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Monte Hellman, Cult Director of ‘Two-Lane Blacktop,’ Dies at 91

Monte Hellman, Cult Director of ‘Two-Lane Blacktop,’ Dies at 91

Monte Hellman, Cult Director of ‘Two-Lane Blacktop,’ Dies at 91 Monte Hellman, Cult Director of ‘Two-Lane Blacktop,’ Dies at 91 “We thought it was good publicity,” Mr. Hellman said of the Esquire issue in an interview with The Los Angeles Times in 1999, when “Two-Lane Blacktop” finally made it to video. “In hindsight, we wouldn’t have done it. I think …

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The C.D.C. director says Michigan needs to shut down, not get extra vaccine, to slow its virus outbreak.

The C.D.C. director says Michigan needs to shut down, not get extra vaccine, to slow its virus outbreak.

The C.D.C. director says Michigan needs to shut down, not get extra vaccine, to slow its virus outbreak. The C.D.C. director says Michigan needs to shut down, not get extra vaccine, to slow its virus outbreak. The Biden administration and Michigan’s Democratic governor are locked in an increasingly tense standoff over the state’s worst-in-the-nation coronavirus outbreak, with a top federal …

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Biden Pushes Mask Mandate as C.D.C. Director Warns of ‘Impending Doom’

Biden Pushes Mask Mandate as C.D.C. Director Warns of ‘Impending Doom’

Biden Pushes Mask Mandate as C.D.C. Director Warns of ‘Impending Doom’ Biden Pushes Mask Mandate as C.D.C. Director Warns of ‘Impending Doom’ WASHINGTON — President Biden, facing a rise in coronavirus cases around the country, called on Monday for governors and mayors to reinstate mask mandates as the director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention warned of “impending …

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Ex-C.D.C. Director Favors Debunked Covid-19 Origin Theory

Ex-C.D.C. Director Favors Debunked Covid-19 Origin Theory

Ex-C.D.C. Director Favors Debunked Covid-19 Origin Theory Ex-C.D.C. Director Favors Debunked Covid-19 Origin Theory The former director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said in a CNN clip on Friday that he favored a theory, decried by many scientists and rejected as “extremely unlikely” by at least one World Health Organization international expert, that the coronavirus escaped from …

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Mrs Doubtfire director reveals there is ‘outrageously funny material’ from Robin Williams that might be unveiled in new documentary

Mrs Doubtfire director reveals there is ‘outrageously funny material’ from Robin Williams that might be unveiled in new documentary

Mrs Doubtfire director reveals there is ‘outrageously funny material’ from Robin Williams that might be unveiled in new documentary Mrs Doubtfire director reveals there is ‘outrageously funny material’ from Robin Williams that might be unveiled in new documentary Mrs Doubtfire fans could barely suppress their glee earlier this week when a viral tweet claimed that there is an NC-17 cut …

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SOAS director steps down during investigation into n-word use

SOAS director steps down during investigation into n-word use

SOAS director steps down during investigation into n-word use SOAS director steps down during investigation into n-word use The director of SOAS university has stepped aside from his role while an external investigation takes place into complaints of anti-Black racism at the university following his use of the N-word. Mr Adam Habib is off-duty as of Thursday, ahead of the …

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Leon Gast, Director of ‘When We Were Kings,’ Dies at 84

Leon Gast, Director of ‘When We Were Kings,’ Dies at 84

Leon Gast, Director of ‘When We Were Kings,’ Dies at 84 Leon Gast, Director of ‘When We Were Kings,’ Dies at 84 Mr. Gast couldn’t even get ahold of the 300,000 feet of footage he had shot. The London-based company that Mr. King said would bankroll the project turned out to be a cover for a shell company based in …

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Chloé Zhao, ‘Nomadland’ Director, Encounters a Backlash in China

Chloé Zhao, ‘Nomadland’ Director, Encounters a Backlash in China

Chloé Zhao, ‘Nomadland’ Director, Encounters a Backlash in China Chloé Zhao, ‘Nomadland’ Director, Encounters a Backlash in China When Chloé Zhao won the Golden Globe for best director for her film “Nomadland” last Sunday, becoming the first Asian woman to receive that prize, Chinese state news outlets were jubilant. “The Pride of China!” read one headline, referring to Ms. Zhao, …

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Chloé Zhao becomes the first Asian woman to win the Golden Globe for best director.

Chloé Zhao becomes the first Asian woman to win the Golden Globe for best director.

Chloé Zhao becomes the first Asian woman to win the Golden Globe for best director. Chloé Zhao becomes the first Asian woman to win the Golden Globe for best director. Chloé Zhao, whose drama “Nomadland” offered an intimate portrait of itinerant Americans, won the Golden Globe for best director on Sunday, making her the first Asian woman ever to win …

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Ex-Artistic Director of Greece’s National Theater Held After Rape Arrest Warrant

Ex-Artistic Director of Greece’s National Theater Held After Rape Arrest Warrant

Ex-Artistic Director of Greece’s National Theater Held After Rape Arrest Warrant Ex-Artistic Director of Greece’s National Theater Held After Rape Arrest Warrant ATHENS — The Greek police on Saturday evening arrested the former artistic director of the country’s prestigious National Theater, who has been the target of accusations of sexual abuse and harassment that have buffeted the Greek arts world …

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