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Stone Unimpressed With Yelling Farrell

Movie-maker OLIVER STONE wrestled with himself over his decision to cast hellraiser COLIN FARRELL as epic hero ALEXANDER THE GREAT, because he thought the Irish actor was nothing more than "a Dublin street thug"....

Pacino Sidekick Role Helped Farrell Win Alexander

Movie-maker OLIVER STONE cast COLIN FARRELL as epic historical leader ALEXANDER THE GREAT after watching him interact with AL PACINO in THE RECRUIT. The director admits he was amazed by the way the relative...

Harrelson Blasts Grisham

WOODY HARRELSON is using press for his movie comeback in AFTER THE SUNSET to blast author JOHN GRISHAM for insisting the actor didn't get work on his A TIME TO KILL adaptation. Harrelson was...

Director Defends Tautou Film

LATEST: Director JEAN-PIERRE JEUNET has leapt to the defence of his AUDREY TAUTOU-starring movie, slamming the French Government for threatening to withdraw funding because it hasn't been deemed 'French enough'. Film makers of UN...

Alexander Panned

Critics have panned new OLIVER STONE movie ALEXANDER after early previews of the historic epic. The OSCAR-winning director allowed a lucky few a sneak peek of the film - which stars COLIN FARRELL and...

Stone: 'Bush Is The Manchurian Candidate'

Controversial director OLIVER STONE has compared US President GEORGE W BUSH to LAURENCE HARVEY's brainwashed character in 1962 classic THE MANCHURIAN CANDIDATE. As millions of Americans head to the polls in today's (02NOV04) presidential...

Kidman: 'Luhrmann Not Doing Alexander Film'

Australian director BAZ LUHRMANN has officially dumped his delayed ALEXANDER THE GREAT biopic, according the film's would-be star NICOLE KIDMAN. The OSCAR-winner was set to play OLYMPIAS - the mother of LEONARDO DiCAPRIO's Macedonian...

Foxx Making The Most Of Bachelor Life

Comedian JAMIE FOXX is basing his romantic life on the advice of director OLIVER STONE, by remaining a bachelor to keep his love-life interesting. The 36-year-old screen star, currently dating actress LEILA ARCIERI, admits...

Farrell Not Bothered By Luhrmann's Alexander

Hollywood actor COLIN FARRELL is so confident forthcoming movie ALEXANDER will be a triumph, he refuses to consider another big screen version of conqueror ALEXANDER THE GREAT's life a threat. The Irish actor, who...

Ll And Foxx Are Friends Again

LL COOL J and JAMIE FOXX have made peace after the two stars fought on the set on American football drama ANY GIVEN SUNDAY. The pair got too wrapped up in their characters on...

Stone Slams Modern War Films

Movie maker OLIVER STONE has slammed violent war movies BLACK HAWK DOWN and SAVING PRIVATE RYAN because they've given America "an awe" of the military. The controversial director claims anyone who blasts his much...

Stone: I Lost My Virginity To A Prostitute

Director OLIVER STONE lost his virginity to a prostitute, because he didn't get the opportunity to meet girls at his single-sex school. The JFK film-maker has confessed his own father set up the experience...

Lopez Cried, But Still Failed To Avoid Sex Scene

JENNIFER LOPEZ once broke down in tears in front of director OLIVER STONE in an attempt to avoid having to film a raunchy sex scene. Lopez was terrified of shooting a love-making sequence, in...

Farrell: Working With Stone Is 'Tough'

COLIN FARRELL has praised veteran director OLIVER STONE's "brutal honesty" on the set of upcoming epic ALEXANDER. The Irish actor - who stars as conqueror ALEXANDER THE GREAT in the movie - was...

Alexander Too Gay

The release date of Hollywood epic ALEXANDER has reportedly been pushed back by almost three weeks because studio executives want to tone down the movie's gay sex scenes. OLIVER STONE's opus was due to...

Costner's Wedding Guests Treated To Day Of Outdoor Pursuits

Celebrity guests at KEVIN COSTNER and CHRISTINE BAUMGARTNER's wedding were treated to a day of outdoor adventures on Friday (24SEP04) - including a rodeo. Costner hosted a lavish wedding at his ranch in Aspen,...

