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What About “The Breakfast Club”?

Revisiting the movies of my youth in the age of #MeToo.<p>Earlier this year, the Criterion Collection, which is “dedicated to gathering the greatest films from around the world,” released a restored version of “The Breakfast Club,” a film written and directed by John Hughes that I acted in, more than …

Sexual Harassment

The Vanishing Point

Looking back to the chafing and the shame of childhood, Guy Petit remembered the day of his greatest happiness. He was nine, his small face tight from being nagged at. His father said, “We have to drive to Waldoboro for Sarah Strunk’s funeral. You’ll be O.K. on your own.”<p>Then his parents were gone, …

Satire

Ich war in Nordkorea wie viele andere - aber ich habe es mit anderen Augen gesehen

Ich habe mir einen Lebenstraum erfüllt: Ich war in Nordkorea, dem Teil meiner Heimat Korea, der seit Jahrzehnten abgeschottet ist.<p>Während meiner Zeit …

A Grand Unified Theory of Avocado Toast

In this age of American division, few insults cut as much as the idea that your fortune may be hostage to the menu price of avocados. This past May, the Australian luxury developer Tim Gurner made international news by saying that millennials could not own property due to their overindulgence in …

Breakfast

The Opposite of a Muse

In the course of two decades, a medical secretary in Paris persuaded scores of renowned photographers to take her picture.<p>On the 25th of October, 2002, the Lebanese artist Fouad Elkoury wrote an e-mail to a woman he’d never met:<p>Thursday, 10h30, getting ready to get on the plane (I hate leaving), …

Henri Cartier-Bresson

Why I love my Leica

From Henri Cartier-Bresson to Annie Leibovitz, many of the 20th century's most defining images were shot on a Leica. Our technology columnist, a lifelong fan, tells the story of the camera that almost died and was triumphantly reborn in the digital age<p>• 100 years of the Leica camera – in …

Coyotes, the Ultimate American Tricksters

<i>For the week of July 4th, we asked writers to describe a person, object, or experience that they think captures a distinctly American spirit.</i><p>The other day, I watched a wounded coyote jaunt down my street in East Hollywood. It limped suavely along the sidewalk at a confident clip, its mouth open in …

The Accidental American Genius of Guy Fieri

<i>For the week of July 4th, we asked writers to describe a person, object, or experience that they think captures a distinctly American spirit.</i><p>At some point I realized that I had accidentally watched every episode of “Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives.” The series, which airs, with an oddly comforting …

Game of Thrones - 6. Staffel, 9. Folge im Recap

moviepilot Team<p>the gaffer Jenny Jecke<p>folgen<p>du folgst<p>entfolgen<p>Redakteurin bei moviepilot.de, schreibt am liebsten über Game of Thrones und Filme, die …

Diese Förderprogramme können helfen, Dein Startup anzuschieben

<i>Ein Beitrag von Darius Moeini, Geschäftsführer von Berlin Startup Consulting und Experte für Early-Stage-Finanzierung.</i><p>Wird in der Startup-Szene von …

Soros rechnet mit "Schwarzem Freitag"

<b>Was kommt nach einem Brexit? US-Investmentlegende Soros ist sich sicher: Einige Spekulanten werden "sehr reich" – im Gegensatz zum großen Rest der</b> …

The Maoism of Donald Trump

In February, 1957, eight years after the founding of Communist China and nine years prior to the Cultural Revolution, Chairman Mao Zedong made a speech at the eleventh meeting of the Supreme State Conference, entitled “On the Correct Handling of Contradictions Among the People,” that defined his …

China

„China könnte die Blockchain in die Knie zwingen“

Der Chef und Gründer der Firma Chain.com, Adam Ludwin, erklärt im Interview mit Handelsblatt, warum er im Geschäft mit Banken auf geschlossene …

Everything You Need to Know About Negative Rates

The Bank of Japan, the European Central Bank and several smaller European authorities have ventured into the once-uncharted territory of negative interest rates. But what are negative rates, and how do they come about?<p>The Bank of Japan, the European Central Bank and several smaller European …

Bank of Japan

Hardcore - Die Filmstarts-Kritik auf FILMSTARTS.de

Andrzej Bartkowiaks „Doom“ ist wie die meisten Videospielverfilmungen ziemlicher Mist. Nur als der Zuschauer schließlich für einige Minuten in die …

The Empire’s New Clothes

China’s rich have their first homegrown haute couturier.<p>Something funny happens to puritanical republics. After a while, they begin yearning for the glamorous, immoral ways of the aristocracy they overthrew. This yearning seems especially keen in China, where state television serves up feudal soap …

China

Six Small Changes That Make a Big Difference in Your Home Decor

If the walls of your home could talk, what would they say about you? Turns out, a lot. That’s the message in Susanna Salk’s new book, <i>It's the Little Things: Creating Big Moments in Your Home Through the Stylish Small Stuff</i>, that details how the smallest design elements have the potential to make …

My 2016 Oscar Predictions

Last year was a terrible year for Hollywood, and the few good high-budget and high-publicity films were, for the most part, left on the sidelines of Oscar nominations, which is why, for the unveiling of awards this Sunday, I have very few dogs in the fray. The upside of this indifferent neutrality …

Beyond the glitter

<b>This Is London: Life and Death in the World City.</b> By Ben Judah. <i>Picador; 426 pages; £18.99.</i><p><b>Get our daily newsletter</b><p>Upgrade your inbox and get our …

Hyde Park

"Game Of Thrones": Die Toten sprechen im neuen Trailer zur sechsten Staffel - Serien News - FILMSTARTS.de

Die Macher von „Game Of Thrones“ wissen, wie sie die Fans weiter verrückt machen können. Im neuen Teaser-Trailer zur sechsten Staffel sprechen die …

CHINA - Nachrichten und Themen

Oscars 2016: How architect László Rajk's designs gave 'Son of Saul' its suffocating authenticity

There are lots of things that are visible in "Son of Saul," the harrowing Oscar-nominated film that is set in a crematorium at Auschwitz. There is the dead-eyed stare of the protagonist, Saul (played by Géza Röhrig), a Hungarian man who, as a <i>sonderkommando</i>, is a prisoner who has been forced to do …

El Chapo Speaks

A secret visit with the most wanted man in the world<p><i>Disclosure: Some names have had
 to be changed, locations not named, and an understanding was</i> …

Mexico

The Runways Are Seriously Pretty Again

For the months leading up to the Spring 2016 runways, the default look for new models could be summed up in one word: weird. With stars like Molly Bair, Cierra Skye, and Varya Shutova filling the catwalks and campaigns, the prevailing ideal was a kind of distinctive, attention-grabbing look that …

A former Google exec on how to make tough decisions quickly

I’ve long believed that speed is the ultimate weapon in business. All else being equal, the fastest company in any market will win. Speed is a defining characteristic—if not <i>the</i> defining characteristic—of the leader in virtually every industry you look at.<p>In tech, speed is seen primarily as an asset …

Management

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Style<p>The designer talks about his new line, the state of the industry, and his last days at Band of Outsiders.<p>By Sam Schube5 hours agoView More<p>What …

Lifestyle

Planchonella House by Jesse Bennett Architect wins Australian House of the Year

A rainforest house designed to offer a low-tech, joyous refuge from today’s over-stimulated and complex world has been named Australian House of the …

Frank Lloyd Wright's designs are hot properties again

When writer Emily Novick and her husband, Steve Goldstein, then a pediatrics professor and physician in chief at Comer Children's Hospital, moved to Chicago in 2004 from the East Coast, they scoured the housing market in Kenwood and Hyde Park, looking for a home that would offer enough space to …