson send messages of support for Ukraine

Jane Campion was named best director for The Power of the Dog, becoming only the third woman to win the prize in the awards’ seven-decade history.

Oscars 2022: With seven Best Picture nominations being adaptations, literature emerges as ripe source of storytelling
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Oscars 2022: With seven Best Picture nominations being adaptations, literature emerges as ripe source of storytelling

From Dune and Drive My Car to West Side Story and CODA, seven out of 10 Best Picture nominations at Oscars 2022 are adaptations of books, short stories, musicals or films.

Oscars 2022: How music is an integral character in all top nominations, musicals or not
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Oscars 2022: How music is an integral character in all top nominations, musicals or not

While there are films like West Side Story and Tick, Tick...Boom! that have music as a part of their theme and motifs, there are others who have little to do with the tunes but everything to do with how beneficial a good melody can be.

Oscars 2022: Tracing the genius of Hans Zimmer, that runs through 12 nominations and a singular win
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Oscars 2022: Tracing the genius of Hans Zimmer, that runs through 12 nominations and a singular win

Hans Zimmer, who has received 12 Oscar nominations for Best Score, including for Christopher Nolan films like The Dark Knight and Dunkirk, chose Dune over the filmmaker's Tenet, scoring his 12th nomination in the process.

Oscars 2022: Streaming dominates nominations again, with Netflix's The Power of the Dog, Apple TV's The Tragedy of Macbeth
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Oscars 2022: Streaming dominates nominations again, with Netflix's The Power of the Dog, Apple TV's The Tragedy of Macbeth

Oscar voters rewarded Netflix, Apple TV+, and Amazon films with nearly 40 Oscar nominations — 27 for Netflix alone, with Jane Campion’s Western The Power of the Dog recognised in an impressive 12 categories, including best picture.

BAFTA Awards 2022: Dune, The Power of The Dog, Belfast dominate
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BAFTA Awards 2022: Dune, The Power of The Dog, Belfast dominate

Rebel Wilson is set to host the BAFTAs ceremony on 13 March.

A solemn, low-profile Golden Globe Awards serves as a reminder of the existential churning Hollywood is undergoing
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A solemn, low-profile Golden Globe Awards serves as a reminder of the existential churning Hollywood is undergoing

Suddenly, 2022 is looking eerily similar to 2021. Hollywood is seeing the movie business’s best form of advertisement undercut in a year when films desperately need it.

83, Sardar Udham, Pushpa, Spider-Man: No Way Home — are two-hour-plus long movies the post-pandemic normal?
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83, Sardar Udham, Pushpa, Spider-Man: No Way Home — are two-hour-plus long movies the post-pandemic normal?

"If the content is strong enough, the run time of three hours is also less, but if the content is weak, even a short film becomes unbearable," says leading film trade analyst Taran Adarsh.

In a year where crowdpleasers haven't been able to lure crowds, does Spider-Man: No Way Home have a shot at Oscars?
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In a year where crowdpleasers haven't been able to lure crowds, does Spider-Man: No Way Home have a shot at Oscars?

Are audiences really so skittish about seeing the most acclaimed films of the year? Or have these movies simply struggled to make the case that they are worth watching?

Denis Villeneuve to direct adaptation of sci-fi classic Rendezvous With Rama
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Denis Villeneuve to direct adaptation of sci-fi classic Rendezvous With Rama

Rendezvous With Rama takes place in the year 2131 and follows a group of humans sent to intercept a giant cylindrical alien starship that enters the Solar System.

Denis Villeneuve's Dune is another in a long range of films that have simply sucked the soul and joy out of sci-fi
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Denis Villeneuve's Dune is another in a long range of films that have simply sucked the soul and joy out of sci-fi

Films like Dune that inspire awe from the perspective of scale seem as if they have bled dry of both impulse and the fickleness of the human mind; the humbling fact that even in times of distress and discord, we tend to, and maybe even want to, lighten things up a bit.

Why Denis Villeneuve’s Dune is a successful adaptation of an unfilmable novel
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Why Denis Villeneuve’s Dune is a successful adaptation of an unfilmable novel

If it can be written, or thought, it can be filmed, Stanley Kubrick said. Denis Villeneuve proves him right with Dune.

Warner Bros greenlights Dune sequel; film likely to have theatres-only release in 2023
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Warner Bros greenlights Dune sequel; film likely to have theatres-only release in 2023

“This is only the beginning,” said Denis Villeneuve in a statement on Dune: Part II announcement

Hans Zimmer on inventing the sound of Dune: I felt like there was a freedom to get away from Western orchestra
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Hans Zimmer on inventing the sound of Dune: I felt like there was a freedom to get away from Western orchestra

Along with synthesizers, the Dune score consists of disparate elements like scraping metal, Indian bamboo flutes, Irish whistles, a juddering drum phrase, seismic rumbles of distorted guitar, a war horn that is actually a cello, and singing that defies Western musical notation.

Dune debuts with $40 mn at US box office, nabs best domestic opening title for Warner Bros
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Dune debuts with $40 mn at US box office, nabs best domestic opening title for Warner Bros

The $165 million-budgeted Dune marks the best domestic opening for any of the Warner Bros hybrid releases, surpassing the $31.7 debut of Godzilla vs. Kong in March

Dune movie review: Denis Villeneuve, Timothee Chalamet sci-fi fantasy is high-stakes filmmaking at its finest
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Dune movie review: Denis Villeneuve, Timothee Chalamet sci-fi fantasy is high-stakes filmmaking at its finest

Director Denis Villeneuve finds a way to marry the big and small, the political and the personal, the spectacle with a film also saying something about our present.