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  • Lagerfeld: Meryl Streep Passed On Oscar Dress When Chanel Refused to Pay

    02/23/2017 7:46:42 PM PST · by Beave Meister · 40 replies ^ | 2/23/2017 | Bridget Foley
    What might Meryl Streep wear to the Oscars? Cross Chanel off the list. It seems that Streep was quite taken with an embroidered gray silk gown from Karl Lagerfeld’s most recent couture collection for the house. The dress was ordered, with Streep requesting an adjustment to the design — a higher neckline. Done. Such personalization is what couture is all about, along with exquisite execution, and, in the case of Chanel, Lagerfeld’s design brilliance. What more could the world’s greatest living actress want for Hollywood’s biggest night? Turns out, she wants a paycheck. With work on the dress well underway...
  • Oscars warned: 'Diss Trump and face a theater boycott

    02/23/2017 9:42:30 AM PST · by GonzoII · 43 replies
    Washington Examiner ^ | 2/23/17 | Paul Bedard
    They're wealthy and they are among the biggest age groups to fill movie theaters, but many seniors have had it with Hollywood's political hate speech and they are threatening a boycott if the Oscars, as expected, turn into a Trump bashing affair Sunday.
  • 66 Percent of Trump Voters Turn Off Awards Shows When Speeches Get Political

    02/23/2017 5:16:08 AM PST · by Helicondelta · 53 replies
    A THR and National Research Group survey reveals how Clinton voters and Trump voters view the Oscars differently. And you thought Obamacare was a hot-button issue. According to a new THR poll, Americans are nearly as divided about the Oscars as they are about health care. The survey — conducted by the National Research Group, which in early February canvassed 800 people (half Hillary Clinton voters, half Donald Trump voters) for their opinions about movies, award shows and politics — reveals that two-thirds of Trumpsters have turned off their TV sets because of an actor giving a political speech at...
  • George Clooney BLASTS Donald Trump in furious rant: 'He's a Hollywood elitist!'

    02/22/2017 9:13:04 AM PST · by simpson96 · 53 replies
    U.K. Express ^ | 2/22/2017 | Rebecca Longmire
    Clooney, 55 - who is expecting twins with his wife Amal - referenced Trump's comments about Meryl Streep, after the actress hit out at the politician during her Golden Globes speech last month. The actor said, when quizzed on French TV show Rencontres de Cinema: “When Meryl spoke, everyone on that one side said, ‘well that’s elitist Hollywood speaking’. "Donald Trump has 22 acting credits in television. He collects $120,000 a year in his Screen Actors Guild pension fund. He is a Hollywood elitist." Clooney also added of the president's assistant: “Steve Bannon is a failed film writer and director....
  • After Hollywood Elites Rejected Mel Gibson — He’s Back

    02/21/2017 8:26:50 AM PST · by GonzoII · 20 replies
    Lifezette ^ | 21 Feb 2017 | Zachary Leeman
    Warner Brothers is currently trying its best to convince Mel Gibson to direct the sequel to its 2016 comic book blockbuster, “Suicide Squad.” The studio that is courting Gibson for a big-budget franchise film seems to confirm what should have already been known: Gibson is back. After years of Hollywood’s rejection and industry hate, Gibson clawed his way back to the A-list by continuing to work and finance his projects outside of the Hollywood system. His latest project, the faith-based “Hacksaw Ridge,” has made big waves at the box office and at various awards ceremonies since its release in November.
  • Weekend Box Office: Matt Damon's 'The Great Wall' Crumbles With $21M U.S. Debut

    02/19/2017 1:53:04 PM PST · by EdnaMode · 44 replies
    Hollywood Reporter ^ | 2/17/2017 | Pamela McClintock
    'A Cure for Wellness' is also bombing over the long Presidents Day weekend, leaving 'The Lego Batman Movie' and 'Fifty Shades Darker' firmly in charge Acclaimed Chinese filmmaker Zhang Yimou's The Great Wall, starring Matt Damon, bombed in its U.S. debut over the long Presidents Day weekend with an estimated $21 million from 3,325 theaters, including a three-day tally of $18.1 million. That's a poor start considering the movie's $150 million production budget. Revised estimates for the holiday weekend will be released Monday morning, while final numbers won't be ready until Tuesday. In any case, the first Presidents Day weekend...
  • Fox Comedy 'The Mick' Features Underage Boys In Tub Prepping For Threesome

