Hounddog Investors Withdraw Cash

LATEST: Investors have withdrawn cash from controversial movie HOUNDDOG - which sees child actress DAKOTA FANNING appear in graphic rape scenes. Fanning, who is just 12 years old, plays a sexually abused girl who seeks sanctuary in the music of rock legend ELVIS PRESLEY. The child star's mother and agent are hopeful that Fanning's part in the controversial film will win her an Oscar but the team has been lambasted by critics who fear the role will jeopardise her childhood and horrified investors have withdrawn some funding after seeing the upsetting scenes. A spokesperson for the Los Angeles branch of Citizens Against Child Abuse says, "The subject matter in Hounddog is extremely disturbing. We will reserve judgment until we have seen the film but past experience has taught us that whatever artistic merit it may contain there is every likelihood it will attract the wrong kind of interest." A crew member adds, "The movie is dynamite in every sense of the word. I think it will shock people, especially in the deep south where it is set, because of the rape scenes and others in which Dakota is stripped down to her underpants, but in pure theatrical terms it will either become a cult classic or surprise everyone by sweeping the board with awards. "Dakota has been incredibly brave to perform in scenes many adult female stars would have baulked at. I think a lot of people on set were wondering how they'd feel if it was their daughter acting that role."


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What the hell is wrong with these People? Dakota is a fantastic actress with limitless potential and "MOM" is encouraging this vial abuse of such a talent in the name of "theatre"?? Quote: "Dakota has been incredibly brave to perform in scenes many adult female stars would have baulked at. I think a lot of people on set were wondering how they'd feel if it was their daughter acting that role." Dakota, although extremely intellegent and talented, IS A 12 YEAR OLD KID!! She is doing what "MOM" is telling her to do. She is trusting "MOM" in her judgement, as if she had a choice. Well..."MOM" may love her daughter, but not as much as she loves that PAYCHECK. Go ahead, "MOM" is open for negotiations, I bet for an extra million or so, you could yank off the underpants, nail the kid to a cross, and parade her around to promote the flick! You morons! This is not a MOVIE about child abuse, this IS child abuse! It's all about money, and anything on a smaller scale than this, all involved would be, and should be, prosecuted!
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I suppose its just a co-incedence that the site conveniently leaves out that Dakota wears a body suit in all scenes of undress so that shes NOT nude. Yeah right.
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