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Contest: Win Cinema Paradiso on Blu-ray

17 October 2011 7:16 AM, PDT | TheHDRoom | See recent TheHDRoom news »

The Italian film Cinema Paradiso won the the Best Foreign Language Film Oscar at the 1989 Academy Awards. It traces the life of famed Italian director Salvatore Di Vita back to his childhood years via flashbacks.

Cinema Paradiso is now available on Blu-ray, and we're going it award two lucky readers who win this contest. For a chance to win, please fill out and submit the contest entry form below. You can optionally return any or every day the contest is open to enter again to increase the odds of winning with each additional entry.

For the first time in high-definition, Cinema Paradiso has been fully restored and digitally remastered. Haunted by memories of his first love - film - a now-famous Italian filmmaker (Jacques Perrin, The Chorus), returns to his hometown after a 30-year absence. Finally home, he reconnects with his community and recalls the highlights and tragedies of his past. »

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New Release: Cinema Paradiso Blu-ray

29 August 2011 6:44 PM, PDT | Disc Dish | See recent Disc Dish news »

Release Date: Oct. 4, 2011

Price: Blu-ray $14.99

Studio: Lionsgate

Cinema Paradiso, the Academy Award winner for Best Foreign Language Film in 1989, has been on Blu-ray overseas, and for its high-definition debut in the U.S., the movie has been fully restored and digitally remastered.

Written and directed by Italy’s Giuseppe Tornatore (Everybody’s Fine), the drama unabashedly sentimental story revolves around a famous Italian filmmaker, Salvatore “Toto” Di Vita (Jacques Perrin, The Chorus). Haunted by the memories of his childhood, Salvatore returns to his small hometown after a 30-year absence and reconnects with his community, recalling the highlights and tragedies of his past. The most important place in Salvatore’s head and heart is the village’s beloved movie theater, where he is reminded of the deep friendship that he forged with the projectionist (Philippe Noiret, ‘Round Midnight).

Presented in Italian with English subtitles, the Blu-ray edition of Cinema Paradiso contains »

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Kristen Stewart smells like grass, says movie producer

27 July 2011 11:17 AM, PDT | Digital Spy | See recent Digital Spy - Movie News news »

A Hollywood producer has claimed that Kristen Stewart smells like grass. Arthur Cohn, who has financed films such as Central Station and The Chorus, said in a German interview that the Twilight star does not wear perfume, according to Hollywood Life. "[Kristen] smells like freshly mown grass, she never uses perfume," Cohn said. Stewart recently dropped out of starring in K-11, the independent drama to be directed (more) »

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Kristen Stewart smells like grass, says producer

27 July 2011 11:17 AM, PDT | Digital Spy | See recent Digital Spy - Movie News news »

A Hollywood producer has claimed that Kristen Stewart smells like grass. Arthur Cohn, who has financed films such as Central Station and The Chorus, said in a German interview that the Twilight star does not wear perfume, according to Hollywood Life. "[Kristen] smells like freshly mown grass, she never uses perfume," Cohn said. Stewart recently dropped out of starring in K-11, the independent drama to be directed (more) »

- By Tara Fowler

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Les Choristes Review – Gérard Jugnot, Jean-Baptiste Maunier d: Christophe Barratier

12 February 2011 12:15 AM, PST | Alt Film Guide | See recent Alt Film Guide news »

Les Choristes / The Chorus (2004) Direction: Christophe Barratier Cast: Gérard Jugnot, François Berléand, Jean-Baptiste Maunier, Kad Merad, Marie Bunel, Jacques Perrin, Maxence Perrin, Didier Flamand, Grégory Gatignol, Thomas Blumenthal Screenplay: Christophe Barratier and Philippe Lopes-Curval; inspired by the 1945 motion picture La cage aux rossignols / A Cage of Nightingales, written by Georges Chaperot, Noël-Noël, and René Wheeler Oscar Movies Kad Merad, François Berléand, Gérard Jugnot, Les choristes / The Chorus A gigantic hit in France, Christophe Barratier's feature-film début, Les choristes / The Chorus, is the newest cinematic incarnation of that age-old theme: the teacher who, through firmness, kindness, and understanding — mostly kindness and understanding — tames the savage hearts of his/her pupils. In addition to those qualities, the boarding-school teacher in Les choristes, like the one played by Noël-Noël in La cage aux rossignols / A Cage of Nightingales back in 1945, also brings music into the lives [...] »

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