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Blake Edwards, the director and writer known
for clever dialogue, poignance and occasional belly-laugh sight
gags in "Breakfast at Tiffany's," "10" and the "Pink Panther"
farces, is dead at age 88. (12/16/10)
(FILE - In this Feb. 29, 2004 file photo, filmmaker Blake Edwards speaks after receiving an honorary Oscar from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences during the 76th annual Academy Awards in Los Angeles.)