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8th Annual Niles Oscar Night!

Thank you to all of our loyal Oscar fans for making our 8th Oscar night at the NPLD a rousing success!  The show might have lagged some in places, but the ever-devoted fans persevered and had a fabulous time!  A special SHOUT OUT of THANKS to the Friends of the Niles Library for donating our […]

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Winners and Nominees for the 83rd Academy Awards Actor in a Leading Role * Colin Firth in “The King’s Speech” Javier Bardem in “Biutiful” Jeff Bridges in “True Grit” Jesse Eisenberg in “The Social Network” James Franco in “127 Hours” Actor in a Supporting Role * Christian Bale in “The Fighter” John Hawkes in “Winter’s Bone” Jeremy Renner in “The Town” Mark […]

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OSCAR Night!

Well, the show was OK — not great, but not awful. All in all, I would say that James Franco will NEVER be asked back — though Anne Hathaway might, since she seemed excited to be there. Franco seemed to be back in NYC in school rather than on one of the greatest stages in […]

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BAFTA winners and nominees!

The BritishAcademy of Film and Television Arts announced their winners on February 13th!   ACADEMY FELLOWSHIP CHRISTOPHER LEE OUTSTANDING BRITISH CONTRIBUTION TO CINEMA THE HARRY POTTER FILMS BEST FILM THE KING’S SPEECH Iain Canning, Emile Sherman, Gareth Unwin BLACK SWAN Mike Medavoy, Brian Oliver, Scott Franklin INCEPTION Emma Thomas, Christopher Nolan THE SOCIAL NETWORK Scott […]

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