Mila Kunis and Ashton Kutcher are experiencing baby bliss after welcoming their second child together into the world. The Black Swan actress and her actor husband had a baby boy, and the name is still a secret. It's a boy! Mila Kunis...Show More Summary
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Rick Schwartz has produced some great, successful movies, includingThe Departed, Black Swan and Gangs of New York. But with Jerrick Media Holdings (founded with former Wall Street executive Jeremy Frommer), he’s shifting his focus to the online world. Schwartz explained the move by saying he’d “noticed that it was harder and harder to get people to go into theaters… Read More
Natalie Portman's Academy Award-winning role was just what horror needed.
It was soon decided that a sculpture of a black swan pointing at China's stock market regulator was a bad idea. https://t.co/2lrgqY3RmY pic.twitter.com/TnOXTnUmkg — Chris Buckley ??? (@ChuBailiang) November 28, 2016 As far as statues go, the one of a black swan that graced — ever so briefly — a Beijing shopping mall Monday was lovely. […]
Plus, more top dining news for your Monday CENTRAL CITY— Ian McNulty reports that open-air food court and small business incubator Roux Carre has two awesome new vendors, Ericka Lassair’s hot dog fave Diva Dawg and Creole soul food pop-up Black Swan Food Experience (debuting on December 1), operated by chefs Nikki Wright and Shana Turner. Show More Summary
Lessons from the Screenplay looks at the similarities in the scripts of Whiplash and Black Swan to see how one can tell a story about the obsessed artist – specifically the obsessed performer. Then he points out how their endings diverge to emphasize different points.
Australia sent its congratulations to the US president-elect via a golfer. Welcome to the brave new world of ‘politics as business deal making’, writes Binoy Kampmark. Ringing the freshly elected to congratulate them is the normal course of affairs for world leaders. Donald Trump, as he has done with so much in the political parlour, [...]Show More Summary
A new video compares the parallels between the two films and their scripts. Continue reading on Film School Rejects »
When you think of auteur filmmaker Darren Aronofsky, you probably think of Requiem for a Dream or Black Swan. However, when I think of Darren Aronofsky, I can't help but gravitate toward what I think is his most underrated film: The Fountain, released in 2006. Show More Summary
Societe Generale is out with its latest quarterly chart of swan risks that threaten to rock the global financial markets. This time around, China is the big "'pure' economics" risk in the G5. SocGen argues that it's the major economy...Show More Summary
Having previously exposed the "intellectual-yet-idiot" class, Nassim Taleb unleashes his acerbic tone in 3 painfully "real news" tweets on President Obama's legacy... Obama: Protected banksters (largest bonus pool in 2010)"Helped" LibyaServed...Show More Summary
Natalie Portman is opening up about going on hiatus from acting to spend time with her family after winning Best Actress for Black Swan at the 2011 Oscars. “For me, it was instinct. Most women don’t have that luxury,” the 35-year-old pregnant actress told TIME. “I feel really lucky that I got to be at [...]
With a new administration coming into office in 2017, it might be useful to examine what potential policies will be enacted that may have an impact on housing. The market responded to the election results as if it were a Black Swan event. Most of the comments preceding the election almost assumed it was a […]
“On Tuesday, when Donald Trump defied the polls, the Clinton machine and much of his own party establishment to become president-elect of the United States, he also became the closest thing to a black swan event we’ve ever seen in [...
In considering today’s momentous event, the election of Donald Trump as president of the United States of America, I am reminded of the phenomenon known as a "black swan event." This phenomenon is essentially something that is such a surprise that its occurrence would not have been reasonably contemplated. Show More Summary
Predictions of a market crash in the wake of Donald Trump's shock election win have been proved desperately wrong. Global stocks dipped on news of a Trump victory but, less than 24 hours later, stocks rallied in Asia and Japanese equities...Show More Summary
Michael Covel reveals what Donald Trump's stunning victory means to you. The post President Trump’s Political Black Swan was originally published at The Wall Street Examiner. Follow the money!
Natalie Portman will be honored with an Achievement in Film Award at the 2016 Israel Film Festival, according to the Hollywood Reporter. The 35-year-old Black Swan actress is among a few actors who will be honored at the festival in Los Angeles. Show More Summary
The world's "intellectual yet idiot" class just took another blow to the chin, but who really got buried? Nassim 'black swan' Taleb explains... Simply put, as Taleb recently explained via Medium.com, The "Intellectual Yet Idiot" class... What...Show More Summary