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Penn Attacks Gibson For Not Speaking Out Against His Dad

Movie star SEAN PENN has attacked MEL GIBSON for not publicly rejecting anti-Semitic comments his father once famously made. Penn, who was appalled by THE PASSION OF THE CHRIST director's anti-Semitic rant during a drink-driving...

Bush Assassination Film Gets A Us Deal

The controversial film depicting a fictional attempt on US President GEORGE W BUSH's life has won a distributor after leaving movie fans at the Toronto Film Festival stunned. DEATH OF A PRESIDENT has been heavily...

A Film "No One Will Pay To See" Is Sold

Although some analysts had predicted that Death of a President, whichmade its debut at the Toronto Film Festival this week, would never find adistributor -- others had predicted it would never see the light of...

Lewis Attacks Gibson

JERRY LEWIS has taken a swipe at MEL GIBSON over the anti-Semitic comments he made when he was arrested for alleged drink-driving in July (06). Gibson was forced to publicly apologise after it emerged he...

Gibson Apologises To Arresting Officers

Disgraced Hollywood star MEL GIBSON has finally said sorry to the three police officers he insulted when arrested for drink-driving two months ago (JUL06). The PASSION OF THE CHRIST actor sent a female officer a...

Hebrew Hammer Gets Revenge On Gibson In New Comedy

MEL GIBSON's shocking anti-Semitic tirade has turned the actor into the brunt of jokes in new comedy movie THE HEBREW HAMMER 2: HAMMER VS HITLER. Scriptwriters raced to add a note about the Gibson controversy...

Peter Jackson To Remake Dam Busters

LORD OF THE RINGS film-maker PETER JACKSON has signed to produce a remake of classic British war film THE DAM BUSTERS. CHRISTIAN RIVERS, who animated Jackson's last project KING KONG, will direct the film which...

Reiner Demands Gibson Apologize For Antisemitic Passion

Actor-director Rob Reiner Friday called upon Mel Gibson to acknowledge that his The Passion of the Christ reflected his anti-Semitic proclivity. Jewish leaders had condemned the film -- one of the most successful of all...

Reiner: 'Gibson Redemption Will Be A Long Process'

Director ROB REINER is calling on troubled star MEL GIBSON to admit that 'his work reflects anti-Semitism'. Gibson was arrested last month (JUL06) after being caught drink-driving, and then launching into an anti-Semitic rant...

Gibson Makes Apology Calls

LATEST: MEL GIBSON is making secret phone calls to Hollywood's top Jews to personally apologise for an anti-Semitic rant he stunned Tinseltown with last month (JUL06). The movie star launched into a scathing attack on...

Gibson Turns Down Rabbi's Offer

MEL GIBSON has turned down the offer to publicly apologise to Los Angeles Jews on holy day Yom Kippur for anti-Semitic comments he made last month (JUL06). RABBI DAVID BARON invited the disgraced star to...

Pink Defends Gibson

Pop punk PINK is the latest celebrity to jump to the defence of disgraced actor MEL GIBSON, insisting he should be forgiven for making anti-Semitic remarks. The BRAVEHEART star shocked the world when he...

Gibson Agrees To Plea Deal To Stay Out Of Jail

MEL GIBSON has avoided a spell in jail after agreeing to a plea deal following his drink driving arrest at the end of last month (JUL06). In court in Malibu, California this morning (17AUG06), the...

Garrett Defends Gibson

EVERYBODY LOVES RAYMOND star BRAD GARRETT has sympathy for MEL GIBSON in the wake of his recent anti-Semitic outburst, because he too has battled with alcohol abuse. The BRAVEHEART Oscar winner shocked the world when...

Weaver Defends Gibson

SIGOURNEY WEAVER has spoken out in defence of disgraced actor/director MEL GIBSON, insisting he was a kind and generous man when they co-starred in the 1980s. The BRAVEHEART Oscar winner shocked the world when he...

