The romantic comedy, left for dead by most of the major studios, has been reborn on Netflix. Streaming algorithms have swooped in to resurrect an old genre formula.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Rob Reiner and Nora Ephron's classic relationship comedy "When Harry Met Sally..." is turning 30 this summer, and what better way to celebrate than with a splashy screening to...
NEW YORK (AP) — Tom Wolfe, the white-suited wizard of "New Journalism" who exuberantly chronicled American culture from the Merry Pranksters through the space race before turning his satiric wit to such novels as "The Bonfire of the Vanities" and "A Man in Full," has died. He was 88.
Wolfe's literary agent, Lynn Nesbit, told The Associated Press that he died of an infection Monday in a New York City hospital. Further details were not immediately available.
"I'll Have What She's Having: How Nora Ephron's Three Iconic Films Saved the Romantic Comedy" (Hachette), by Erin Carlson
Did writer and director Nora Ephron really save the romantic comedy? Are the three movies detailed here — "When Harry Met Sally ...," ''Sleepless in Seattle" and "You've Got Mail" — really iconic?
NEW YORK (AP) — "Keep the Change," a romance about a couple who meet at a community for people on the autistic spectrum, and "Bobbi Jene," a documentary about an American dancer in the Israeli dance company Batsheva, were the top winners at the 16th Tribeca Film Festival.
NEW YORK (AP) — New York magazine is teaming up with Simon & Schuster for a series of books, starting with one about ... New York.
In a joint statement Tuesday, the two companies announced a four-book deal. The first release, scheduled for November, is an illustrated volume celebrating the magazine's 50th anniversary and highlighting the coverage of New York City. The book will be divided into such themes as "Power," ''Families" and "Neighborhoods."
NEW YORK (AP) — A one-night-only benefit performance of the play "Love, Loss, and What I Wore" seems to really suit Rosie O'Donnell, Carol Kane, Tracee Ellis Ross, Lucy DeVito and Natasha Lyonne.
The five actresses have signed up to help the 92nd Street Y on Feb. 5 by performing the play by Nora Ephron and Delia Ephron that uses clothing and accessories to tell funny, poignant stories. The show will be performed at the 92Y's Kaufmann Concert Hall.
NEW YORK (AP) — The interior of a New York City restaurant that for 57 years hosted power lunches for a must see crowd of business executives and celebrities is being auctioned off.
Most items from The Four Seasons were selling for well over their pre-sale estimates in Tuesday's auction.
Silver flatware, glasses and serving pieces were among the 900 lots being sold. A number of Eero Saarinen (EHR'-oh SAHR'-uh-nehn) tables from the Grill Room bar fetched prices...
NEW YORK (AP) — It's the end of an era. The Four Seasons restaurant, where the New York City power lunch was born, is closing.
After serving a "must see" crowd of business executive and celebrities for 57 years, the Philip Johnson-designed restaurant served its last meals Saturday.
Housed in the Seagram Building on Park Avenue, its regulars included Henry Kissinger, Nora Ephron and Tom Wolfe.
The restaurant was busy Saturday with patrons snapping photos,...