    02/18/2017 5:55:25 AM PST · by HomerBohn · 23 replies
    Information Liberation ^ | 2/16/2017 | Chris Menahan
    In the latest episode of Fox's "The Mick" which aired Tuesday, two underage boys are seen sitting naked in a bathtub together while waiting for another underage girl to have a threesome. From NewsBusters: What a pleasant scene to end another Valentine’s Day with: minors possibly having a threesome. Forget the flowers. Forget the chocolates. Forget all that sentimental notion of finding that special person who can love and cherish you. No, the Fox comedy The Mick’s implication of two underage boys in a bathtub waiting for an older girl is something that will stick with me, whether I...
  • Liberals Pitch Hissy Fit Over Pro-Trump GRAMMY Dress

    02/13/2017 12:18:08 PM PST · by Kaslin · 55 replies ^ | February 13, 2017 | Todd Starnes
    Joy Villa made one heckuva statement at the Grammys Sunday night. Miss Villa, a self-described singer-songwriter and vegan-bodybuilder, stormed the red carpet wearing a “Make America Great Again” dress. The jaw-dropping, star-spangled ensemble also included a train emblazoned with President Trump’s name.“Sometimes you just gotta be free to express yourself,” she wrote on Twitter.It was a truly remarkable moment of diversity and inclusion in Hollywood – one that will surely land the relatively unknown performer on the Worst Dressed List.My Fox News colleague and resident millennial Caleb Parke gave Miss Villa’s ensemble a thumbs-up.“I don’t care what your politics...
  • ABC Alienates ‘Homophobic’ Conservatives with New Miniseries

    02/17/2017 5:51:09 AM PST · by kevcol · 43 replies
    Newsbusters ^ | February 14, 2017 | Matt Norcross
    When We Rise, starring Guy Pearce, Mary-Louise Parker, David Hyde Pierce and Rachel Griffiths, and featuring appearances from none other than The View co-host Whoopi Goldberg and 9/11 truther Rosie O’Donnell. This new LGBT rights-themed miniseries set to air on February 27 not only stereotypes Americans in Republican-controlled states as homophobic, but it also glorifies violence against police officers.
  • ‘Not My President’ children’s books and candy bars, Hollywood’s latest weapon

    02/17/2017 2:51:42 AM PST · by kevcol · 13 replies
    Bizpac Review ^ | February 16, 2017 | Myra Adams
    Nothing conveys anti-Trump angst better than a “Not My President” candy bar in a VIP gift bag at the Academy Awards! . . . Let Hollywood keep funding children’s books portraying Trump as Hitler and promoting “Not My President” candy bars while the media mercilessly attacks Trump, and the Soros-funded protests continue. But remember, Americans are increasingly more hopeful under “our president” then they were under “your president.”
  • Susan Sarandon: ‘My Sexual Orientation Is Up For Grabs’

    02/16/2017 5:15:40 PM PST · by drewh · 74 replies
    Big Hollywood ^ | feb 17 2017 ast | by JEROME HUDSON
    Susan Sarandon opened up about her sexual orientation in an interview admitted that she might be attracted to both men and women. “My sexual orientation is up for grabs, I guess you could say,” the 70-year-old actress said. Sarandon is currently promoting her new upcoming FX television series, Feud, which will explore the behind-the-scenes battles between actresses Bette Davis and Joan Crawford during the filming of the 1962 psychological thriller 'What Ever Happened to Baby Jane?' Sarandon, who broke off her 23-year relationship with actor Tim Robbins, said she hasn’t received many “offers” to date recently. “I haven’t really had...
  • Kareem Abdul-Jabbar: ‘La La Land’ Sends A ‘Bigoted Message,’ ‘Misleads’ on Race and Jazz

