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Boston Critics Go Cowboy, Capote

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On Sunday Brokeback Mountain film also topped the Boston Society of Film Critics awards according to published reports, picking up best picture and director, with Capote‘s Phillip Seymour Hoffman scooping Brokeback’s Heath Ledger for top male acting honors. The awards season front runner for best actress, Walk the Line‘s Reese Witherspoon picked up that award from the Boston crix, beating out my pretend girlfriend, Keira Knightly (Pride and Prejudice).

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TIFF Adds 3 Galas; Gwynneth Paltrow, Kiera Knightly, Cameron Diaz Among Stars

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Earlier this month the 30th Toronto International Film Festival announced three more gala presentations for this year’s event, including two world premieres and one North American premiere.
The world premieres are Joe Wright‘s Pride & Prejudice, the first direct screen adaptation of Jane Austin‘s classic novel in 65 years (2004 saw Gurinder Chadha‘s loose adaptation Bride & Prejudice) and Curtis Hanson‘s In Her Shoes, while the North American bow is for John Madden‘s Proof.

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