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Actor George Dickerson Dies

Blue Velvet star George Dickerson has died, aged 81.The actor passed away on 10 January (15) following a long illness, according his son Dome Karukoski, who announced the sad news in a post on Facebook.com,...

Lynch Unearths Lost Blue Velvet Footage

Moviemaker DAVID LYNCH has unearthed lost outtakes featuring the late DENNIS HOPPER for the upcoming Blu Ray release of cult film BLUE VELVET.The Twin Peaks director felt sure the footage of Hopper and Kyle MACLachlan...

Hopper Teaches Wilson How To Be Tough

DENNIS HOPPER recreated his fearsome BLUE VELVET villain for a skit at the Film Independent Spirit Awards ceremony, when he initiated first-time host RAINN WILSON. The tough-guy actor beat The Office star up, became his...

Hopper Teaches Wilson How To Be Tough

DENNIS HOPPER recreated his fearsome BLUE VELVET villain for a skit at the Film Independent Spirit Awards ceremony, when he initiated first-time host RAINN WILSON. The tough-guy actor beat The Office star up, became his...

Lynch Meets With Israeli President

Cult filmmaker DAVID LYNCH met Israeli President SHIMON PERES on Monday (15Oct07) as part of a five-day visit to the Middle East, where the BLUE VELVET director is promoting transcendental meditation. Lynch, who has been...

Lynch Holds Ghoulish Exhibition

Acclaimed film maker DAVID LYNCH will this weekend (3MAR07) open a macabre new art exhibition in Paris, France, which features erotic photographs and paintings of decomposing bodies. Called Air Is On Fire, the display, featuring...

Lynch Hates Cooking

US film maker DAVID LYNCH has banned cooking in his house - as he can't bear the greasy vapours caused by culinary capers. The BLUE VELVET star insists kitchens are an unnecessary requirement in the...

Rossellini Forgives Lancome

Italian model/actress ISABELLA ROSSELLINI has forgiven Lancome more than 10 years after she was dismissed for being too old - because her daughter has now signed up with the cosmetics giant. Rossellini, 54, was left...

Moonglows Singer Dies

MOONGLOWS singer PRENTISS BARNES was killed in a car accident in Mississippi on Saturday (30SEP06). He was 81. Barnes, who performed hits including BLUE VELVET with the Moonglows in the 1950s and 1960s, died in...

Lynch Honoured With Lifetime Achievement Award

Cult director DAVID LYNCH was honoured with the prestigious lifetime achievement award at the Venice Film Festival yesterday (06SEP06), and he used the opportunity to reassure the press about his quirky new movie INLAND EMPIRE....

Lynch Receives Golden Lion

American director DAVID LYNCH is to receive the prestigious Golden Lion award for lifetime achievement at the Venice film festival. Lynch, who is behind hit movies ERASERHEAD, THE ELEPHANT MAN and BLUE VELVET, will collect...

Rosselini: 'I Flopped Because Of Famous Family'

Actress ISABELLA ROSSELINI insists having famous relatives can be disastrous, because directors have often been too intimidated to cast her. The BLUE VELVET actress, the daughter of director ROBERTO ROSSELINI and actress INGRID BERGMAN, believes...

Lynch Files For Divorce

Movie-maker DAVID LYNCH has filed for divorce from his wife of a month. The TWIN PEAKS visionary and MARY SWEENEY wed in May (06) after years spent working together on movies like BLUE VELVET, MULHOLLAND...

Maclaine Movie Orgasm Beats Ryan Fake In Poll

SHIRLEY MacLAINE's BEING THERE orgasm scene has triumphed over younger actress MEG RYAN's WHEN HARRY MET SALLY fake climax in a new poll of onscreen sexual peaks. In BEING THERE, MacLaine's character masturbates while...

Kilmer's Regret Over Early Decisions

Hollywood hunk VAL KILMER refused to star in a string of successful films in the 1980s, because he was "naive" and "shy". After hitting the big time in 1986 movie TOP GUN, Kilmer became...

Lynch Launches Foundation For World Peace

Director DAVID LYNCH is launching the David Lynch Foundation for Consciousness-Based Education and World Peace tomorrow (21JUL05) which will fund transcendal meditation classes and research into the effects of yoga on body and mind....

Rossellini Joins Alias

Italian beauty ISABELLA ROSSELLINI has joined the cast of hit American drama ALIAS. The BLUE VELVET actress, 51, will play secret agent SYDNEY BRISTOW's aunt, who is an ex-Russian secret service agent. Creator...

Spinal Tap Tops Cult Movie List

Seminal rock'n'roll documentary spoof THIS IS SPINAL TAP has topped a new poll of cult movie hits. The 1984 ROB REINER movie about an ill-fated rock group, starring CHRISTOPHER GUEST, HARRY SHEARER and MICHAEL...

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Jason Statham Loves The Mechanic's Complicated Action

Jason Statham Loves The Mechanic's Complicated Action

Five years after his first stint as hitman Arthur Bishop in The Mechanic, Jason Statham has returned to the role for Mechanic: Resurrection.

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John Krasinski Used His Experience To Make The Hollars

John Krasinski Used His Experience To Make The Hollars

In a busy year that has seen John Krasinski star in movies and TV shows, he somehow managed to find the time to direct, produce and star in the new...

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