Close share via email share via facebook share via twitter. Throughout his career Degas returned to the same figures and motifs again and again, constantly modifying and refining them. One of these was nude women engaged in daily activities like bathing, drying themselves, or brushing their hair. His figures are often depicted from an unusual vantage point and framed asymmetrically.
Quentin Tarantino and Robert Rodriguez's homage to exploitation double features in the '60s and '70s with two back-to-back cult films that include previews of coming attractions between them Read all Quentin Tarantino and Robert Rodriguez's homage to exploitation double features in the '60s and '70s with two back-to-back cult films that include previews of coming attractions between them. Quentin Tarantino and Robert Rodriguez's homage to exploitation double features in the '60s and '70s with two back-to-back cult films that include previews of coming attractions between them. Stuntman Mike : Do I frighten you? Stuntman Mike : Is it my scar? Arlene : It's your car. Stuntman Mike : Yeah, I know. I'm sorry. It's my mom's car.
Naked City is a police procedural series from Screen Gems which was broadcast from to and from to on the ABC television network. It was inspired by the motion picture The Naked City and mimics its dramatic "semi- documentary " format. As in the film, each episode concluded with a narrator intoning the iconic line: "There are eight million stories in the naked city. This has been one of them. Route 66 was broadcast by CBS from to , and, like Naked City , followed the "semi-anthology" format of building the stories around the guest actors, rather than the regular cast. Episode plots usually focused more on the criminals and victims portrayed by guest actors, characteristic of the "semi-anthology" narrative format common in early s TV so called by the trade paper Variety. Silliphant's work resulted in significant critical acclaim for the series and attracted film and television actors of the time to seek guest-starring roles. Many scenes were filmed in the South Bronx near Biograph Studios also known as Gold Medal Studios , where the series was produced, and in Greenwich Village and other neighborhoods in Manhattan.
Danny Russel, assistant secretary of state for East Asian and Pacific affairs, says on Monday in Washington that building a better relationship is one of the three pillars of US policy in the Asia-Pacific region. The US's new top diplomat for East Asia reaffirmed that building a better relationship with China will be one of the three pillars of his country's policy in the Asia Pacific region. Danny Russel, who started his job as assistant secretary of state for East Asian and Pacific affairs just a week ago, described the other two pillars as modernizing its five treaty alliances in the region - namely Japan, the Republic of Korea, Australia, Thailand and the Philippines - and participating in the building of regional institutions such as the East Asia Summit and Trans-Pacific Partnership TPP. He described himself as being involved in improving the "hugely consequential relationship" with China throughout his career, especially in the last few years when he served as special assistant to the President and National Security Staff senior director for Asian affairs prior to the new post.