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Brewer's: Last of the Mohicans

The Indian chief, Uncas, is so called by Cooper, in his novel of that title. Source: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, E. Cobham Brewer, 1894Last of the RomansLast of the Knights A B C D …

Brewer's: Last of the Knights

(See Knights.) Source: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, E. Cobham Brewer, 1894Last of the MohicansLast of the Greeks A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X …

Brewer's: Last of the Romans

Marcus Junius Brutus, one of the murderers of Caesar. (B.C. 85-42.) Caius Cassius Longinus, so called by Brutus. (Died. B.C. 42.) Stilicho, the Roman general under Theodosius. (The Nineteen…

Last Resort

Director/Writer:Pawel PawlikowskiShooting Gallery; NR; 75 minutesRelease:2/01Cast:Dina Korzun, Paddy Considine, Artiom Strelnikov Last year an estimated half-million illegal immigrants entered…

Last Night

Director/Writer:Don McKellarLions Gate Films; R; 93 minutesRelease:11/99Cast:Don McKellar, Sandra Oh, Callum Keith Rennie It is the final night on earth. Humanity's first unmovable deadline wi…

The Last Castle

Director:Rod LurieWriters:David Scarpa and Graham YostDreamWorks; R; 120 minutesRelease:10/01Cast:Robert Redford, James Gandolfini, Mark Ruffalo What would happen if people who spent time behi…

The Last Days

Director:James MollWriter:October Films; 88 minutes; unratedRelease:2/99With:Tom Lantos, Alice Lok Cahana, Renee Firestone, Bill Basch, Irene Zisblatt This excellent documentary retells the la…

Last Words

Last WordsThe next day was Sunday, and a goodly troop of young and old set forth to church.—some driving, some walking, all enjoying the lovely weather and the happy quietude which comes…

Built to Last

NBCWednesday 8:30–9:00 p.m.; canceledCast: Royale Watkins, Denise Dowse, Geoffrey Owens, J. Lamont Pope, Natalie Desselle and Jeremy Suarez When his father has a heart attack, recent Pri…

The Devil's Dictionary: Last

by Ambrose Bierce LAPLAUGHTERLAST -n. A shoemaker's implement, named by a frowning Providence as opportunity to the maker of puns. Ah, punster, would my lot were cast, Where the co…