Fox Searchlight has much to be thankful for right about now, with the Second Circuit granting its motions to appeal both the class certification, and the district judge's grant of summary judgment in favor of the interns, reports The Hollywood Reporter. Two cases, starting in the Southern District of New......
Analysts everywhere appear to be wondering what could possibly be the catalyst to turn the gold market around. I maintain it's the same catalyst that drove the gold bull market from 2001 to 2011. Out of control currency debasement. Does...Show More Summary
Tom Lewis The Black Swan November 7, 2013 It was easy to identify Tom Lewis whilst he was sitting amongst the audience at the Black Swan Folk Club, checking out the floor singers at the evening's beginning. This was a man sporting an anchor earring and an anchor amulet, with his hair intricately wov...
My longer form, weekend reading • The Wolf of Wall Street Can’t Sleep (New York Magazine) • The 40-Year Slump (American Prospect) see also Secular Stagnation and Post-Scarcity (Pieria) • The Black Swan (Seeking Wisdom) • Why Are So Many People Paying So Much for Art? (New Yorker) • Animals Were Harmed: Hollywood’s Nightmare of Death, Injury, and...Read More
Did Curt Swan draw an X-Rated Superman comic? Was there nearly a "Hush" reunion on "All Star Batman and Robin"? Plus, WWII Black Widow & more!
Over six months after the potentially industry game changing June 11 ruling that unpaid interns on the Darren Aronofsky-directed Black Swan were really employees, Fox Searchlight today were handed an opportunity to turn things around. Show More Summary
Every three months, SocGen puts out its famous "black swan" chart, showing the firm's risk outlook going forward. These are the events that, while unlikely, would absolutely rock markets and ripple through the economy. " Risks to our central scenario remain tilted to the downside. Show More Summary
By Dave Kranzler: When you develop your opinions on the basis of weak evidence, you will have difficulty interpreting subsequent information that contradicts these opinions, even if this new information is obviously more accurate - Nassim...Show More Summary
You'd be forgiven for not associating Sweet Grass Dairy with beer. They sell cheese, after all.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]
Originally intended to be directed by Darren Arronofsky ( Black Swan, The Wrestler, Requiem for a Dream ), The Wolverine remained in development for a long time at Fox before director James Mangold stepped in and helped shepherd the project to fruition. Show More Summary
By Randi Newton New York Observer “I’ve wanted to be a Knicks City Dancer since attending my first game as a young girl,” rookie dancer Courtney Chung told me when I recently crashed a series of practice sessions at Madison Square Garden. Unlike Ms. Chung, and the hundreds of other hopefuls who descended on NYC [...]
The Black Swan just flew in from Paris and, boy, are her black wings tired!!! Cameras caught Natalie Portman at LAX on Saturday. She was hard at work pushing what we assume must have been the entire flight's checked luggage. Yikes, we hope she was tipped generously! The 32-year-old actress was in France for quite a while and [...]
Investors spend so much time thinking about the probable that they rarely contemplate the outsized impact of the unlikely. We pore over financial statements, dive deep into economic indicators, and try to assess the result of acquisitions, trade agreements, management changes, and political shifts, but the black swan can fly right past our faces and […]
We're used to seeing Ke$ha in extreme beauty looks, and last night she gave us a whole new take on the smoky eye. Taking to the red carpet for the inaugural amfAR India event, she sported a more literal take on winged eye makeup. Her...Show More Summary
The Black Swan-Cygnus atratus is the world’s only mostly black swan and is generally associated with lakes. They are extremely...
Even the savviest investors can miss signals of a big shift, but these shifts can have the greatest impact on stocks and society.
I have been waiting to see this trailer! Remember when Russell Crowe was in New York to film the movie ‘Noah?’ Here’s the first trailer showing ‘Black Swan’ director Darren Aronofsky’s take on the Biblical tale. This clearly isn’t … Continue reading »
The History Channel tackled the entire Bible earlier this year, but acclaimed director Darren Aronofsky is zeroing in on one story in particular. The "Black Swan" helmer has taken a dive into the tale of Noah and the Ark, and has come up on the other side with a dramatic action film. In addition to […]
You probably already know the story of the forthcoming movie Noah, from Black Swan filmmaker Darren Aronofsky. There are some bad guys, one good guy, some rain, a very large boat… Unlike the biblical story, however, Noah includes Russell Crowe, who plays the man chosen to save the animals, two by two, and The Day After Tomorrow-worthy water effects. Show More Summary
Russell Crowe gets biblical in this apocalyptic thriller from Black Swan director Darren Aronofsky. The world begins this spring. [...]