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Abrams, J. J. (Jeffrey Jacob), 1966-

US screenwriter, producer, director, and composer. He has worked extensively in both film and television and is responsible for creating some of the

Open Academy Awards (Motion pictures)
Academy Awards (Motion pictures)

The Academy Awards, nicknamed the Oscars, given for film achievements by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS), is an American event

Open Actors and actresses
Actors and actresses

Performer who takes one or more role(s) in a play or film. In ancient Greece, the speaking actors were distinguished from the chorus, whereas in

Agee, James, 1909-1955

( ā'jē ), 1909–55, American writer, b. Knoxville, Tenn., grad. Harvard, 1932. He soon joined the literary and journalistic life of New York City,

Open Altman, Robert, 1925-2006
Altman, Robert, 1925-2006

1925–2006, American film director, b. Kansas City, Mo. One of the most original talents in late-20th-century American filmmaking, he created complex,

Open Animation (Cinematography)
Animation (Cinematography)

The illusion of movement created by means of an inanimate object. This illusion is created by what Peter Mark Roget referred to as persistence of

Open Anime
Anime

Anime, Japanese animated films, although technically similar to the child-oriented cartoon offerings of American animation studios, are distinguished

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Art

In the broadest sense, all the processes and products of human skill, imagination, and invention. In contemporary usage, definitions of art usually

Open Arthur, Jean, 1900-1991
Arthur, Jean, 1900-1991

originally Gladys Georgianna Greene 1900-91 US actress Born in Plattsburgh, New York, the daughter of a photographer, she left school at the age of 15

Open Arzner, Dorothy, 1900-1979
Arzner, Dorothy, 1900-1979

1897-1979 US film director Born in San Francisco, she studied medicine at the University of Southern California and became a volunteer ambulance