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Richard Corliss
Born
Richard Nelson Corliss

(1944-03-06)March 6, 1944
Died April 23, 2015(2015-04-23) (aged 71)
Occupation Editor, critic
Years active 1966-2015

Richard Nelson Corliss (March 6, 1944 – April 23, 2015) 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 Pfeiffer's performance in the movie, Into the Night.

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


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