Quantcast

Latest A Scanner Darkly Stories

4d4f44196c32ac3d0bf00f8c8ba40510
2006-10-02 17:25:00

Robert Downey Jr. will star as the latest Marvel Comics superhero to hit the big screen. Downey will play the title character in "Iron Man," a film directed by Jon Favreau.

2006-05-25 11:30:07

By Mike Collett-White CANNES, France (Reuters) - Director Richard Linklater has turned a bleak 1977 science fiction novel into an animation film starring Keanu Reeves, and believes its vision of a country ruled by fear and heavy surveillance proved prescient.

2006-05-25 12:01:33

By Mike Collett-White CANNES, France (Reuters) - U.S. director Richard Linklater has turned a bleak 1977 science fiction novel into an animation film starring Keanu Reeves, and believes its vision of a country ruled by fear and heavy surveillance proved prescient.

2006-05-19 10:45:00

Director Richard Linklater says his new movie based on the 2001 bestseller "Fast Food Nation" might be seen by the restaurant industry as something of a threat to its bottom line.


Word of the Day
  • an ornament or knob in the shape of a flower
  • In architecture, a floral ornament; specifically, the large conventional flower usually placed in the center of the abacus of a Corinthian capital or classic ceiling-caisson; also, the floreated termination of a Gothic finial.
[ "The word 'fleuron' comes from French."]