    02/16/2017 5:34:13 PM PST · by drewh · 17 replies
    Breitbart's Big Hollywood ^ | feb 16 2017 ast | staff report
    NBA great and cultural commentator Kareem Abdul-Jabbar writes a column for the Hollywood Reporter in which he examines the critically-acclaimed hit film La La Land and how it “misleads” on issues of race, romance and jazz. As someone who finds La La Land bold and daring, I can also admit that there are a few elements that warrant closer examination, particularly regarding its portrayal of jazz, romance and people of color. In fact, the better a work of art is, the more we must dissect it, because now we’re not just measuring box office, we’re assessing its proper place in...
  • NEWS: Media, Hollywood and Liberals in General Find Donald Trump Obnoxious

    02/14/2017 9:04:49 AM PST · by Sean_Anthony · 20 replies
    Canada Free Press ^ | 02/14/17 | Andrew G. Benjamin
    Protesters and rioters are up in arms, incited by the Democrats, deranged, demented, hysterical, and as their blood pressure rises they find Trump even more obnoxious because he is succeeding in a spectacular fashion at flushing out the Swamp The left wing liberal media tell us daily in the absence of any logical criticism, that the new President of the United States has achieved nothing and will achieve nothing. They remind us daily, as a substitute for Democrat’s lack of policy, ‘the man is obnoxious!”
  • Brownshirts and Bots: Meryl Streep in Cloud Cuckoo Land

    02/13/2017 9:11:27 PM PST · by pboyington · 9 replies
    US Defense Watch ^ | February 13, 2017 | Ray Starmann
    It’s time for the men in the white suits to escort Meryl Streep off stage and to a nice padded room in Malibu. There, her mind will be free to imagine fantastical boogeymen and conjure up evil, non-existent machinations emanating from the White House, while’s she fitted for a Vera Wang straight jacket. Actress Meryl Streep has declared war on President Donald Trump and has seemingly elected herself the spokesman for the left-wing, organic, gluten free, crazy creative community in LA LA Land. Last month at the Golden Globes Awards, Meryl used her five minutes of stage time to make...
  • 24: Legacy--Live Thread

    02/06/2017 4:31:34 PM PST · by silent_jonny · 317 replies
    FOX ^ | 1-6-17
  • Sarah Silverman Freaks Out After Finding Swastikas on Sidewalk (…They Weren’t Swastikas)

    02/13/2017 11:45:03 AM PST · by detective · 82 replies
    mediaite ^ | February 13th, 2017 | Alex Griswold
    Comedienne Sarah Silverman went into hysterics on Twitter Sunday after finding Nazi swastikas drawn on the pavement in the town she was visiting.
  • Joy Villa Is A Role Model For Hollywood Conservatives

    02/13/2017 7:24:49 AM PST · by davikkm · 53 replies
    IWB ^ | Gabrielle Seunagal
    At the Annual 59th Grammy Awards, Joy Villa became a sensation on the red carpet when she proudly removed a plain white dress to reveal a unique, beautiful Make America Great Again gown with Trump written on the train. The gown contained colors of red, white, and blue, with glitzy silver lettering and was designed by Andre Soriano. This daring political stance prompted much discussion and made headlines in the media.
  • Musicians ask Trump for money help after Grammys bashing

    02/13/2017 6:50:54 AM PST · by Cheerio · 68 replies
    Washington Examiner ^ | 2/13/17 | Joel Gehrke
    President Trump's political opponents in the music industry would like his help in at least one regard: The laws that govern who makes money off of music. "The Recording Academy, together with America's music makers, call on the president and Congress to help keep the music playing by updating music laws, protecting music education, and renewing America's commitment to the arts," Neil Portnow, the president of the National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences, said during the 2017 Grammy Awards Sunday night. The appeal demonstrated how the business side of the music industry will have to grapple with the reality...
  • Singing icon Pat Boone, 82, blastsHollywood liberals and movie studios Meryl Streep,..

