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Stars Sign Confidentiality Agreements For Stallone's Show

MEL GIBSON, WILLIAM SHATNER and JAMES CAAN are among a host of stars who have had to sign confidentiality agreements after viewing tapings of SYLVESTER STALLONE's new boxing reality show. THE CONTENDER, in which...

Hitler Film Sparks Outrage

A new movie portraying German Dictator ADOLF HITLER as a compassionate protagonist has sparked outrage at its Berlin premiere. THE DOWNFALL investigates the days leading up to Hitler's suicide and has caused controversy in...

'Passion' Confessor Pleads Guilty To Murder

A man who said MEL GIBSON's controversial film THE PASSION OF THE CHRIST led him to confess that he murdered his girlfriend, pleaded guilty to the crime in a Texas court on Wednesday (11AUG04)....

Brain Tumour Forced Ruffalo Out Of Signs

Movie hunk MARK RUFFALO was forced to turn down a role in M NIGHT SHYAMALAN's SIGNS, after a tumour was discovered in his brain. Instead of starring alongside MEL GIBSON in the film, Ruffalo...

Brad And Sara Find Inspiration In Mel Gibson's The Passion

Country stars BRAD PAISLEY and SARA EVANS have rush recorded a new duet inspired by MEL GIBSON's religious epic THE PASSION OF THE CHRIST for inclusion on an album of spirited tunes. The pair...

Shyamalan Picked Gibson For His Beliefs

Filmmaker M NIGHT SHYAMALAN picked MEL GIBSON to play a conflicted priest in SIGNS because he knew he was a committed Catholic. Shyamalan felt sure the actor could give weight to the character -...

Moore: 'Gibson Quit After White House Warnings'

Controversial director MICHAEL MOORE claims MEL GIBSON backed out of financing his hit documentary FAHRENHEIT 9/11 after Republican sources told the actor he would never be invited to the WHITE HOUSE again. The explosive...

Gibson And Glover Named Best Crime Partnership

Hollywood actors MEL GIBSON and DANNY GLOVER's partnership in the LETHAL WEAPON series has been crowned the best crime fighting duo in movie history. The maverick flair of Gibson's wayward LOS ANGELES POLICE DEPARTMENT...

Gibson Sues A Second Cinema Chain

Actor MEL GIBSON is suing a second cinema chain claiming it owes $1 million (GBP550,000) in box office sales for his controversial movie THE PASSION OF THE CHRIST. Gibson's company ICON DISTRIBUTION filed the...

Malaysian Censors Ok Mel's Passion

Censors in Malaysia have determined that only Christians should be allowed to see MEL GIBSON's controversial THE PASSION OF THE CHRIST and have selected certain cinemas in a bid to make sure non-believers miss out....

Gibson Moves Into Tv

MEL GIBSON's next project differs considerably from his controversial smash hit THE PASSION OF THE CHRIST - it's a TV programme about a single father raising five sons. SAVAGES, currently in development for American...

Gibson Climbs To The Top Of Forbes Rich List

THE PASSION OF THE CHRIST has helped propel MEL GIBSON to the top of the 2004 FORBES CELEBRITY RICH LIST. Editors at the financial magazine choose their celebrity 100 based on their current fortunes...

Mad Max Movie Axed

Actor MEL GIBSON's return to the MAD MAX franchise that made him a star has come to a premature end - movie bosses have axed the much-delayed fourth installment. Huge amounts of money has...

Braveheart Britain's Most Patriotic Film

Actor MEL GIBSON's blockbuster movie BRAVEHEART has been voted the greatest patriotic movie ever in a poll to mark the ENGLAND soccer team's involvement in EURO 2004. Gibson's OSCAR-winning film - about outlaw WILLIAM...

Diesel's Multi-lingual Hannibal

VIN DIESEL is following MEL GIBSON's example by using ancient languages to tell the story of HANNIBAL THE CONQUEROR. The XXX star starts work on the epic later this year (04) and his studies...

