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
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 - 6:39 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 ... 06/27/2012 - 7:55 am | View Link
Screenwriter-Director Nora Ephron Passes Away At The Age of 71 Oscar-nominated Hollywood screenwriter Nora Ephron who penned such romantic comedies ... A noted American journalist, essayist, writer as well as producer and director, Ephron wrote and directed her last film Julia and Julia in 2009 in which she worked ... 06/26/2012 - 7:51 pm | View Link
Nora Ephron, ‘Sleepless in Seattle’ director, dies at age 71 after battle with leukemia Movie fans and movie stars are mourning the death of screenwriter, director and essayist Nora Ephron ... including “When Harry Met Sally” (1989), “Sleepless in Seattle” (1993) and “You’ve Got Mail” (1998). “I was very lucky to say her ... 06/26/2012 - 5:27 pm | View Link
'Sleepless in Seattle' screenwriter Nora Ephron dies Essayist, playwright and director Nora Ephron, who gave us "Sleepless in Seattle" and "When Harry Met Sally ... After Bernstein, Ephron found lasting happiness with author-screenwriter Nicholas Pileggi (Goodfellas, Casino) and a new source of humor ... 06/26/2012 - 3:46 pm | View Link
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Nora Ephron, director of "When Harry Met Sally," dies ... Jun 26, 2012: Nora Ephron, director of "When Harry Met Sally," dies 07/24/2014 - 7:21 pm | View Website
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Nora Ephron Nora Ephron was educated at Wellesley College, Massachusetts. She was an acclaimed essayist (Crazy Salad 1975), novelist (Heartburn 1983), and had written screenplays ... 07/24/2014 - 2:56 pm | View Website
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James Brown gets the big-screen treatment next Friday in "Get On Up," the latest from director Tate Taylor ("The Help"). It's a gamble: Few musical figures are as towering as the Godfather of Soul, but biographical films have not been dependable sellers of late. Here's how some recent examples have fared, with domestic grosses from boxofficemojo.com:
Tetsuya Nomura, the man responsible for creating Kingdom Hearts as well as designing some of Final Fantasy's most iconic characters, has unveiled a new interpretation of Batman, and it's pretty eccentric.
Currently on display at San Diego Comic-Con, the new version of Batman was done to celebrate an upcoming line of Square Enix and DC Comics-produced collectible figurines, which will be sold under the title Variant Play Arts Kai series.
While purists are unlikely to be convinced, it's certainly a unique take on Gotham's Dark Knight.
After 20 minutes, 'Lucy' script stops living up to Scarlett Johansson's potentialLe schlockmeister Luc Besson has no beef with men and guns, or he wouldn't have made the "Transporter" movies with Jason Statham. Or written "Taken." But in the world according to Besson, older girls ("La Femme Nikita") and young women in wee skirts and stiletto heels, gliding in slow motion toward their latest deserving victims of firearm violence, carrying nicely polished automatic weapons in each perfectly manicured hand — that's the stuff, that's what makes Besson Besson.