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Film Independent Spirit Awards 2013: Full List of Nominees
The best of independent films will be honored at Saturday's Film Independent Spirit Awards. Here's a full list of nominees: Best Feature "Beasts of the Southern Wild" "Bernie" "Keep the Lights On" "Moonrise Kingdom" "Silver Linings Playbook" Best Director Wes Anderson for "Moonrise Kingdom" Julia
Actor Ben Gazzara Dies at Age 81
Actor Ben Gazzara, whose long and varied career spanned lead roles in the original 1955 Broadway productions of “Cat on a Hot Tin Roof” and “A Hatful of Rain,” television, and innumerable film roles including the 1959′s “Anatomy of a Murder” and 1998′s “The Big...
Dec. 9: U.S. Marines Sent to Somalia 1992
1992 U.S. Marines Arrive in Somalia Marines storm Mogadishu, Somalia, in an effort to restore order to the war torn country. Civil war and starvation had killed hundreds of thousands of Somalians. Under Operation Restore Hope, President George H.W. Bush ordered the Marines the assist...