    02/12/2017 8:28:07 PM PST · by Impala64ssa · 33 replies
    UK Daily Mail ^ | 2/12/17 | James Desborough
    that are 'wrecking' US image around the world with anti-Trump rants Show business legend Pat Boone has come out firing at stars who use award​s season to launch rants at the US President and his policies. Boone, 82, ​lambasted​ Meryl Streep for her Golden Globes speech in January where she denounced Donald Trump's ideology and accused him of mocking disabled reporter Serge Kovaleski in his campaign. The Moody River singer said he feels that she refused to give Trump a 'chance,' as well as saying Hollywood shuts out conservatives and is '99% liberal,' to the detriment of the nation's image...
  • Katy Perry Calls Her Fans Zombies. NY Times Thinks She Attacks Fake News

    02/12/2017 2:53:55 PM PST · by tony75034 · 38 replies ^ | 2/12/2017 | Lord of All Editors
    Katy Perry's single 'Chained to the Rhythm’ chastises her “wasted zombie” fans as she promises her new album will be “pop with a purpose” as she’s now a “political activist.” She will perform her noise pollution tonight at the Grammys. These leftists are all losing their little minds. Kat Perrty is just another snowflake.
  • Wow! Piers Morgan Told To F*** Off On Live T.V. For Defending Trump! (VIDEO)

    02/11/2017 5:27:46 PM PST · by markomalley · 73 replies
    Gateway Pundit ^ | 2/11/17 | Cristina Laila
    Piers Morgan appeared on HBO’s ‘Real Time With Bill Maher’ where they discussed Donald Trump’s foreign policy. Jim Jeffries compared Trump to Hitler (shocker) and told Piers Morgan to ‘F*ck Off!’ just because he defended Trump. This is why the left lost and will continue to lose; there is no productive discourse.Bill Maher: “The people who said during the campaign that Hillary Clinton was the lesser of two evils, could we get the apology right now?”Piers Morgan: “Why?!”Bill Maher: “Are you serious?!”Piers Morgan: “I’m serious”Bill Maher: “…(Hillary) wouldn’t have a Muslim ban…”Piers Morgan: “Calm down Bill, there is no Muslim...
  • Netflix series Dear White People 'gets a million dislikes in just ONE day' - and customer revolt

    02/11/2017 2:47:38 AM PST · by Altura Ct. · 49 replies
    Daily Mail ^ | 2/11/2017
    Controversial new programme has garnered a huge backlash Numerous subscribers have cancelled their Netflix service in response Users slammed the forthcoming show as 'not reverse racism, just racism' One of it's writers, Jack Moore, posted on Twitter: 'F***white people' It's claimed the company deleted 100,000 negative comments from YouTube By Peter Lloyd for MailOnline The trailer for a controversial new Netflix programme has sparked a fierce race row - losing the entertainment company numerous customers in the process. More than 250,000 'dislikes' were registered for the Dear White People preview on Friday, just 24 hours after it was officially uploaded...
  • United Talent Agency Cancels Oscar Party, Will Hold 'Refugee Rally' Instead

    02/10/2017 8:36:59 AM PST · by drewh · 53 replies
    Big Hollywood ^ | 9 feb 2017 ast | by DANIEL NUSSBAUM
    United Talent Agency, one of the half-dozen major talent agencies in Hollywood, has canceled its annual Oscar party and will instead host a rally in support of refugees at its Los Angeles office, according to a report. The company — home to big-name clients like Gwyneth Paltrow, Angelina Jolie, Mariah Carey, Toby Keith and dozens of others — also plans to donate $250,000 to the American Civil Liberties Union, which has worked to oppose President Donald Trump’s executive order temporarily prohibiting immigration from seven countries, and to the International Rescue Committee. “This is a moment that demands our generosity, awareness...
  • New plays on Broadway are already in danger

    02/10/2017 9:20:18 AM PST · by EdnaMode · 18 replies
    New York Post ^ | February 9, 2017 | Michael Riedel
    There are plenty of nonmusical plays coming to Broadway this spring, but producers are fretting that few of them are selling. Three of those plays — “Sweat,” “Indecent” and “Significant Other” — moved to Broadway because of strong reviews from former New York Times critic Charles Isherwood. But he and the paper have since parted ways, and there’s no guarantee that Ben Brantley, or whoever else reviews them for the Times, will be as kind. First, the numbers. The only play with a decent advance is “The Glass Menagerie,” starring Sally Field. Sources say it’s sold close to $3 million...
  • Hey, ‘SNL': Rosie O’Donnell Poses as Steve Bannon in Bid for New Gig

    02/10/2017 6:17:09 AM PST · by RummyChick · 51 replies
    thewrap ^ | 2/9/17 | ross lincoln
    Yeah, we’re thinking Rosie O’Donnell is definitely gunning for that “Saturday Night Live” guest gig. And she might deserve it too, after updating her official Twitter profile picture Thursday night with a scary-accurate Photoshopped image of her as White House Advisor Steve Bannon. Earlier this week it emerged via Politico that beleaguered White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer drew boss Donald Trump’s severe displeasure thanks to a Melissa McCarthy’s brutal, and highly celebrated portrayal of him on “SNL.” Trump’s problem? Not that she made him look like a petulant buffoon, but that she was “she.” Apparently, Spicer’s job is on...
  • [Vanity]Does anyone remember Al Franken on SNL?

