We'd Like to Help the Academy is our Oscar column highlighting the outliers that should be nominated (but probably won't be).
For a long time I thought of Matthew McConaughey as an actor whom I liked more than he deserved. He built some good faith with Dazed and Confused and other early roles, yes ... More >>
A popchips ad featuring Ashton Kutcher in "brownface" was launched, skewered, and pulled in less than 24 hours. The new $1.5 million ad campaign showed Kutcher as four characters -- among which was a fictional 39-year-old Bollywood actor named Raj -- in a parody of an online dating service. Except K ... More >>
Tropic Thunder.From the Department of Don't Try This at Home comes this doozy from the Glendale News-Press:
A 63-year-old man was discovered -- alive and naked on a lounge chair outside his house -- with a knife protruding from his belly.
This happened early Sunday evening in the 1000 bloc ... More >>
[Updated after the jump: As it turns out, not even the "Hangover" franchise is ballsy enough to associate with Gibson. Director Todd Phillips cancels the cameo. Originally posted on Monday, Oct. 18 at 9 a.m.]
After an R-rated summer of racial slurring and baby-mama beating, Mel Gibson is hop ... More >>
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Erin BroadleyTropic Thunder screenshot at Red 7: the closest we got to taking a photo with MatthewMatthew McConaughey may not be the first person you think of when it comes to SXSW. How ... More >>