Release Of Alexander Delayed

The release of COLIN FARRELL's anticipated epic ALEXANDER has been pushed back by three weeks, in an effort to increase its chances at scooping ACADEMY AWARDS. The OLIVER STONE film, starring Farrell as conqueror...

Farrell Charms Dawson

COLIN FARRELL's reputation as an unstoppable lothario continues unabashed, after his charm left ROSARIO DAWSON amazed. THE 25TH HOUR actress, 25, fell for Farrell's exuberance while the pair filmed the OLIVER STONE epic ALEXANDER...

Costner To Wed On Saturday

KEVIN COSTNER will wed longtime girlfriend CHRISTINE BAUMGARTNER this Saturday (25SEP04) - just a week after BRITNEY SPEARS wed in Los Angeles. TIM ALLEN, BRUCE WILLIS and OLIVER STONE will be among the celebrity...

Stone Honoured In Stockholm

Maverick movie maker OLIVER STONE is to receive this year's (04) Stockholm Lifetime Achievement Award at the STOCKHOLM INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL in Sweden. The 15th annual prizegiving takes place in November (04). 03/09/2004...

Farrell Tested Stone's Patience After Drunken Fall

Hellraiser COLIN FARRELL almost faced the wrath of movie maker OLIVER STONE after breaking his ankle and his wrist with three days of ALEXANDER still to film. The Irishman fell down a stairway after...

Leto Regrets Not Making Movie History With Bisexual Alexander

CAMERON DIAZ's ex JARED LETO is disappointed he never got to play COLIN FARRELL's lover in OLIVER STONE's ALEXANDER epic - because he's confident the two actors would have created the best same sex scene...

Farrell Praises Stone's Brutal Honesty About Performance

COLIN FARRELL admires OLIVER STONE's honest criticism of his "terrible" acting ability while filming epic ALEXANDER. The Irish actor, 28, praises the controversial film-maker's "brutal honesty" during the shoot which included forthright comments...

Farrell Behaved 'Like A Baby' With Jolie

Irish hunk COLIN FARRELL acted "like a baby towards his mother" when he first met actress ANGELINA JOLIE on the set of ALEXANDER, the film's director OLIVER STONE reports. Farrell plays ALEXANDER, the...

Luhrmann Rubbishes Reports He's Scrapped Alexander Biopic

MOULIN ROUGE! director BAZ LUHRMANN has denied reports he's shelved plans to film a biopic on ALEXANDER THE GREAT - insisting he's still working on the final script. The Australian film-maker had reportedly scrapped...

Jolie Turns To Stone For Fatherly Advice

Screen beauty ANGELINA JOLIE looks on director OLIVER STONE as a replacement for her estranged dad JON VOIGHT. The human rights campaigner and actress has laughed off reports she is dating Stone - who...

Angelina In Love With Oliver Stone?

ALEXANDER beauty ANGELINA JOLIE has reportedly found love with the film's director - Hollywood wildman OLIVER STONE. The stunning OSCAR winner - who has endured failed marriages to JONNY LEE MILLER and BILLY BOB...

Jagger's Ex Claims She Was Contender For Jolie Role

SIR MICK JAGGER's ex-lover LUCIANNA MORAD has been telling friends she was the first choice for ANGELINA JOLIE's role in forthcoming epic ALEXANDER. The Brazilian model - who is the mother of Jagger's...

Farrell Finds Horse-riding Hurts

Movie actor COLIN FARRELL had to perfect his horse-riding skills in preparation for his role in historical biopic ALEXANDER. The Irish-born actor - who plays Macedonian conqueror ALEXANDER THE GREAT alongside co-stars ANGELINA...

Stone's Castro Documentary Finds A Home

Canadian television network CBS are to screen director OLIVER STONE's controversial FIDEL CASTRO documentary after American cable network HBO dumped the programme. HOME BOX OFFICE, which makes gritty and controversial programmes like SEX AND...

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