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Kim Morgan's Top Ten Movies Of 2008

Kim Morgan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Kim Morgan

2008, the year of death, decay and the wisdom of the beautiful loser. The year movie stars examined their own mortality and fading beauty via their on-screen persona.

Mickey Rourke: Sean Penn A "Homophobe" And "Average" Actor

Daily Beast | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

In a private text message obtained by The Daily Beast, Mickey Rourke bashes Sean Penn--his chief rival in the Oscar race--as a "homophobe" and an "ave...

Marisa Tomei Talks 'Wrestler' Nipple Rings And Stripping

Premiere | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

"The Wrestler" has garnered huge award buzz for its comeback star Mickey Rourke, but Oscar-winner Marisa Tomei's turn as a stripper has earned her a G...

Happy Holidays Hollywood!

Ariston Anderson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Ariston Anderson

Just how much is the credit crunch going to affect Hollywood? Film elite like Sir Ben Kingsley, Penelope Cruz, Gus Van Sant, Dennis Hopper, Darren Aronofsky and others weigh in.

AFI's Top 10 Films Of 2008

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

LOS ANGELES — The Batman epic "The Dark Knight," the political biopic "Milk" and the gritty drama "The Wrestler" were among critical favorites t...

Aronofksy Goes Inside Squared Circle

Jon Chattman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Jon Chattman

It's ironic that The Wrestler, the film with Mickey Rourke playing an aging wrestler, is the best and easily most honest film about the wrestling industry. It was made by a man who barely watched it.

Critics' Choice Awards Nominations: Who's In, Who Was Snubbed

E!, AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Brad Pitt versus Angelina Jolie. Heath Ledger versus Robert Downey Jr. Bruce Springsteen versus Miley Cyrus. Those are some of the matchups for the...

Darren Aronofsky's The Wrestler brings back Mickey Rourke

Ariston Anderson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Ariston Anderson

After watching The Wrestler this weekend, I turned to revisit the cult classic The Pope of Greenwich Village, because I couldn't remember what Mickey ...

And they're off! Gotham Independent Film Awards kick off the season!

Ariston Anderson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Ariston Anderson

Michelle Byrd and Melvin Van Peebles via Wireimage Terrence Howard, dressed in a dapper white hat opened the 2008 Gotham Independent Film Awards wit...

Mickey Rourke's "The Wrestler" Acquired By Fox Searchlight

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

TORONTO — Darren Aronofsky's "The Wrestler," a drama starring Mickey Rourke that won top honors last weekend at the Venice Film Festival, was pi...