4 Jul 2012, 19:00 by Milkshake8I heard from more than a few people that Senator Patrick Leahy would never be convinced of his Distorted views on Copyright for one key reason: he loves the way Hollywood puts him in Movies -- with Batman being a particular infatuation. As you can see on Leahy's IMDB page (yes, he has one), he appeared in both the Batman TV series and The Dark Knight. Now, it's being reported that he's also making an appearance in the upcoming The Dark Knight Rises, where he gets to appear in a scene with Christian Bale. Of course, normally you might think that this kind of thing, something that Leahy is clearly excited about and proud of, would count as a "Gift" and potentially run afoul of Senate ethics rules. It's not as if the studio is putting him in these films because of his acting chops...by Mike Masnick
27 Jan 2008, 07:52 by andythesaintThe celebrity biopic, particularly the rock star variety, has become a staple of the cinema of late, most of them following the same familiar trajectory and plot line, so much so that 2007 saw a spoof movie created about them, Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story. Earlier this year, Anton Corbjin broke away from the standard pop star biopic with Control, largely because his subject (Ian Curtis) didn't have the same career trajectory as others. With I'm Not There, Todd Haynes goes one step further, and completely destroys the typical biopic mold with a wildly imaginative and experimental look into the many lives of Bob Dylan.
In doing so, Haynes presents Dylan as six different characters played by six different actors, none of whom are named "Bob Dylan" in the film. Eleven-year-old Marcus Carl Franklin plays "Woody Guthrie", representing the early stages of Dylan's career and the mythology the young Robert Zimmerman invented for himself to establish his folk music roots…
21 May 2006, 17:34 by filee141 Why did you decide to take this quiz?
Track: Sing for the Moment
Comments: to express myself in the here and now
2 Where will you meet your husband/wife?
Track: the Hanukkah song
Artist: Adam Sandler
Comments: uh oh, Momo wasn't right about the meeting someone in Israel, was he?
3 Where will you "hug" your wife/husband for the first time?
Track: Warning Sign
Comments: in my regrets, or something..
4 What is your secret dream?
Track: What a Scene
Artist: Goo Goo Dolls
Comments: "They give you your image and the things you believe/Open your eyes tell me what did you see/And I just think you thought it surreal" living a lie and wanting to change myself
5 What song will they be playing at the morgue when they'll perform your autopsy?
Track: Seven Nation Army
Artist: White Stripes
Comments: I bled to death..or did the seven nation army hold me back after all?
6 Who will throw a party after you die?
Track: Where the Colors Don't Go
23 Mar 2006, 03:16 by delcjin no particular order
Skeletons And The Girl-Faced Boys
Pine Hill Haints
Edna St. Vincent Millay
James Reese Europe's Society Orchestra
辻子紀子 [Tujiko Noriko]
増田ゆき [Masuda Yuki]
朝倉紀行 [Asakura Noriyuki]