Who Won the 1961
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Billy Wilder

("The Apartment")

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The enduring power and tragedy of Malcolm Lowry's 'Under the Volcano', 70 years on

The Independent
When the novel finally came out, it unhappily clashed with the publication of The Lost Weekend by Charles R Jackson, another tale of a hopeless alcoholic (adapted into a successful film by Billy Wilder). Nevertheless, critics hailed the novel as a ...

1961 Academy Awards Best Director Winner Billy Wilder News

Four Storytelling Lessons For Marketers From The Tour De France

Forbes
The 2017 Tour de France ends in Paris on Sunday. Along with being a storied sports spectacle, the television coverage of the cycling world's most famous race ...

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Jaunty 1963 Vittorio De Sica comedy 'Il Boom' is full of delightful suprises

Los Angeles Times
Imagine Buster Keaton crossed with David Lynch, with a bit of Billy Wilder satire tossed into the mix, and you'll have a rough idea of the wild and crazy tightrope 1963's absurdist "Il Boom" manages to walk. A comic yet corrosive dissection of how ...

1961 Academy Awards Best Director Winner Billy Wilder News

Meet the Most Famous Hollywood Writer You've Never Heard Of

Hollywood Reporter
You have to go all the way back to 1960 — when Billy Wilder had The Apartment, Ninotchka and the original Ocean's 11 come out — to find a comparable streak. And yet, unlike such showboaters as Joe Eszterhas and Shane Black, Green has managed to ...

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