Hidden necrophilia in Vertigo, glowing milk, an on-set spat with Montgomery Clift … in 1962, Alfred Hitchcock revealed his tricks, and the often shocking meanings behind his films, to fellow director Truffaut.
The first independent film to gross more than $200 million, Pulp Fiction was a shot of adrenaline to Hollywood’s heart, reviving John Travolta’s career, making stars of Samuel L. Jackson and Uma Thurman,
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The 80-year-old novelist, famed for her graceful prose, is the new face of luxury French fashion house’s Spring 2015 campaign Long before Gone Girl’s “cool girl” rant made cool a negative term, there and
Happy birthday Dame Maggie Smith -- or should we say Lady Grantham? The Dowager Countess turns 80 on Sunday and though her "Harry Potter" days are over, we thank our lucky stars we can still get our weekly
These stunning photos of ancient trees set against all-natural long-exposure backdrops of the Milky Way was inspired by two fascinating scientific studies that connect tree growth with celestial movement
The world-wide recession has brought with it record-high gold prices—which has set off a modern-day gold-rush in Ghana that means riches for few and uncertain futures for most everyone else. Photographs
The distinctive three-dimensional shape in Albrecht Dürer’s 1514 engraving Melencolia I has been the subject of innumerous analyses and still no one is sure what it is or what it means. On the occasion
From the editors of PopularMechanics.com, that MacBook on your desk might be even more powerful than you think. 1) Have Your Computer Read to You Don't feel like reading that enormous document yourself?
fastcoexist.com - About the author Adele Peters is a staff writer at Fast Company who focuses on solutions to some of the world's largest problems, from climate change to homelessness. Previously, she worked with GOOD, BioLite, and the Sustainable Products and Solutions program at UC Berkeley. More
Photo: Forest Woodward Forest Woodward has an enviable travel schedule. In the last year, the climber, surfer, and pro photographer has visited half a dozen countries, including Spain and Peru, and about
Ypres November 1914 The First Battle of Ypres Following their defeat at the first battle of the Marne, the German armies withdrew 40 miles to a point north of the Aisne River, where they dug in. Now began
He created a Tumblr, 9-eyes — named after the 9 cameras Google Street View uses— where he curates the best images he finds. Rafman says sometimes he picks a location and "just wanders," captivated by he
See what A-listers are wearing on their ring fingers. From Elizabeth Taylor's 33-carat rock to Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge's heirloom sapphire, the celebrity engagement ring is an object of constant