Structure can be a difficult thing for some films to nail down—many are just concerned with specific moments or characterization, without paying attention to the overall format. More often than not, filmmakers (including screenwriters)...Show More Summary
Can a single film appeal to all five senses? Movies exist primarily to stimulate the viewer’s sense of sight and (from 1927’s The Jazz Singer onward) sound. There have been various attempts, including Smell-O-Vision and Odorama, to add olfactory sensations to the cinematic experience. Show More Summary
In his memoir Kiss Me Like A Stranger: My Search For Love And Art, Gene Wilder wrote about the terms on which he accepted his titular role in Willy Wonka & The Chocolate Factory, demonstrating how involved he was in creating the iconic...Show More Summary
The Seahawks have waived center Patrick Lewis. Lewis lost his starting job in camp, and the Seahawks cut him after unsuccessfully trying to find a trade partner. Justin Britt will start for the Seahawks at center. Lewis had joined the Seahawks in 2014 via the Browns practice squad. He played in six games, starting four,…
Wall Street reacts to an EU call for Apple to repay more than $14 billion in back taxes to Ireland, but focus on jobs and Fed remain in the forefront.
The job of policing the microenvironment around our cells is carried out by macrophages. Macrophages are the ‘guards’ that patrol most tissues of the body - poised to engulf infections or destroy and repair damaged tissue.
Assistants Todd Reirden and Lane Lambert are back with the Capitals after each being a finalist for an NHL head coaching job
“You got $3 from me. I could have easily helped you get a job.." Rapper @RHYMEFEST to man who robbed him at gunpoint https://t.co/w0d3lMTq23 — Carol Costello (@CarolCNN) August 29, 2016 A video from Grammy award-winning artist Che “Rhymefest”...Show More Summary
(AP) — Wisconsin Republican Sen. Ron Johnson is suggesting that poor single moms take jobs in the day care centers watching their children, a practice Wisconsin restricted seven years ago after massive fraud involving government subsidies. Johnson's solution is the latest awkward comment from the freshman senator.
We live in the single greatest time in human history to turn your passion into a sustainable income. And your excuse for working a job you hate is what again?
Open letter posted by Apple CEO Tim Cook, Aug. 30, 2016: Thirty-six years ago, long before introducing iPhone, iPod or even the Mac, Steve Jobs established Apple’s first operations in Europe. At the time, the company knew that in order...
Back in 1999, a tiny, amateurish, independent horror film called The Blair Witch Project managed to turn a massive $248 million profit on a meager $600,000 investment, while scaring audiences despite a lack of onscreen violence and gore. Show More Summary
A survey looked at expat experiences, including personal finance, job satisfaction and ease of settling in 67 countries. Taiwan and Malta came top and Kuwait and Greece ranked bottom.
The Arctic Snow Hotel in Rovaniemi, Finnish Lapland is looking for a seasonal staff member to monitor Northern Lights in the region and to raise an alarm for its guests once the phenomenon appears.
It’s difficult to imagine John Wayne and Gene Wilder being considered for the same role, but that’s exactly what happened with the Waco Kid, an ex-gunfighter turned alcoholic in Mel Brooks’ 1974 cowboy comedy Blazing Saddles. On the DVD commentary for Blazing Saddles, Brooks talks about how Wilder came to play this atypical role. Show More Summary
Despite record levels of tech employment fueled by a hiring boom, employment cutbacks have jolted workers at Cisco Systems Inc. and other tech firms in Silicon Valley, reductions that combined would erase about 1,500 jobs. Cisco confirmed Monday evening that it has formally notified state labor...
Policy officer for the American Chamber of Commerce to the European Union (AmCham EU) Timothy Adamson stated that AmCham EU and business groups in the EU and US are convinced that TTIP would boost growth, jobs and standards on both sides of the Atlantic.
When The West Wing ended 10 years (and three months) ago, the series finale was originally meant to be preceded by a retrospective of the entire show. That idea was scrapped due to compensation issues, and NBC merely re-aired the pilot instead. Show More Summary
Read this article by Joan Walsh on The Nation about how badly the press is covering Donald Trump's racism. Clinton's great speech on Trump's racism wouldn't have been necessary if the press were doing their job. Trump's racism and the racism it enables among his supporters is major news. Show More Summary