Bangladesh building collapse toll rises to 433 Rescuers found more bodies in the concrete debris of a collapsed garment factory building Thursday and authorities say it may take another five days to clear the rubble. In addition to the 433 confirmed dead, police report that 149 people are still missing in what has become the worst disaster for Bangladesh’s $20 billion-a-year garment industry. More
Jones called 'greatest country singer of all time' The country music world reacted with deep emotion upon learning of the death of legendary singer George Jones. Here's a sampling of quotes and tweets about Jones: "The world has lost the greatest country singer of all time. Amen." - Merle Haggard More
38 At least 36 dead as fire rages through Russian psychiatric hospital Thirty-eight people were feared dead after a fire raged through an isolated psychiatric hospital north of Moscow on Friday, killing some patients in their beds and others who were trapped by barred windows. Most of the patients died in their sleep inhaling the fumes as they were likely sedated by prescribed medicine, a police source told the RIA Novosti news agency. More
Clare Calvet's Book of the Week: THE MOST OF NORA EPHRON - ABC Online EPHRON by Nora Ephron (Editor Robert Gottlieb) Sadly, Nora ... She was a journalist, filmmaker, screenwriter, director, novelist, essayist and a 11/18/2014 - 1:03 pm | View Link
Clare Calvet's Book of the Week: THE MOST OF NORA EPHRON Sadly, Nora Ephron died in June 2012 at the age of seventy-one from leukaemia. She was a journalist, filmmaker, screenwriter, director, novelist, essayist and a polemicist, best known for her irreverent humour. A 'cultural sophisticate' - her novel ... 11/18/2014 - 4:43 pm | View Link
Nora Ephron, Essayist, Screenwriter and Director, Dies at 71 Ephron died from pneumonia, a complication resulting from acute myeloid leukemia, a condition with which she was diagnosed in 2006, but kept secret from even her closest friends. She was a journalist, a blogger, an essayist, a novelist, a playwright, an ... 06/27/2012 - 7:41 pm | View Link
Nora Ephron; author, screenwriter, director made Hollywood blockbusters Her mother, a Broadway playwright and Hollywood screenwriter, imbued Ms. Ephron ... As a woman in the male-dominated movie business, Ms. Ephron was a rare ‘‘triple-hyphenate’’ as writer, director, and producer. But making movies for and about ... 06/26/2012 - 9:00 pm | View Link
Nora Ephron Dies at 71; Writer and Filmmaker With a Genius for Humor In a commencement address she delivered in 1996 at Wellesley College, her alma mater, Ms. Ephron recalled ... a blogger, an essayist, a novelist, a playwright, an Oscar-nominated screenwriter and a movie director — a rarity in a film industry whose ... 06/26/2012 - 9:00 pm | View Link
Writer-director Nora Ephron dead at 71 Author, screenwriter, playwright, essayist and director Nora Ephron died tonight in New York City, multiple sources have confirmed. Ephron, 71, had battled pneumonia as a result of suffering from acute myeloid leukemia, her son Jacob Bernstein told the New ... 06/26/2012 - 6:41 pm | View Link
Nora Ephron Nora Ephron (EHF -rihn ; May 19, 1941 – June 26, 2012) was an American journalist, essayist, playwright, screenwriter, novelist, producer, director, and blogger. 11/20/2014 - 7:27 pm | View Website
Nora Ephron, Writer & Director | MAKERS Video Nora Ephron on covering the women's movement, how her life has inspired her art, and the evolution of women in Hollywood. 11/20/2014 - 3:17 pm | View Website
Nora Ephron Part 1: Writer, screenwriter, and director Nora Ephron has been nominated three times for an Academy Award for Original Screenplay, and has not only ... 11/20/2014 - 9:19 am | View Website
Nora Ephron Nora Ephron, Writer: You've Got Mail. Nora Ephron was educated at Wellesley College, Massachusetts. She was an acclaimed essayist (Crazy Salad 1975), novelist ... 11/18/2014 - 12:20 pm | View Website
Nora Ephron dead: Writer and director hinted of illness in ... 'I won't miss illness everywhere... or the Kardashians': How writer and director Nora Ephron left clues of her illness in final book. Nora Ephron, prolific author ... 06/28/2012 - 10:47 am | View Website
THE LAST STARFIGHTER will always rank as one of the special movies from my childhood. With a scope limited by the special effects at the time, THE LAST STARFIGHTER looks incredibly dated 30 years since it was originally released and yet I love watching it each and every time. Full of cool aliens, funny dialogue, and the dream of playing a video game and becoming the savior of the galaxy, THE LAST STARFIGHTER is the
AICN HORROR Contest: Find out how you can win a poster and comic book from A GIRL WALKS HOME ALONE AT NIGHT!
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Logo by Kristian HornINTROWhat the &#$% is ZOMBIES & SHARKS? Ambush Bug here. I posted my review of A GIRL WALKS HOME ALONE AT NIGHT earlier today and I wanted to follow that up with a special contest to celebrate that excellent film’s release in select theaters and On Demand.
It is pretty clear that everything about GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY is awesome. From the movie to the soundtrack, everything just clicks. A lot of that is thanks to director James Gunn who has been refreshingly revealing about the film's production since before it hit theaters this summer. Now, as the film hits digital release, Gunn has shared another cool element of the film: an alternate soundtrack.
Teasing it as
The film releases in January.
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It seems like we'd just heard about Lucasfilm's STRANGE MAGIC, based on a story by Mr. Lucas himself, and now we're already seeing a full-length trailer for sound guru Gary Rydstrom's (JURASSIC PARK, SAVING PRIVATE RYAN) first feature as a director.
It seems better produced and larger-scaled than the usual GNOMEO & JULIETs that usually come out over the first few months of the year, but this trailer is obviously selling this flick to the kids with the poppy music and the cutesy humor.
Ain't It Cool's Eric "Quint" Vespe sits down with Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1 director Francis Lawrence to talk about activist storytelling, long form narratives and rolling with the sudden and tragic death of a cast member.
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Ahoy, squirts! Quint here with a quick interview I recently did with Francis Lawrence, the director of The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1.
When I first sat down with him, he asked what my “codename” on AICN was.