ⓘ Richard Corliss

Richard Corliss

ⓘ Richard Corliss

Richard Nelson Corliss was an American movie critic. He was one of several editors of Time magazine who focused on movies, with occasional articles on other subjects. He created the widely used term "Drop Dead Gorgeous" in 1985 when describing Michelle Pfeiffers performance in the movie, Into the Night.

Corliss died in New York City, New York from a stroke, aged 71.


1. Other websites

  • Richard Corliss on IMDb
  • Top 100 Movies Ever - Corliss and fellow Time critic Richard Schickels list of the greatest movies ever made
  • Biography - from Allmovie
  • Biography - from Time magazine
  • Corlisss Top Ten Picks Archived 2005-10-29 at the Wayback Machine - a yearly breakdown of Corlisss favorite movies.