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Film director, cast 'drawn in' by sport of wrestling

DES MOINES, Iowa - In researching wrestling for the upcoming film Foxcatcher, director Bennett Miller kept coming back to a simple question.Why?Miller wondered what drove wrestlers to suffer through tremendous hardship, dedicate...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2013-06-20/film-director-cast-d
Best picture nominees are a diverse group

...with such explicit gay overtones to win best picture, though the film faces tough competition. Also nominated are Bennett Miller's "Capote," the story of author Truman Capote's years of anguish creating the true-crime novel "In Cold...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/03/02/osc_63199.shtml
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At the Movies: capsule reviews of new films

...darker parts of his character - his neediness and greed, his selfishness and questionable ethics - that director Bennett Miller and writer Dan Futterman offer in their astonishingly assured feature debut. Catherine Keener also gives the performance...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/10/02/mov_8295.shtml
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'Brokeback' director Lee moseys toward Oscar triumph

...Paul Haggis for the ensemble drama "Crash"; and Bennett Miller for the Truman Capote saga "Capote." Though nominated...Crash" makes him a serious longshot contender. - Bennett Miller, "Capote": Miller looks to be along for the ride...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/02/27/osc_60011.shtml
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Mini reviews

...fact that they needed to die for him to finish his book, he wrote a great book and was consumed by guilt and doubt. Bennett Miller's film stars Philip Seymour Hoffman in an Oscar-worthy performance as the author, who despite his mannerisms...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/12/01/mov_27863.shtml
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The Oscar will go to ...

...Weisz, here. WHO SHOULD WIN: Ms. Adams (Junebug) BEST DIRECTOR NOMINEES: Ang Lee (Brokeback Mountain), Bennett Miller (Capote), Paul Haggis (Crash), George Clooney (Good Night, and Good Luck), Steven Spielberg (Munich) WHO'LL...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/03/05/osc_67236.shtml
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...Constant Gardener Michelle Williams, Brokeback Mountain DIRECTOR Ang Lee, Brokeback Mountain Paul Haggis, Crash Bennett Miller, Capote George Clooney, Good Night, and Good Luck Steven Speilberg, Munich FILM Brokeback Mountain Capote Crash...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/02/12/mov_55387.shtml
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Mini reviews

...Capote. The movie also earned nominations for best picture, best supporting actress (Catherine Keener), director (Bennett Miller) and adapted screenplay. Ends today, Augusta Exchange, Evans GOOD NIGHT, AND GOOD LUCK (HHHH, PG) Edward R...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/02/09/mov_54408.shtml
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'Brokeback Mountain' leads Academy Awards field

...best-director Oscar. Along with him, Spielberg and Clooney, other directing nominees were Paul Haggis for "Crash" and Bennett Miller for "Capote." It was the first time since 1981 that the same five movies were nominated for directing and best...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/02/01/osc_51050.shtml
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Enter our Oscar contest

...Constant Gardener Michelle Williams, Brokeback Mountain DIRECTOR Ang Lee, Brokeback Mountain Paul Haggis, Crash Bennett Miller, Capote George Clooney, Good Night, and Good Luck Steven Speilberg, Munich FILM Brokeback Mountain Capote Crash...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/02/01/osc_51053.shtml
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