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The Fight for Authenticity in Southpaw

Antoine Fuqua | Posted 07.28.2015 | Entertainment
Antoine Fuqua

As director, you can have all the wild visions you want for how your film will be created, how the finished product will take shape behind that vision and live on to be remembered accordingly. But that simply is not a conceivable goal without the proper team behind you.

The Journey Behind Southpaw

Kurt Sutter | Posted 07.27.2015 | Entertainment
Kurt Sutter

They wanted to do a remake of The Champ. I'm not a big fan of remakes, nor am I the guy to go to for an adaptation or reinvention. That said, I pitched them the idea of telling the next chapter of Marshall's story through the analogy of boxing.

"Southpaw": A Knockout

Michael Berkowitz | Posted 07.24.2015 | Entertainment
Michael Berkowitz

Southpaw begins and ends with boxing matches. The two hours between are filled with life's battles. Some spill into the boxing ring. But the battles of daily life are not so cleanly configured, nor can life's other cut men stop the bleeding of the soul. That may be a more personal struggle.

Jake Gyllenhaal Claims He Didn't Know Taylor Swift Wrote A Song About Him

The Huffington Post | Stephanie Marcus | Posted 07.23.2015 | Entertainment

Jake Gyllenhaal is either a terrible liar or his relationship with Taylor Swift was even faker than rumors suggested, because he claims he didn'...

Watch Jake Gyllenhaal Steel Himself For A Bloody Battle In This Exclusive 'Southpaw' Clip

The Huffington Post | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 07.22.2015 | Entertainment

Seeing Jake Gyllenhaal's pristine face take a beating might be traumatizing for some, so allow us to prepare you. The Huffington Post has an exclusiv...

With 'Southpaw,' Jake Gyllenhaal's Physical Transformations Become A One-Two Punch

The Huffington Post | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 07.25.2015 | Entertainment

Many thought Jake Gyllenhaal's "Nightcrawler" snub was one of the 2015 Oscars' more egregious errors. Harvey Weinstein wants to make sure we don...

Eminem And Gwen Stefani Release 'Kings Never Die' For 'Southpaw' Soundtrack

The Huffington Post | Stephanie Marcus | Posted 07.16.2015 | Entertainment

If you asked us what Gwen Stefani and Eminem had in common, we'd answer that they are both platinum blondes whose best songs came out in the mid- to ...

Eminem Puts Punch Into Message with "Phenomenal"

Marcia Dawkins | Posted 07.06.2015 | Entertainment
Marcia Dawkins

While others wish to send the monster back under his bed, I won't. I want him to stay right out in front of our eyes. And I want critics to really turn an ear to their own sidestepping rhetoric.

'Southpaw' Trailer Features A Super Beefed-Up Jake Gyllenhaal

The Huffington Post | Jessica Goodman | Posted 03.27.2015 | Entertainment

Meet a very jacked Jake Gyllenhaal. The first trailer for "Southpaw," the Weinstein Company boxing film directed by Antoine Fuqua, debuted on Friday a...

Grand Opening, Grand Closing: Action Bronson and Mr. M-fin' eXquire Shut Down Southpaw

Jerell Tongson | Posted 04.14.2012 | New York
Jerell Tongson

Action Bronson and Mr. M-fin' eXquire called their friends Das Racist, Smoke DZA, El-P and Cormega in an incredible night of hip hop worthy of closing out Southpaw's short but illustrious run as one of the top venues in Park Slope.

Southpaw, Bleecker Bob's Records, Holiday Cocktail Lounge All Closing

Posted 01.27.2012 | New York

The somber list of classic New York closings takes another hit this week as two longtime music establishments, Southpaw in Park Slope and Bleecker Bob...

Eminem To Star In New Boxing Film

Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Eminem made his musical comeback last year, and this year, he's making a big screen comeback -- in more ways that one. The rapper, who won Grammy gol...