Nora Ephron: Creator Of The Modern Rom Com

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If your plans for Valentine’s Day include a classic romantic comedy, chances are you’ll also be spending your evening with Nora Ephron

Writer, humorist, and director Nora Ephron is credited with being the creator of the modern rom-com. Her long list of hit films includes “When Harry Met Sally,”Sleepless in Seattle,” and “You’ve Got Mail.”

But how did Nora’s own heartbreak lead to her bestselling first novel and subsequent film? What connection did she have to both JFK and Watergate? And what were some behind-the-scenes stories about Nora shared by co-workers such as Meryl Streep and Rob Reiner?

Join us for this fascinating tribute to the Queen of the Rom-Com, Nora Ephron.

#NoraEphron #Writer #Screenwriter #Director #RomCom #RomanticComedy #WhenHarryMetSally #SleeplessInSeattle #JulieandJulia #Romance #Love #ValentinesDay #HappyValentinesDay #TomHanks #MegRyan #BillyCrystal

Show Notes for Episode 75!

Sources:

https://www.thethings.com/andie-macdowell-michael-nora-ephron-worst-movie/

https://www.goodhousekeeping.com/holidays/valentines-day-ideas/g26068446/best-things-to-do-on-valentines-day/

https://www.countryliving.com/entertaining/g5119/things-to-do-on-valentines-day/

Academy of Achievement: Nora Ephron

https://www.thejc.com/culture/theatre/sister-act-how-delia-and-nora-ephron-wrote-their-movie-and-stage-hits-1.57287

https://www.oprah.com/spirit/nora-ephrons-mother-hallie-ephron-essay/all

https://abcnews.go.com/blogs/politics/2012/06/nora-ephron-was-a-washington-intern-before-she-was-a-hollywood-hit

https://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2022/08/22/the-nora-ephron-we-forget

https://www.cbsnews.com/news/carl-bernstein-served-as-nora-ephrons-inspiration/

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