On July 2, 2016, the American cinema lost one of its last “mavericks”, a hothead who had everything in hand to transfigure Hollywood: the director Michael Cimino, found inanimate in his house in Beverly Hills, at the age 77 years old. Flashback to the early 1970s, before Spielberg and Lucas ushered in the blockbuster era with Teeth of the Sea and Star Wars. Several filmmakers are shaking up the old world of studios by offering violent, spectacular and sometimes subversive works. They are called Arthur Penn (Bonnie & Clyde), Denis Hopper (Easy Rider), Francis Ford Coppola (The Godfather) or Terrence Malick (The wild ride). Among them, a young screenwriter has just stood out by co-signing in quick succession the scripts for Silent Running, a science fiction film by Douglas Trumbull, and Magnum Force, the second episode of Inspector Harry. Clint Eastwood immediately buys the following script of this Michael Cimino who begins to make a name for himself in Hollywood.
Entitled Thunderbolt & Lightfoot in its original version (Le Canardeur in VF), it is a road movie, a genre very popular at the time after the success of Easy Rider, which follows a former bank robber (Clint Eastwood ) flanked by a young outsider (Jeff Bridges), trying to escape other mobsters who accuse him of leaving with the loot of their latest heist. Under its modern western appearance, Le Canardeur already shows the beginnings of a Cimino, a fine observer of America in (…)
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Actress Alice Belaïdi takes advantage of the good weather in Martinique. In a swimsuit (or almost), she ignited the canvas with a shot of her very sexy.
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A flight attendant was recently struck by an angry female passenger on a flight from Sacramento to San Diego. The hostess lost two teeth in the incident. Quarrels between passengers and airline personnel are on the rise in the United States.
It was unfortunately a false trail. On the basis of a new testimony from an individual who believed to see Xavier Dupont de Ligonnès, the police raided a traditionalist abbey. In vain.
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Her radio silence is causing a stir: Naomi Osaka, who climbed to the second round of Roland Garros on Sunday, risks exclusion if she persists in boycotting press conferences, warn the organizers. In a negative spiral, Dominic Thiem sank from the start on Parisian clay.
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In an internal document, the world number one in the food industry admits that it only achieves 37% of its turnover with products reaching the threshold of good nutritional quality.
Led by Mansour Abbas, the Israeli Arab party Raam could decide to support the new coalition of centrist Yaïr Lapid.