Sofia Coppola wins best director at Cannes film festival

May 30, 2017

Sofia Coppola wins best director at Cannes film festival

Sofia Coppola scooped best director at the Cannes film festival on Sunday night for her star-studded remake of "The Beguiled". Among others she thanked her father, the "Apocalypse Now" director Francis Ford Coppola, who she said "taught me writing and directing." Coppola brought her remake ...

'Genius': The wordsmith who shaped Wolfe

/ Oct 5, 2016

'Genius': The wordsmith who shaped Wolfe

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Once upon a time, the word "genius" made us think not the help counter in an Apple Store but of people of incredible intellect who accomplished amazing things and relied on nothing more than their brains and bare hands. This "Genius" transports us back ...

Tortured POW meets his Japanese tormentor

Apr 17, 2014

Tortured POW meets his Japanese tormentor

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"He is most interested in having contact with you for he has lived with many unanswered questions all these years, questions to which perhaps only you can help him to find the answers." So wrote Patricia Lomax in a letter sent from her home ...