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December 16, 2010 Writer-director Blake Edwards died today at the age of 88, leaving behind a lot of funny movies. But he also made a few gems that really emphasize the pain of being human - in particular, 1962's Days of Wine and Roses.
Director Blake Edwards and his wife, actress Julie Andrews, on Dec. 1, 2001.
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December 16, 2010 "The filmmaker was regarded as a modern master of contemporary film comedy via such movies as The Pink Panther series and 10," Variety writes. His wife, Julie Andrews, was with him at his death.
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