Gene Hackman Is Not Dead, But Twitter Mistakenly Mourned Him Anyway

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A confusing headline caused many to tweet their condolences via the #RIP hashtag. Sure beats attending the wrong funeral by mistake.


Clock’s Ticking, You Have The Ball, Which Fake Coach Do You Want Calling The Play?

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Last Sunday, as I do almost every time I watch the Miami Dolphins lose, I talked with a friend about whom we’d want to replace Joe Philbin.


The A To Z Guide To The Celebrity Voices Selling Us Every Product On Earth

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You may not always recognize them, but plenty of our favorite celebrities' voices are pushing products from cars to insurance.

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73 Sports Movies In 73 Days: ‘The Replacements’

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Today’s installment of 73 Sports Movies in 73 Days is another of my personal favorites and nominees for the Perfect Sports Movie Formula Award, The Replacements.


Gene Hackman slapped a hobo who called his wife a C

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Gene Hackman, who's 82 now, isn't one those guys whose personal life is all over the news, and one of the few stories we've heard about him was from the set of Royal Tenenbaums, where he reportedly told Wes Anderson to "pull up your pants and act like a man.

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The Best Of #The Royal Tenenbaums


Moonrise Kingdom opens this week and looks to be glorious, what with all the shirtless Bill Murray + wine bottle.


Radio-Free FilmDrunk: Celebrating Hollywood’s Love Affair With The Cold War

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The other day Vince and I were making S’mores and chatting about life, when he pointed out that 2011 was the 20th anniversary of the end of the Cold War, that era in world history when everyone lived in pants-crapping fear that the U.

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Gene Hackman told Wes Anderson ‘Pull up your pants and act like a man.’

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The New York Film Festival wrapped up over the weekend, and one of the events that actually makes me wish I'd been in New York to attend was a 10th anniversary screening of Royal Tenenbaums, with Bill Murray, Gwyneth Paltrow, Anjelica Huston, and Wes Anderson in attendance, with Anderson collaborator Noah Baumbach moderating.



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I was too busy running through the streets of Harlem yelling "Kill whitey.

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