    02/09/2017 5:35:21 AM PST · by StormPrepper · 44 replies
    2/9/2017 | Stormprepper
    Does anyone remember watching SNL when Al Franken was there? He was part of a duo called "Franken and Davis". The reason I bring it up, is because it bugs me that no one ever talks about this. When the announcer would introduce "Franken and Davis", he always added, "Brought to you by the American Communist Party. Sooner or later we will all be communist." That was the intro every time they appeared on SNL. The reaction of the crowd was always very hushed. It was almost like there was disbelief. I want someone in media to ask Al Franken...
  • Hollywood Chooses Sides in 24: Legacy, and Chooses Poorly

    02/09/2017 4:53:18 AM PST · by Kaslin · 104 replies ^ | February 9, 2017 | Kurt Schlichter
    Here’s a crazy idea – I know it seems kind of nuts, but if you are trying to make me watch your show or see your movie, perhaps it might be better not to disrespect patriotic Americans like me.Wacky, huh?Sure, it’s hard to believe that the industry that brought us virile superhunk Michael Cera and sexy ultrahottie Lena Dunham could make bad decisions. The geniuses in Hollywood clearly have their fingers on Americans’ collective pulse, if you define “Americans” as everyone in a coastal megalopolis who lives within 50 yards of a cruelty-free organic coffee shop.Take 24: Legacy, the new...
  • Week after calling for military coup, Sarah Silverman offers some advice on how to fight Trump

    02/08/2017 9:01:03 PM PST · by 2ndDivisionVet · 41 replies
    Rare ^ | February 8, 2017 | Douglas Barclay
    Last week, comedienne Sarah Silverman had to retract some comments she made about the military rising up against President Donald Trump. Silverman has been an active supporter of the “Resistance,” or “Resist” movement, which uses social media to rail against President Trump and his political policies. “WAKE UP & JOIN THE RESISTANCE. ONCE THE MILITARY IS W US FASCISTS GET OVERTHROWN. MAD KING & HIS HANDLERS GO BYE BYE,” Silverman wrote on Twitter. She would later walk back that statement, saying “FEAR can motivate even peacenik snowflakes 2 incite violence & last night I felt it hard.” Shortly after the...
  • John Wayne`s - God Bless America

    02/08/2017 12:28:59 PM PST · by bogusname · 2 replies
    Remember the good ole days when our celebrities were actually Americans unlike this traitorous bunch of scumbags we have today?
  • Irwin Corey, comic who styled himself the World’s Foremost Authority, dies at 102

    02/07/2017 6:41:57 AM PST · by Borges · 57 replies
    Washington Post ^ | 2/7/2017 | T. Rees Shapiro
    Irwin Corey, the comic maestro who endeared himself to generations of audiences as the World’s Foremost Authority, whose nonsensical monologues aped blowhard pundits, pompous academics and other know-it-alls, died Feb. 6 at his home in Manhattan. He was 102. His son, painter, songwriter, singer and comedian Richard Corey, quipped that his father died “peacefully, at home, surrounded by his son.” Under the moniker Professor Corey, the self-described rebel comedian spent eight decades perfecting a mock-intellectual routine laced with malapropisms and non sequiturs.
  • Celebrity Funny or Die PSA: Trump Working from ‘Alternative Constitution’

