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Gibson Locked Phoenix In A Cupboard

Actor JOAQUIN PHOENIX is determined to get his revenge on MEL GIBSON for locking him in a cupboard during the filming of movie SIGNS. The 29-year-old was filming a scene in a closet when...

27th September 2004

Gibson Named Producer Of The Year

MEL GIBSON's religious epic THE PASSION OF THE CHRIST has earned the movie mogul a new tag - Hollywood Producer of the Year. The MAD MAX star will receive his honour at the upcoming...

22nd September 2004

Pitt Wanted For Dallas Movie

Movie producers are desperate to recruit BRAD PITT for a big screen version of hit eighties American TV show DALLAS. The Hollywood hunk, who made his acting TV debut in the glamorous soap opera...

19th September 2004

Glover Says Goodbye To Lethal Weapon

Hollywood star DANNY GLOVER refuses to make another LETHAL WEAPON film, insisting he's too old for the part. The 57-year-old, who played DETECTIVE MURTAUGH opposite MEL GIBSON, has no intention of quitting his mainstream...

16th September 2004

The Passion Breaks Dvd Records

MEL GIBSON's controversial movie hit THE PASSION OF THE CHRIST is breaking DVD records in America after surpassing sales of the LORD OF THE RINGS trilogy. The film has reportedly sold nearly nine million...

9th September 2004

Mirren's Crush On Redford

DAME HELEN MIRREN fell for co-star ROBERT REDFORD during the making of their latest film. The British actress, 59, has a lot of "admiration" for the Hollywood actor after playing his wife in upcoming...

9th September 2004

Caviezel Poised To Sign Superman Deal

LATEST: THE PASSION OF THE CHRIST star JIM CAVIEZEL is ready to sign a deal to star as SUPERMAN in the long-awaited new films. The hunky actor - who movingly portrayed JESUS in MEL...

1st September 2004

Gibson Advisor Suspended

MEL GIBSON's spiritual advisor on religious epic THE PASSION OF THE CHRIST has been suspended from the church - after speaking at a controversial Catholic group in Canada. REVEREND STEPHEN SOMERVILLE read daily mass...

31st August 2004

Passion Of The Christ Town Hit By Locusts

The town where MEL GIBSON filmed controversial movie THE PASSION OF CHRIST has been hit by a plague of locusts. The pesky pests have invaded houses, shops and restaurants in Matera, southern Italy....

29th August 2004

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...

26th August 2004

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...

24th August 2004

'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)....

13th August 2004

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...

9th August 2004

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...

30th July 2004

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 -...

21st July 2004

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...

19th July 2004

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...

18th July 2004

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...

16th July 2004

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....

12th July 2004

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...

24th June 2004

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...

18th June 2004

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...

16th June 2004

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...

15th June 2004

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...

9th June 2004

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...

9th June 2004

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...

1st June 2004

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...

26th May 2004

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...

26th May 2004

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...

25th May 2004

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...

25th May 2004

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'A Little Chaos' Brings British Humour To A French Tale

The new period drama 'A Little Chaos' may be set in France in the 17th century, but its...

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Live At Leeds 2015: Great For Music, Great For Life In General

So, Live At Leeds is but two weeks away from bringing some of the...

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