Posts Tagged: scotland

IMOGEN POOTS

James McAvoy Is One Coked Up Scottish Cop In The 'Filth' Red Band Trailer

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Don't let the red band trailer fool you, 'Filth' is not the delightful cocaine-fueled comedy that it appears to be.

Aliens

Confirmed: Scarlett Johansson Picked Up Random Dudes In Her Van To Film 'Under the Skin'

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Scarlett Johansson talks about picking up random dudes in her van for 'Under The Skin'. One of the guys talks about the obvious best day he'll ever have.

Dogs

This Boxer Simply Did Not Like Being Left In A Car For 20 Minutes

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People gathered around a random car in a Scottish suburb to watch a boxer that had apparently learned how to use the horn.

JONATHAN GLAZER

Scarlett Johansson Is A Sexy Manhunting Alien In The First Trailer For ‘Under the Skin’

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Scarlett Johansson is a sexy manhunting alien, and she'll also be playing one in 'Under The Skin'. Here's the first trailer and some pictures.

marriage proposals

This Performance Of ‘Peter Pan’ Redefines The Meaning Of ‘Happily Ever After’

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During a performance of 'Peter Pan' in Glasgow, the actor playing Peter broke character to ask the actress playing Wendy a very important question.

oops

A Scottish Man’s Car Caught Fire During A Tribute To Paul Walker

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In possibly the worst Paul Walker tribute imaginable, a Scottish fan of the actor revved his engine for 20 minutes until it burst into flames.

CAMERON BISSET

WATCH: Freak child can talk backwards like an Ozzy song

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WATCH: This 10-year-old can talk backwards perfectly, pronouncing any phrase backwards with ease and proving it on his iPad. Hopefully he only uses this power for good, and Slayer songs.

Batman

Andy Murray vs. Heath Ledger’s Joker In Taiwan Animation’s Wimbledon. Who Ya Got?

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I know Burnsy just posted a <a href="http://withleather.uproxx.com/2013/07/everyone-was-impressed-with-andy-murrays-wimbledon-win-except-tom-hiddleston" target="_blank">gallery of celebrities reacting to Andy Murray becoming the first British man since 1936 to win the Wimbledon Men’s Singles title</a>, and I'm aware that gallery featured Loki from The Avengers.

BRADLEY COOPER

Everyone Was Impressed With Andy Murray’s Wimbledon Win Except Tom Hiddleston

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Yesterday, Andy Murray defeated top-ranked Novak Djokovic to become the first British man to win the Wimbledon Men’s Singles title since Fred Perry in 1936.

OH THE HORROR

Birdwatchers Gathered In Scotland To See A Rare Swift… Get Sucked Into A Wind Turbine

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At least 80 birdwatchers traveled to Scotland after a rare White-throated Needletail was spotted, and they watched it fly right into a wind turbine.

BOOK ADAPTATIONS

New, longer Filth red-band trailer has drugs, prostitutes, pedophilia, dwarves

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Irvine Welsh's Filth, written five years after his first novel, Trainspotting, is sort of like a twisted take on Bad Lieutenant, a book about a corrupt policeman partially narrated by his tapeworm.

IRVINE WELSH

James McAvoy steals Mel Gibson’s perfect role in ‘Filth’

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It was just the other day that we were getting excited about the mere possibility of <a href="http://filmdrunk.uproxx.com/2013/04/danny-boyle-is-working-on-trainspotting-2" target="_blank">a Trainspotting sequel</a>, when here we are today with a full red-band trailer for Filth, an adaptation of another post-Trainspotting novel by Irvine Welsh.

FUN PROMOTIONAL IDEAS

Scotland Has Pole Dancing In Its Libraries Because It’s A Wonderful Country

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For quite some time now, we’ve celebrated the graduation of pole dancing from awesome strip club activity to awesome fitness routine, especially since it inspired such amazing events as <a href="http://withleather.uproxx.com/2011/05/the-2011-pole-dancing-championship">the United States Pole Dancing Championship</a> and <a href="http://withleather.uproxx.com/2011/06/colombian-women-love-pole-dancing">the World Pole Dancing Championship</a>.

WELL-DRESSED ANIMALS

Scotland’s Tourism Board Is Using Shetland Ponies In Sweaters To Lure You To Their Country

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Scotland's Tourism board dressed two adorable Shetland ponies in sweaters as part of their 2013 Visit Scotland campaign. I am dead now.

DO NOT FEED THE TROLLS

Donald Trump Claims That Scotland Loves His New Golf Course, Scotland Disagrees

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Reality TV host, global real estate icon and world’s largest source of natural hot air Donald Trump <a href="http://www.uproxx.com/webculture/2012/11/hahahahahaha-donald-trump/">reached a new level of relevance during the 2012 presidential election</a>, as he trolled Twitter ever so hard and <a href="http://www.uproxx.com/tv/2012/11/troll-like-creature-donald-trump-is-mad-at-brian-williams/">goaded millions of people into reacting</a> to his shameless, arrogant and irresponsible opinions about President Barack Obama and the future of America.

Andy Murray

You’re The Man Now, Dog!

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Imagine yourself winning your first grand slam victory.

ACCELERATED CHRISTIAN EDUCATION

Louisiana Schools Getting Public Funding Claim The Loch Ness Monster Is Real And Proves Creationism

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Did you know that the totally proven* existence of the Loch Ness Monster Dinosaur means creationism is true and evolution is fake forever.

food blogs

Nine-Year-Old With A Blog Shames School Into Serving Decent Food

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As everyone reading this surely knows, school lunches, in the US, are generally pretty vile.


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