M. Night Shyamalan paid for the superhero mindfuck “Glass” entirely himself! But was that really a good idea? – Cinema News

This Sunday evening at 8:15 p.m., “Glass” celebrates its free TV premiere on ProSieben. We debate whether it helps or hurts M. Night Shyamalan’s films that he’s funded them entirely out of his own pocket since The Visit… Disney It’s definitely been worth it for M. Night Shyamalan himself – ever since he’s been self-financing … Read more

11 inventors who paid for their inventions with their lives

The hapless parachute designer Franz Reichelt in his «bat suit». Image: Wikimedia 06.09.2017, 20:0007.09.2017, 13:48 consequences It is a macabre irony of fate: some inventors have become victims of their own inventions. Like William Bullock, they paid for carelessness with their lives or died like Franz Reichelt because their invention simply didn’t work. Here are … Read more

Gaius Appuleius Diocles is the highest paid athlete in history

Hotshot: Gaius Appuleius Diocles.Image: Wikipedia Have you ever heard of Gaius Appuleius Diocles? He was a charioteer in the Roman Empire and so successful that he became immensely wealthy. In proportion, he earned more than all of today’s sports stars. 11/16/2017, 6:56 am11/16/2017, 2:05 p.m consequences Gaius Appuleius Diocles amassed 36 million sesterces. Okay, let’s … Read more

For action comedy on Netflix: The once highest paid actress in the world makes her comeback – Kino News

Cameron Diaz hasn’t made a film in eight years and it was reported that she had retired from acting. But now what was once the world’s highest-paid actress is “Back In Action,” aptly named for a new Netflix film starring her. Metropolitan FilmExport / Netflix Not much is known about Back In Action. Kill The … Read more