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Bernardo Bertolucci Releases Statement About Last Tango In Paris Rape Scene Controversy

The director hit headlines over the weekend (03-04Dec16), when, in newly surfaced video footage of a 2013 interview he gave during a Q&A at La Cinematheque Francaise in Paris, Bertolucci admits he and...

Hollywood Celebrities Up In Arms Over Last Tango In Paris Rape Scene Controversy

In a 2007 interview with UK newspaper the Daily Mail, Schneider, who is now deceased after passing away from cancer in 2011, revealed she "felt a little raped" when her co-star Marlon Brando forced himself...

Bernardo Bertolucci Regrets Not Apologising To Maria Schneider For Butter Scene

Moviemaker Bernardo Bertolucci will forever regret not making peace with his Last Tango In Paris leading lady Maria Schneider over the film's infamous 'butter scene' before she died two years ago.The great director and the...

Patti Smith Writes Song For Amy Winehouse

Patti Smith has penned a musical tribute to Amy Winehouse.The 'Because the Night' hitmaker wrote a poem in ode to the British singer following her death in July last year and set the words to...

Bertolucci Regrets Not Making Peace With Schneider

Director BERNARDO BERTOLUCCI is saddened by the death of French actress MARIA SCHNEIDER, because he never got the chance to apologise for submitting her to the explicit sex scenes in his controversial classic LAST TANGO...

Maria Schneider Dies Aged 58

French actress Maria Schneider has died at the age of 58. The movie star - best known for her role opposite Marlon Brando in 1972 movie 'Last Tango in Paris' - died in Paris today...

Last Tango In Paris Star Schneider Dies

French actress MARIA SCHNEIDER has died at the age of 58 after a long illness.Schneider, best known as Marlon Brando's lover in Bernardo Bertolucci's 1972 movie Last Tango In Paris, passed away in Paris, France...

Schneider: 'Last Tango In Paris Drove Me To Suicide'

French actress MARIA SCHNEIDER was driven to suicide following the release of controversial movie LAST TANGO IN PARIS. The 55-year-old - who starred alongside late actor Marlon Brandon - was taken aback by the furore...

Schneider Felt 'Raped' By Brando

Screen icon MARLON BRANDO pressured French actress MARIA SCHNEIDER into an explicit sex scene in their movie LAST TANGO IN PARIS, according to the actress. Schneider says she was unaware she would be starring in...

Sonny Rollins Takes Top Jazz Award

Saxophonist SONNY ROLLINS picked up the top awards at the 10th annual Jazz Awards on Monday (19JUN06). The 75-year-old took the Musician Of The Year and Tenor Saxophonist Of The Year after releasing his first...

Stone And Pesci Love Scene Voted Worst Ever

Hollywood beauty SHARON STONE's romp with vertically challenged tough guy JOE PESCI has been voted the worst love scene of all time. The scene from MARTIN SCORSESE's 1995 movie CASINO beat out competition...

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