    02/06/2017 6:26:48 PM PST · by markomalley · 10 replies
    Big Hollywood ^ | 2/7/17 | Daniel Nussbaum
    Celebrities including Susan Sarandon, Dulé Hill and Lizzy Caplan know why President Donald Trump issued an executive order last week temporarily prohibiting some immigration to the United States — it’s because he’s working from an alternative, “cursed” Constitution.In the latest political PSA from left-wing comedy website Funny or Die released this week, a number of celebrities — including Shailene Woodley, Cara Delevingne, Jamie Chung and others — lay out the case for why they believe Trump is relying on an old “alternate” Constitution found in a musty old cave.
  • Schwarzenegger on Trump: I wanted to ‘smash his face’

    02/06/2017 12:00:04 PM PST · by Brad from Tennessee · 86 replies
    The Hill ^ | February 6, 2017 | By Mark Hensch
    Former California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger (R) isn't backing away from his feud with President Trump, telling Men's Journal in an interview published Monday he wanted to "smash his face." Last month, Trump mocked the action's star ratings on "The Celebrity Apprentice," which have been well below those of the president when he hosted the NBC reality show. “I called my assistant and said, ‘I think what we really should do is request a meeting and go back to New York,’” Schwarzenegger said, pausing for emphasis. "And then we just smash his face into the table. . .” “. . .I...

    02/04/2017 2:54:52 PM PST · by Sean_Anthony · 31 replies
    Canada Free Press ^ | 02/04/17 | Jeff Crouere
    Brainless Hollywood stars continue to pollute the airwaves in America During the presidential campaign, several dozen brainless Hollywood stars were so upset at Donald Trump that they promised to leave the country if he won. Well we are still waiting for them to do everyone a favor and exit stage left. Of course, they lied and continue to pollute the airwaves here in America.
  • Time for Deplorables to Boycott Hollywood

    02/04/2017 9:16:09 AM PST · by Kaslin · 82 replies ^ | February 4, 2017 | Jeff Crouere
    During the presidential campaign, several dozen brainless Hollywood stars were so upset at Donald Trump that they promised to leave the country if he won. Well we are still waiting for them to do everyone a favor and exit stage left. Of course, they lied and continue to pollute the airwaves here in America. Now that it is awards season for the movie industry, it has been non-stop criticism of our new President. At the Golden Globes Awards, Meryl Streep blasted President Trump for his supposedly hateful gesturing about a disabled reporter during the campaign. Never mind that the...
  • ‘Split’ Dings ‘Rings’; No Oxygen For ‘Space’; ‘Comedian’ Bombs: Saturday B.O. Update

    02/04/2017 9:00:55 AM PST · by EdnaMode · 19 replies
    Deadline ^ | February 4, 2017 | Anthony D'Alessandro
    Sony Pictures Classics’ The Comedian, which critics have thrown apples at with a 24% RT rating, is suffering with $950K at 848 sites. Sean Penn was originally set to direct Robert De Niro with Kristen Wiig back in October 2011 from Art Linson and Comedy Central roastmaster Jeffrey Ross’ script. Mike Newell stepped in when the movie secured its financing, but then stepped out due to scheduling. By July 2015, Taylor Hackford was aboard to steer the ship. SPC tried to give this movie a push during awards season, premiering at November’s AFI fest, but the pic didn’t catch on...
  • Robert De Niro: ‘Of course I want to punch’ President Trump in the face

    02/03/2017 8:52:52 PM PST · by ConservativeStatement · 69 replies
    Entertainment Weekly ^ | February 3, 2017
    While appearing on The View Friday morning, Robert De Niro addressed controversial comments he made about wanting to punch President Donald Trump in the face. His feelings haven’t changed. “I said that because he said that about somebody, that he would like to punch them in the face,” the actor told cohost Joy Behar. “How dare he say that to the crowd? How dare he say the things he does? Of course I want to punch him in the face.”
  • Blazing Saddles on Turner Classic Movies Tonight, Friday Feb. 3, 2017, at 10:30 P.M. EST

    02/03/2017 4:44:50 PM PST · by kristinn · 84 replies
    Friday, February 3, 2017 | Kristinn
    FReeper fave Blazing Saddles is airing tonight on Turner Classic Movies at 10:30 p.m. EST. This FR thread from 2015 posited that Blazing Saddles could not be made today due to political correctness.Fortunately in 1974 Mel Brooks, Richard Pryor, Gene Wilder, Cleavon Little, Madeline Kahn, Harvey Korman, Slim Pickens, Alex Karras, et al, were still free to make this comedy classic.The showing of Blazing Saddles is part of TCM's 31 Days of Oscar A to Z which started Wednesday.TCM airs films unedited, so all the jokes should be heard/seen.
  • Crouere: Time to boycott Hollywood for anti-Trump, liberal-hate

