Column | Dec 22, 2014 | 10:00 PM
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Column | Dec 22, 2014 | 7:55 AMLaura Hillenbrand's 2010 nonfiction account "Unbroken" introduced millions to Louis Zamperini, the Italian-American who competed in the 1936 Berlin Olympics and, in World War II, became an Army Air Corps bombardier flying missions over the South Pacific. In 1943 Zamperini was aboard a rickety B-24 aircraft, the "Green Hornet," when it crashed in the water. He and two other survivors, "Phil" Phillips and "Mac" McNamara, survived 33 days on a life raft, contending with Japanese bomber strafings and killer sharks.
Story | Dec 18, 2014 | 5:50 AM
Whatever else Angelina Jolie has been doing in her busy personal, professional and activist life, we can be sure she wasn't spending it watching World War II prisoner-of-war movies. "Unbroken," her film of Laura "Seabiscuit" Hillenbrand's book about ex-...
Story | Dec 15, 2014 | 7:00 AM
Column | Dec 9, 2014 | 5:00 AM