It's schtick and explosions for the great Robert Downey Jr.
Haven Gastropub vs. The Crosby The gastropub bracket held some heavyweight contenders that withered when the heat was on. Anne Marie narrowed it down to Haven Gastropub and The Crosby in Round Two, and I agree these were the two strongest burgers in the bracket. Haven and The Crosby are so evenly ... More >>
They did something similar with Gwyneth Paltrow's much ridiculed cookbook-memoir My Father's Daughter. Now a new group has mined the pages of Yelp and given them the proper gravitas as professional actors emote the anguish of not being a completely satisfied customer in a restaurant. Now this, is, g ... More >>
Click here for the review of Wes Anderson's Moonrise Kingdom, which has Karina Longworth of our big sistah paper LA Weekly astutely pointing out the similarities with the 43-year-old auteur's The Life Aquatic With Steve Zissou. But I was struck at the Orange County Film Society sneak-peak scree ... More >>
Good guys, bad guys, tight pants and explosions!
WikiMedia CommonsRemember earlier this year when Gwyneth Paltrow's cookbook My Father's Daughter inspired such scathing blog headlines as "Gwyneth Paltrow Cookbook Almost as Annoying As Gwyneth Paltrow", and "Alpha Mom Gwyneth Paltrow Strikes With a Cookbook to Make You Feel Inadequate"? Ther ... More >>
Steven Soderbergh turns the star-studded Hollywood disaster flick on its head
So the big news for today is Mila Kunis' bilingual verbal slap at a press conference. Promoting Friends with Benefits in Russia, she replied to a reporter who asked Justin Timberlake why he was doing movies and not more music. The Russian to English translation wasn't fast enough for Timberlake, ... More >>
Amazon.com album cover artThat collective sound you heard late last week is either a sigh of relief or disappointment from the blogosphere on the news that Beyonce is not, after all, writing a cookbook. Earlier in the week, it was said that none other than Gwyneth Paltrow encouraged her to do it. ... More >>
Who knew that Wolverine could cook Korean food? The clip you see is a teaser for the PBS series, Kimchi Chronicles, which is a food documentary produced by the same man who gave us Spain...On The Road Again with Mario Batali and Gwyneth Paltrow.
WikiMedia CommonsDid you know that Gwyneth Paltrow has just released a cookbook? The actress/singer/GOOP founder follows Eva Longoria as people you last expect to write one. But unlike Ms. Longoria, Ms. Paltrow's cooking tome has gotten more than a spoonful of disdainful reviews from ... More >>
Okay, so we didn't write this one, but it's hilarious. And true. The Atlantic posted five reasons actress Gwyneth Paltrow has no business releasing an album--she announced that she finalized the deal with Atlantic Records yesterday and is on her way to become a bona-fide music . . . er, personali ... More >>
Page Six is reporting that Gwyneth Paltrow is "close to signing a deal with Atlantic Records." So that's what that embarrassment at the Oscars was all about! Page Six further states that the music is in the genre we like to call "country pop."
Have you ever wondered why the Academy Awards are held in late February? It stems from an agreement between the Vatican and the motion picture industry that allows Hollywood, from November through February, to gorge on cleavage like bed bugs on a hemophiliac, so long as the entirety of Tinseltown ... More >>
Oscar time is upon us once again, and buried somewhere underneath all the hype over "Best Actor/Actress,"Best Picture" and "Best Nipple Hard-on in a Scene" (wait, that last one might not be a real category), are the music nominations. And buried rightly so, since most Oscar nominated music is b ... More >>
Flickr user Ko_An South Africa's ruling party has proclaimed that eating sashimi off a semi-nude model's body is officially offensive. Known in Japan as nyotaimori, the practice involves a nude female model lying supine, her lady-parts covered discreetly with leaves or other garnish on which raw ... More >>
myspace.comNew Year's resolutions are usually either corny or totally boring. However, it's always interesting to read resolutions from celebrities, even if they are pretty much the same corny or boring ones we no-names makes for ourselves. With that in mind, let's take a look at some of the p ... More >>
Rollergirl a.k.a. Felicity Shagwell a.k.a. Hollywood bombshell Heather Graham is going to Korea to film a food show tentatively called Kimchi Chronicles. Don't quite get the connection between this glamorous star and kimchi or Korean food? Well, remember that 2008 series that had Gwyneth Paltro ... More >>
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Comic-book-based film will likely lead to more sequels, but that doesn't mean it should
Today's featured crafter is going to rock your socks off--and then make something glittery with them while drinking a cucumber martini and cackling like mad. Stacy McQueen in a glitter-induced stupor--hand over the Modge Podge and no one gets hurt. Meet Stacy McQueen, a.k.a. the Cr ... More >>
By Andrew Youssef Better Than: Watching the video for "Viva La Vida" on your new iphone. Download: Previously unreleased track "Death Will Never Conquer" from the Coldplay.com It's fitting that the Forum is primarily used as a church these days, with the occasional concert scheduled for variety. ... More >>
OCMA sees a future in the past
Oh hell yeah! Fuckin' Sabbath! YES! Thith ith cool, huh-huh, huh-hu, DUN DUN DAH DAH DAH, DUNANUNANUNA DUN DA DA DAH! Pardon momentary lapse into Butt-head-dom, but considering that the Transformers live-action movie failed to use the obvious theme song, one can never be too sure with Hollywood. Bu ... More >>
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