    02/03/2017 4:17:47 PM PST · by Brad from Tennessee · 43 replies
    Bayou Buzz ^ | February 3, 2017 | By Jeff Couere
    During the presidential campaign, several dozen brainless Hollywood stars were so hateful of Donald Trump that they promised to leave the country if he won. Well, we are still waiting for them to do everyone and favor and leave. Of course, they continue to pollute the airwaves here in America. During the awards season for the movie industry, it has been non-stop criticism of our new President. . . . . .It is time for the 62.9 million Americans who voted for Donald Trump to use their considerable economic power. If every one of those voters decided to boycott Hollywood,...
  • IMDb Message Boards are going to be removed for good.

    02/03/2017 11:01:30 AM PST · by Borges · 33 replies
    IMDB ^ | 2/3/2017
    IMDb is the world's most popular and authoritative source for movie, TV and celebrity content. As part of our ongoing effort to continually evaluate and enhance the customer experience on IMDb, we have decided to disable IMDb's message boards on February 20, 2017. This includes the Private Message system. After in-depth discussion and examination, we have concluded that IMDb's message boards are no longer providing a positive, useful experience for the vast majority of our more than 250 million monthly users worldwide. The decision to retire a long-standing feature was made only after careful consideration and was based on data...
  • Amazon Shuttering IMBD Forums

    02/03/2017 9:54:45 AM PST · by Teflonic · 60 replies
    IMDb ^ | 2/2/2017
    IMDb Message Boards Announcement IMDb is the world’s most popular and authoritative source for movie, TV and celebrity content. As part of our ongoing effort to continually evaluate and enhance the customer experience on IMDb, we have decided to disable IMDb’s message boards on February 20, 2017. This includes the Private Message system. After in-depth discussion and examination, we have concluded that IMDb’s message boards are no longer providing a positive, useful experience for the vast majority of our more than 250 million monthly users worldwide. The decision to retire a long-standing feature was made only after careful consideration and...
  • Director Judd Apatow Supports Far-Left Berkeley Riot, Warns ‘This is Just the Beginning’

    02/02/2017 1:16:20 AM PST · by 867V309 · 164 replies ^ | 1 Feb 2017 | Charlie Nash
    Hollywood director, writer, and producer Judd Apatow warned conservatives on Twitter that last night’s riot at UC Berkeley was “just the beginning,” adding: “When will all the fools who are still supporting Trump realize what is at stake?”
  • Malia Obama pitching film scripts: report

    02/01/2017 1:37:14 PM PST · by Brad from Tennessee · 28 replies
    The Hill ^ | February 1, 2017 | By Mark Hensch
    Former President Barack Obama’s elder daughter is selecting movie scripts for executives at a Hollywood production company, according to a new report. Malia Obama, 18, began interning with the Weinstein Company this week, TMZ reported Wednesday, adding it confirmed her role in Weinstein’s development and production department with sources at the company. Obama reads through possible film scripts and decides which ones move on to Weinstein brass, TMZ reported, noting that the firmer first daughter is a paid intern and the internship will last until spring. Past hit films produced by Weinstein include “The King’s Speech,” “Silver Linings Playbook,” “Django...
  • Morgan Freeman: Trump a Winner, I Hope Will Be ‘Good President’

    02/01/2017 4:51:52 PM PST · by Hojczyk · 34 replies
    Breitbart ^ | Febuary 1,2017 | by Jerome Hudson
    After lending his celebrity to help Hillary Clinton win the White House, Hollywood screen legend Morgan Freeman now says Donald Trump has no choice but to be a “good president.” “As for politics today, I supported Hillary in the election, and now it feels like we are jumping off a cliff,” Freeman said in wide-ranging interview with AARP: The Magazine. “We just have to find out how we land. I’m not scared, though.” But Freeman, who narrated a campaign ads for Clinton during the primary and the general election, says he’s being positive about Trump’s presidency. “I’m holding out hope...
  • Variety Writer Calls for Protests at Oscars: ‘Our Very Perception of Reality is Up For Grabs’