Osbourne Backs Gibson

KELLY OSBOURNE is the latest celebrity to pledge her support for MEL GIBSON following his anti-Semitic outburst, because she is friends with his children. The 21-year-old daughter of rocker OZZY OSBOURNE was offered a novelty...

Disney Will Distribute Gibson's Movie After All

The Walt Disney Co. said Friday that it plans to fulfill its obligation to distribute Mel Gibson's Apocalypto and denied rumors that it had been shopping the movie around, hoping to find another film company...

Disney Confirms Apocalypto Distribution

Hollywood studio WALT DISNEY has confirmed it will distribute MEL GIBSON's upcoming movie APOCALYPTO, despite the controversy raging around the Australian actor/director. Gibson shocked the world when he aimed an anti-Semitic tirade at a Californian...

Kirk Douglas Urges Gibson To Seek Catholic Help

Movie veteran KIRK DOUGLAS has advised disgraced MEL GIBSON to seek help from his own Catholic church leaders before speaking with rabbis and Jewish groups. Gibson outraged Jewish community leaders last month (JUL06) when an...

Anti-mel Gibson Crusader Strikes Out Again

After word circulated that his anti-Mel Gibson ads had been rejected by billboard companies operating signs on the Sunset Strip, L.A. publicist Andy Behrman says that he was contacted by a firm that sells space...

Shyamalan: 'Gibson Is A Sweet Guy'

Director M NIGHT SHYAMALAN has joined the celebrities supporting disgraced MEL GIBSON as he recovers from stinging attacks following his much-publicised anti-Semitic rant. Gibson upset the Jewish community after comments he made during a drink...

Williams Fighting Alcoholism After 20 Sober Years

ROBIN WILLIAMS has gone public with his latest battle with alcoholism following tabloid reports he checked into a rehabilitation facility last month (JUL06) after a drinking binge. The movie funnyman, who has been candid about...

Republican Candidate Drops Gibson Endorsement

The Republican candidate in the upcoming California lieutenant governor election has dropped a fundraising letter written by MEL GIBSON from his campaign. TOM MCCLINTOCK, the state senator for Thousand Oaks, made his decision to stop...

Abc Bosses Press On With Holocaust Drama - Without Gibson?

MEL GIBSON has suffered another blow after being lambasted for his anti-Semitic rant last month (JUL06) - his TV Holocaust mini-series may still go ahead, but with another producer. TV executives dumped the project, based...

Gibson Tapes Will Not Be Released

LATEST: Californian authorities have ruled that video and audio recordings of MEL GIBSON's drink-driving arrest are not subject to the California Public Records Act, and will not be released, despite requests from a celebrity website....

Politician Ditches Mel Gibson's Aid

Republican TOM MCCLINTOCK has severed links with celebrity supporter MEL GIBSON as he runs for California's lieutenant governor post. The Thousand Oaks-based state senator had been keen to use Gibson's three-page letter of support when...

Gibson Rant Inspires Ringtone

Disgraced Hollywood star MEL GIBSON's anti-Semitic tirade at the Jewish police officer who arrested him last month (28JUL06) has inspired a new ringtone. Oasys Mobile has hired a professional actor to recreate the roadside rant...

Shearer Defends Gibson

Funnyman HARRY SHEARER is getting serious in an effort to defend MEL GIBSON, as the movie star faces ongoing criticism for an ill-advised, drunken rant against Jews. THE SIMPSONS star insists he doesn't want to...

Gibson Prosecutor Switched

The Deputy District Attorney assigned to take charge of the MEL GIBSON drink driving case has been replaced by the tough lawyer who once prosecuted COURTNEY LOVE. GINA SATRIANO has signed on to prosecute the...

Gibson Blondes Defend 'Friendly' Actor

The two blondes photographed partying with MEL GIBSON just before his drink driving arrest insist the actor was in a friendly, happy mood, and had praised his wife ROBYN for being a "saint". Gibson was...

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