Gibson Sues Cinema Chain

Hollywood film-maker MEL GIBSON is suing an American cinema chain over its alleged failure to pay the correct share of box office receipts from his controversial hit movie THE PASSION OF THE CHRIST. The...

Gibson To Cause More Controversy

MEL GIBSON's forthcoming film about Britain's warrior queen BOUDICCA is guaranteed to cause fury amongst feminists and historians, experts predict. Folklorists believe Gibson - whose controversial THE PASSION OF THE CHRIST movie sparked uproar...

Caviezel Turns Down $75 Million Payday

Movie star JIM CAVIEZEL has turned down the chance to become a multi-millionaire by starring in a series of TV commercials - because he wants to stay true to his strict Catholic beliefs. The...

Gyllenhaal: Will Smith Is The Best

THE DAY AFTER TOMORROW star JAKE GYLLENHAAL is in awe of WILL SMITH so much, he modelled himself on him for his role in the environmental disaster movie. Gyllenhaal, 23, is a...

Gibson's Passion Wins Emma Awards

MEL GIBSON's biblical epic THE PASSION OF THE CHRIST was last night (24MAY04) named Best Film at the 2004 ETHNIC MULTICULTURAL MEDIA AWARDS (EMMAs). The controversial movie, about the final hours of JESUS CHRIST's...

Steve Martin Honoured

STEVE MARTIN is to be honoured by THE AMERICAN CINEMATHEQUE in November (04) for his life's work. The funnyman will become the 19th recipient of the organisation's top honour, which will result in him...

South Park Star Slams Gibson

SOUTH PARK creator MATT STONE has slammed MEL GIBSON for his controversial film THE PASSION OF THE CHRIST - accusing him of being obsessed with torture. The star has already mocked Gibson this year...

Gibson's Passion Provides Joy To Ailing Messner

MEL GIBSON's movie THE PASSION OF THE CHRIST has given former televangelist TAMMY FAYE MESSNER a boost as she battles cancer. Messner was initially diagnosed with colon cancer, but the disease since spread to...

Smith Caught Kissing Dunst On Video

MEL GIBSON's movie son in THE PATRIOT, GREGORY SMITH, has a dream sequence of him kissing KIRSTEN DUNST - on video. The young actor's proud mum was so thrilled when her son filmed his...

The Passion Of The Christ Sets Piracy Record

MEL GIBSON's hit movie THE PASSION OF THE CHRIST has set an unwanted record as the most pirated movie on internet filesharing networks in April (04). While the controversial film has slipped out of...

Manson To Shock As Drug Addict Jesus

LATEST: Shock rocker MARILYN MANSON is poised to provoke outrage among religious groups when he stars in controversial new movie DIAMOND DEAD - because he's playing a drug taking JESUS CHRIST. Movie experts predict...

Mel's Miracles Impressed Father

The cast and crew of MEL GIBSON's THE PASSION OF THE CHRIST were so touched by the epic, many went through their own spiritual reawakenings. FATHER JEAN-MARIE CHARLES-ROUX, who was hired as the film's...

Disney Look To Gibson To Cut Costs

Hollywood studio DISNEY have lined up MEL GIBSON to take over from current chief MICHAEL EISNER, because they're impressed with the massive profit his movie THE PASSION OF THE CHRIST made. Gibson's $25 million...

Gibson Is Most Powerful Actor

MEL GIBSON's religious movie THE PASSION OF THE CHRIST has helped the Aussie star leapfrog the likes of TOM HANKS and TOM CRUISE to become PREMIERE magazine's most powerful actor. Gibson has been named...

Caviezel Fights Jesus Tag

Actor JIM CAVIEZEL is experiencing a persistent problem since starring in controversial movie THE PASSION OF THE CHRIST - fans keep referring to him as JESUS. While the devout Catholic was honoured to take...

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