    02/01/2017 6:15:17 PM PST · by drewh · 64 replies
    CNS News ^ | | February 1, 2017 | 11:21 EST | By Mark Judge
    Variety movie critic Owen Gleiberman is calling for Hollywood to protest President Donald Trump during the Academy Awards ceremony on February 26 in Los Angeles. In an op-ed published January 30, Gleiberman writes that “given the presidential actions of the last week alone, we suddenly seem to be living in an America where every dimension of our political process, our freedom, our very perception of reality is up for grabs.” Gleibermann concedes that in recent years “Oscar-night advocacy has become, more often than not, a breed of self-abrogating kitsch…conforming to what I’m tempted to call the Susan Sarandon Principle: The...
  • Johnny Depp $30,000/month wine-$2 million/month lifestyle to blame for his money woes (Tr.)

    02/01/2017 5:17:43 AM PST · by brucedickinson · 99 replies
    Daily Mail ^ | 1-31-2017 | Staff
    In addition to owning multiple homes and a luxury yacht, he spends $30,000 a month on wine, travels by private jet and maintains 12 storage facilities housing his fine art and memorabilia collections. That's according to a lawsuit filed Tuesday by his former managers who are asking a judge to rule that the actor has no-one but himself to blame for his financial troubles. 'Depp lived an ultra-extravagant lifestyle that often knowingly cost Depp in excess of $2 million per month to maintain, which he simply could not afford,' attorney Michael Kump wrote in the cross-complaint. 'Depp, and Depp alone,...
  • Vox: Cancel the Oscars broadcast to protest Trump immigration policy

    02/01/2017 6:21:59 AM PST · by C19fan · 75 replies
    Hot Air ^ | January 31, 2017 | Ed Morrissey
    Finally — a proposal that will unite Americans across the political spectrum. Vox’s Todd VanDerWerff writes today that Hollywood should cancel its upcoming Oscars broadcast if it wants to put teeth into its opposition to Donald Trump and his policies:
  • Hollywood Attack: 1 Dead And Multiple Victims Injured

    01/31/2017 3:20:52 PM PST · by BenLurkin · 46 replies ^ | January 31, 2017 6:04 pm ET | Paige Austin
    Four people were stabbed or shot Tuesday in the heart of Hollywood's tourist mecca, where one person is dead in an officer-involved shooting. Several streets in the area around Sunset Boulevard, Ivar Avenue and North Cahuenga Boulevard will remain closed Tuesday afternoon, said Los Angeles Police Department Officer Tony Im. Two people have reportedly been taken into custody.
  • Celebrities Offer to Match ACLU, CAIR Donations to Fight Immigration Restrictions

    01/31/2017 8:20:06 AM PST · by ColdOne · 22 replies ^ | 1/31/17 | Eric L. Hinton
    Musicians Sia and Claire Elise Boucher (who goes by the stage name Grimes) took to social media over the weekend saying they would match donations to the ACLU and CAIR respectively in light of recent immigration actions by the White House. Other celebrities followed suit. Rosie O'Donnell and director Judd Apatow soon joined in saying they would also match ACLU donations up to $100,000.
  • ‘Ocean’s Eight’ First Pictures Prompts Gender Pay Gap Row

    01/31/2017 9:10:52 AM PST · by C19fan · 48 replies
    Heat Street ^ | January 30, 2017 | Tom Teodorczuk
    The first pictures of the female-driven remake called Ocean’s Eight have just been released. Having railed for years about sexism, you might think progressive film-buffs are looking forward to the movie which stars Sandra Bullock, Cate Blanchett, Rihanna, Mindy Kaling and Anne Hathaway and is due in theatres June 2018.
  • 'NCIS' star Pauley Perrette goes on rant over Trump: 'You're not God'

    01/31/2017 5:19:02 AM PST · by Old Teufel Hunden · 62 replies
    Fox News/New York Post ^ | Jan 31, 2017 | Page Six of New York Post/Fox news
    "NCIS" star Pauley Perrette has strong feelings about President Donald Trumps Administration (Sorry Folks, the site is not allowing me to copy the text, you'll have to go to the link