The Big Short, the film adaptation of Michael Lewis' book of the same name about the causes of the financial crisis, opens in UK cinemas this weekend.How will the story stack up against the greatest films about business?We are not responsible for the content of sites presented, and we make no judgment as to the quality and/or suitability of such content.
I thought right away: That's who we're looking for!He fills page after dreary page with minute descriptions of his subject's less-than-noteworthy sporting activities at Clifton College (although Howard claimed falsely, in publicity for his film I See a Dark Stranger, to have "captained the rugby and cricket teams").On the other hand, Howard's genuine passion for sport won him a notable role in a West End play, a revival of Strindberg's The Father. He was convicted three times for drink-driving offences, and on one occasion was banned from driving for eight years.
Upon landing in Kenya to shoot one of his final films, White Mischief, he was so befuddled with alcohol that he had to be met with a wheelchair.Medspeakadverb(1) Fast, quickly, immediately.(2) STAT. A jocular acronym (Some Time After Tomorrow) for the opposite of stat, i.e., unlikely to be completed in the desired timeframe. Clinical medicine adverb Fast, quickly, immediately, schnell, vite Lab medicine noun A specimen, often from the ICU or ER, which is given priority in a lab to measure analytes with immediate potential impact on Pt management; 'stats' include serum glucose, hematocrit, WBC count, certain enzymes, PT, PTT, BUN, creatinine.