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Website Uploads 911 Call Re Nicole Richie's Wrongway Spin

The always enterprising celebrity gossip site TMZ, which was the first to report on Mel Gibson's arrest and subsequent racial tirade and the first to post video of Michael Richards blowup at a West Hollywood...

Gibson Hits Back With Apocalypto

Despite anti-Semitism hanging over his head at every turn thanks to a recent rant and the resulting furore, MEL GIBSON has leapt back into favour in Tinsel Town by securing a box office hit with...

By on 12 December 2006

Gibson Stung By Plagiarism Claims

A Mexican filmmaker has accused MEL GIBSON of stealing scenes for new drama APOCALYPTO from a little-known 1989 movie. Gibson's epic, which is set in the Mayan civilisation and told in an obscure Mayan language,...

Snl Offers Its Own Take On Gibson, Apocalypto

Mel Gibson's recent travails were merged with the action in the Apocalypto trailer on NBC's Saturday Night Live over the weekend. The resulting spoof was quickly posted online and shows a tribe of Mayans yelling...

Apocalypto Is No Personal Apocalypse For Gibson

Mel Gibson's career avoided the fate of the Mayan civilization over the weekend as his Apocalypto debuted at the top of the box office with an estimated $14.2 million. The film not only overcame the...

Gibson Rules Us Box Office

Mel Gibson's bloody Mayan epic Apocalypto has topped the US box office after its first weekend of opening.The news signals a dramatic turnaround for the actor and producer, who earlier this year sparked fierce criticism...

By on 11 December 2006

Gibson's Apocalypto Tops Us Box Office

Director MEL GIBSON's bloody epic APOCALYPTO debuted at the top spot at the US box office, despite the star's very public arrest for drink driving and subsequent anti-Semitic rant last summer (06). The film, which...

Cruise Is A Turn Off In New Poll

MISSION IMPOSSIBLE star TOM CRUISE is the actor most likely to turn Americans off watching a film, according to a new poll in trade magazine Editor and Publisher. In the survey, one in three people...

Gibson Dismisses Return To Acting

Filmmaker MEL GIBSON has rubbished reports he is planning a return to acting - and claims he's in no hurry to get back in front of the camera. The BRAVEHEART star, who has abandoned acting...

Gibson Blasts European Historians

Actor-turned-director MEL GIBSON has blasted European historians for their "selective" portrait of the past. The star, whose new movie APOCALYPTO charts the fall of the central American Mayan empire in the ninth century, has criticised...

A Bloody Weekend At Box Office

Two violent and intense thrillers, Blood Diamond and Apocalypto, will be contending against the romantic comedy The Holiday and the family film Unaccompanied Minors for box-office supremacy over the weekend, and analysts are predicting a...

Movie Reviews: Apocalypto

Judging from the reviews, some members of the audience for Mel Gibson's Apocalypto, which touches on the downfall of the Maya civilization, may find themselves watching the movie the way they watch a horror flick...

Gibson: 'Civilisation Will End'

Oscar-winning filmmaker MEL GIBSON is warning the world may well soon end - and he fears civilisation as a whole is in decline. Gibson believes the fate of modern-day man could echo that of the...

Gibson Stunned By Level Of Forgiveness

Oscar winner MEL GIBSON is shocked by the level of forgiveness he has been shown in the wake of his arrest and subsequent anti-Semitic tirade this summer (06). The BRAVEHEART star was arrested in California...

Gibson: 'Nobody's Perfect'

Oscar-winning filmmaker MEL GIBSON has justified his drunken anti-Semitic outburst as a "screw-up" - and doesn't think he should have been singled out for so much criticism. The 50-year-old star is blaming the press for...

Gibson: 'Drink-driving Incident Was A Gift'

MEL GIBSON has branded his July (06) drink-driving arrest, in which he made anti-Semitic remarks to a police officer, "A gift." The actor/director believes his controversial outburst against a Los Angeles cop was a blessing...

First, The Jews; Now Gibson Angers The Maya

Some descendants of the Maya tribes depicted in Mel Gibson's Apocalypto have denounced the movie as racist and not representative of their ancient culture. In an interview with Reuters, Ignacio Ochoa, director of the Nahual...

Gibson Criticised For Apocalypto 'Stereotypes'

New MEL GIBSON movie APOCALYPTO has come under fire from indigenous Guatemalans for "stereotyping" the Mayan Empire as "savage" and "brutal". Apocalypto is set in the twilight years of the Mayan civilisation, which peaked in...

The Return Of Mel Gibson

Mel Gibson has apparently been successful in his public efforts to redeem himself among his core fans. According to L.A. Weekly columnist Nikki Finke, his Apocalypto, which opens next weekend, is tracking stronger than the...

Deck The (Movie) Halls With Penguins

It was beginning to look a lot like Penguinmas as Warner Bros.' animated Happy Feet topped the box office for the third week in a row, earning an estimated $17 million to bring its total...

Gibson's Arresting Officer Fights Back At Sheriff's Department

The highway patrolman who arrested MEL GIBSON for drink-driving in July (06) has fired back at his own department for the ordeal he was put through following the controversy. Los Angeles County Deputy JAMES MEE...

Gibson Refuses To Meet Jewish Leader

MEL GIBSON has been accused of reneging on his promise to meet Jewish leaders as part of his "path to healing" after making anti-Semitic remarks during an arrest for drink-driving. The president of the Zionist...

Native American Leaders Give Gibson A Pre-release Boost

MEL GIBSON has been given a huge boost as he prepares to release his latest movie epic APOCALYPTO later this month (DEC06) - Native American Indians love the film. The film, which chronicles the end...

Britney, Paris + Justin All Win Big At Vh1 2006 Honours

BRITNEY SPEARS, her new best pal PARIS HILTON and ex-boyfriend JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE all took home big prizes at last night's (03DEC06) VH1 Big In '06 Awards in Culver City, California. Spears claimed the Big Mama...

Gibson Held Back On Apocalypto Violence

MEL GIBSON has hit back at critics who claim his new historical epic APOCALYPTO is too violent, insisting he showed great restraint when it came to the film's ancient Mexican torture scenes. Film fans and...

Movie Reviews: The Nativity Story

The congregation is pretty much divided equally over the artistic worth of The Nativity Story, although the critics appear to be less judgmental over it than they were over Mel Gibson's The Passion of the...

Eastwood's Flags Of Our Fathers Leads Satellite Awards Nominations

CLINT EASTWOOD's war epic FLAGS OF OUR FATHERS, musical DREAMGIRLS and BABEL have emerged as early Oscars favourites after picking up 26 US Satellite Awards nominations between them. The stunning Iwo Jima battle sequences in...

Gibson: 'Apocalypto To Blame For Summer Drink Problems'

MEL GIBSON has blamed the pressure of making his new epic APOCALYPTO for his return to drinking. The actor/director hit the headlines this summer (06) when he was stopped by police in California after a...

Gibson Offers Disgraced Richards His Support

MEL GIBSON has offered his support to disgraced comic MICHAEL RICHARDS, revealing he came close to penning a note to the former SEINFELD star after his racist rant in a Los Angeles comedy club. The...

Gibson Pleads: 'Stop The Bad Press'

Disgraced actor MEL GIBSON has begged the press to stop dragging up his drink-driving arrest earlier this year (JUL06), insisting readers are "bored" of the incident. The BRAVEHEART star provoked outrage with a racist tirade...

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