Death of Wladimir Yordanoff, tenderly ferocious actor

Perhaps he was the only one in the theater as in the cinema to wield the art of the cowardice with as much derisory authority … Read more

Italian composer Ennio Morricone dies at 91

Author of hundreds of film scores and Oscar-winning double, the famous Italian maestro Ennio Morricone, renowned for the soundtracks of spaghetti westerns, died Monday at … Read more

Death of the great violinist Ida Haendel

Polish violinist Ida Haendel, 91, died on Tuesday in Miami. Child prodigy, pushed by a painter father who would have liked to become a musician, … Read more