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Scorsese Likens Dicaprio To De Niro

LEONARDO DiCAPRIO has the talent to become the next ROBERT DE NIRO, according to mentor and director MARTIN SCORSESE. Scorsese and De Niro work together often - a relationship the director recently extended to DiCaprio,...

Taylor Backs Clinton Campaign

Screen legend DAME ELIZABETH TAYLOR has announced she is donating $2,300 (GBP1,180) to New York Senator HILLARY CLINTON's campaign to become the Democrat candidate for next year's (08) US presidential election. The actress confesses she admires...

De Niro's Restaurant 'Cheats Workers Out Of Pay'

ROBERT DE NIRO has come under fire from the US Department Of Labor for having allegedly cheated his restaurant workers out of $328,000 (GBP166,000) in pay. Employment officials claim more than 100 staff at exclusive...

De Niro Tops 'Shameless' List

ROBERT DE NIRO has been named and shamed in a US magazine after topping a new poll to find the 25 Most Shameless Paycheck Grabbing Roles In History. The revered actor's odd role in critically-panned...

Damon: 'Nude Mud Wrestling Was Demeaning'

THE BOURNE IDENTITY star MATT DAMON enjoyed working with ROBERT DE NIRO as director in new movie THE GOOD SHEPHERD, except when he was made to mud wrestle - naked. The drama tells the story...

De Niro Is A People-watcher

ROBERT DE NIRO makes real people the true stars of his movies - because the actor/director gets inspiration for characters by people-watching. The star confesses he eavesdrops in restaurants to pick up ideas for people...

Campbell Now Faces Civil Case Over Mobile

The alleged mobile phone-throwing incident surrounding NAOMI CAMPBELL has taken another turn, as lawyers for the maid making the claim have launched a civil case against the supermodel.After being found guilty on Tuesday to a...

By on 18 January 2007

De Niro Stays Out Of The Kitchen

ROBERT DE NIRO shies away from the kitchen - despite owning a hugely successful global restaurant chain. The actor is about to open Nobu's 17th branch in Hong Kong with business partner and celebrity Japanese...

Damon: 'De Niro Made Me A Much Better Actor'

MATT DAMON has praised ROBERT DE NIRO's directing abilities insisting he's a much better actor after working with his idol on new movie THE GOOD SHEPHERD. Damon admits the experience of taking guidance from De...

Tough Guy Campanella Dead

TV and movie tough guy FRANK CAMPANELLA has died at his home in the San Fernando Valley, California on Saturday (30DEC06). He was 87. The actor played villains and mean guys in more than 100...

Mckellen Tackles De Niro's Fairy Story

SIR IAN MCKELLEN is set to return to the realm of fantasy again after signing on to play the narrator in a new star-studded film called STARDUST. The LORD OF THE RINGS star will add...

De Niro: 'I'm Going Cross-eyed'

Screen legend ROBERT DE NIRO fears he is going cross-eyed, despite reassurances from his optician that his sight is in perfect working order. The GOODFELLAS star is now considering wearing sunglasses all the time to...

Stiller Tops Movie Charts

Ben Stiller's new movie, Night at the Museum, has proved itself to be a festive family favourite at the box office.The film sees Stiller star alongside British comedian Ricky Gervais and Mrs Doubtfire actor Robin...

By on 26 December 2006

De Niro Wanted Dicaprio Over Damon

Director ROBERT DE NIRO originally selected LEONARDO DiCAPRIO to star in THE GOOD SHEPHERD, but had to recast after the TITANIC star dropped out because of scheduling conflicts. The TAXI DRIVER star had all the...

Stallone Vs. Stiller

Sylvester Stallone's Rocky Balboa came out swinging on Wednesday, pummeling the competition with a take of 6.4 million in its debut, but the real contender for the box-office championship over the holiday weekend doesn't even...

Movie Reviews: The Good Shepherd

Critics seem to regard Robert De Niro's The Good Shepherd with respect. That's not to say they like it. Take, for example, Gene Seymour's review in Newsday, which concludes that the movie "absorbs without resonating,...

De Niro Loves Fine Dining But Can't Cook

Oscar winner ROBERT DE NIRO loves fine dining so much, he has invested in several restaurants but has never actually learned to cook. The TAXI DRIVER star has put money behind restaurants in New...

Damon Saved My Life, Says Ivanir

MATT DAMON has been credited with saving the life of his GOOD SHEPHERD co-star MARK IVANIR during the filming of a torture sequence. One scene in the new movie, directed by ROBERT DE NIRO, sees...

De Niro Dreams Of Writing And Directing Movie Project

LATEST: Movie icon ROBERT DE NIRO will hang up his directing hat after finally realising his dream of making a movie he's written. The actor is credited with directing two films, A BRONX TALE and...

Cia Drama Was A Logistical Nightmare For De Niro

Shooting new CIA drama THE GOOD SHEPHERD was a logistical nightmare for ROBERT DE NIRO because he had to persuade director pals to alter their schedules so he could make his movie. De Niro spent...

Damon's Problem With The Good Shepherd Script

Actor MATT DAMON had problems with the script on new movie THE GOOD SHEPHERD, because it called for him cheat on his on-screen wife - Hollywood bombshell ANGELINA JOLIE. In the film, which is directed...

Damon: 'Scorsese Must Get An Oscar'

MATT DAMON is urging Oscar voters to "get it right" and give director MARTIN SCORSESE his first Academy Award or risk turning the big show into a farce. Damon, who worked with the legendary movie...

De Niro Buys Apartment From Weinstein's Ex

ROBERT DE NIRO and his wife GRACE HIGHTOWER have bought the exclusive Central Park West, New York City apartment that was formerly owned by movie mogul HARVEY WEINSTEIN's ex EVE. The TAXI DRIVER star paid...

Jolie Terrified To Break Pregnancy News To De Niro

ANGELINA JOLIE felt terrible when she realised she was pregnant on the set of new movie THE GOOD SHEPHERD because she'd have to confess all to director ROBERT DE NIRO. The actress recalls feeling faint...

Soderbergh Released Damon To Work With De Niro On Dream Film

MATT DAMON found it easy to persuade STEVEN SODERBERGH to release him from his THE INFORMANT contract to make THE GOOD SHEPHERD - he told him ROBERT DE NIRO was the director. The GOOD WILL...

Bafta Rule Change Affects High-profile Movies

A new rule put in place by the British Academy Of Film And Television Arts (BAFTA) is preventing high-profile movies including CLINT EASTWOOD's LETTERS FROM IWO JIMA from being entered into the organisation's 2007 ceremony....

Cruise Is A Turn Off In New Poll

MISSION IMPOSSIBLE star TOM CRUISE is the actor most likely to turn Americans off watching a film, according to a new poll in trade magazine Editor and Publisher. In the survey, one in three people...

Stars Support Clinton Senate Campaign

A host of Hollywood stars including ROBERT DE NIRO, TONY BENNETT and PAUL NEWMAN have added their support to US Senator HILLARY CLINTON's re-election campaign. The former First Lady is being endorsed in telephone messages...

De Niro To Partner 50 Cent On Screen

Rapper 50 CENT will take the law into his own hands when he teams up with screen great ROBERT DE NIRO in a gritty cop thriller next year (07). The hip-hop star, who was arrested...

Hollywood Loves Hillary

New York Senator HILLARY CLINTON has become the clear favourite to take over as US president in 2008 after funding her upcoming campaign with cash from the likes of TOM HANKS, BETTE MIDLER and REESE...

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Trumbo - Review

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