Monday, October 24, 2016
Thailand chooses gay-themed drama as Oscar submission
  • BANGKOK, Thailand (AP)
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Thailand's motion picture association has selected a gay-themed, coming-of-age drama, "How to Win at Checkers (Every Time)," as an entry for the foreign-language category at the Academy Awards.

The movie is about an 11-year-old boy named Ek being...

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