This dude sucks.US Weekly is reporting that Team Edward is stabbing music in the heart and draining its blood. Evidently, PG-13 heartthrob and "accomplished blues guitarist" Robert Pattinson is in the midst of recording his first album. But the Twilight star isn't making a record for his teenag ... More >>
One of the first and only stops on Joaquin Phoenix's Boring Insanity Tour was Fontainebleu's LIV, where the actor-turned-mumbly-rapper who brawled with audience members at every show brawled with an audience member.
Americans love gambling movies almost as much as they love gambling itself. What's not to like? You get the thrill of a high-stakes cards game from the comfort of a multiplex. Over the last few years, though, something happened. The gambling movie was replaced by ESPN. Suddenly, with the broadcas ... More >>
Canceled!We were just told that LIV canceled the Michelle "Bombshell" McGee event, which was scheduled for next Wednesday. The party was fittingly called, "Bad Girl's Night Out." Our LIV source told us that, "It didn't feel like a good fit. LIV has a reputation for hosting A-list celebrities like ... More >>
(New Times Best of Miami issue hits the streets this week. With this post, Riptide 2.0 provides an appetizer. The main course/entire issue will appear on the website Tuesday afternoon.)Best Boy Made GoodMickey RourkeMickey Rourke's redemption has been the stuff Hollywood makes movies about. ... More >>
This political thriller is adrenaline for a dying industry: ours.
via Wikimedia CommonsThe Crimson DynamoIt was inevitable, but now it is official. Mickey Rourke is no longer our quirky washed up actor turned suprising Oscar Nominee for a small indie. He's officially a blockbuster idol once again. After some rumors to the contrary, he's signed on for a big role in ... More >>
About a year ago, Mickey Rourke was just one of those quirky local fixtures, hosting karaoke nights at Rok Bar and getting arrested for drunk scooter driving. He was another has-been, which are about a dime a dozen around here, but thanks to the weird forces of fate, Rourke is once again hot in Ho ... More >>
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A critical re-evaluation of Adam Sandler.
Oscar gets spoofed again
DVD releases for the week of December 5, 2006
It isn't pretty when a cute boy rocker gets serious about his band
The Dark Knight's origin story can't overcome its Baleful side
In a year when small movies came up big, picking the best was a Payne
All's not Wellesley when Julia cracks a Mona Lisa Smile
The Cat in the Hat forms clumps for easy scooping and disposal
Soderbergh shoots in digital and hits the target: Hollywood
Anderson's film is like its characters: flawed genius
With Traffic Steven Soderbergh takes on the unwinnable war
Or: Why winning an Oscar sometimes means losing sight of a career
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