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US musician Lou Reed dead at 71
Rock legend had undergone a liver transplant in May, but was hopeful for recovery.
Last updated: 27 Oct 2013 23:51 GMT
New pope brings hope to Venezuela's Catholics
Election of Latin American pontiff has caused jubilation, but religious leaders say he must reinvigorate the faith.
Last updated: 14 Mar 2013 12:19 GMT
UK poll picks 'Vertigo' as greatest film ever
British Film Institute selects Alfred Hitchcock classic over "Citizen Kane", ending 50-year run for Orson Welles film.
Last updated: 02 Aug 2012 21:44 GMT
Polanski escapes extradition to US
Swiss authorities decide against film director's extradition over unlawful sex.
Last updated: 12 Jul 2010 19:51 GMT
The Two Escobars
Investigating the intersections of crime, sport and nationalism in Colombia.
The Fabulous Picture Show
Last updated: 29 May 2010 11:45 GMT
Pizzazz meets paranoia at Venice
Like a nervous twitch suddenly appearing on the face of an Italian supermodel, Woody Allen has joined the glamour and glitz at the 60th Venice film festival.
Last updated: 27 Aug 2003 14:49 GMT
Hollywood vs art-house darlings in Venice
Hollywood stars and directors from across Europe, Asia and the Middle East will take centre stage on the Lido when Venice presents its 60th film festival next
month, organisers said on Thursday.
Last updated: 01 Aug 2003 08:48 GMT
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