Clint Eastwood: Great Actor, Shitty Political Commentator
Clint Eastwood is a great actor, and a maybe an even greater director. His screen presence and keen artistic judgment have made him one of Hollywood's most revered icons, and it would be sacrilegious to suggest otherwise. However, the status bestowed upon people who make a ...read more
There's No Reason For Alleged Liberal Backlash To 'American Sniper'
On the heels of another Oscar Awards controversy, Best Picture nominee American Sniper is now the hot topic at the intersection of Hollywood and politics. The film grossed an amazing $105 million over the long holiday weekend, shattering all expectations and box office records ...read more
Fighting a Nonexistent Obama in the Post-Reality Era
By Bob Cesca: I hate to beat this to death, but the more I think about Clint Eastwood's convention performance art, the more I'm convinced he's a satirical genius. The idea of attacking a a nonexistent (or invisible) Barack Obama is perhaps one of the most popular activities ...read more
Well, That Sucked
By Chez Pazeinza: My mother has this thing where she refuses to watch violent R-rated movies. No matter how brilliant a film is -- how well it was reviewed, how many awards it's won, how seminal it may be -- if there's even a fair amount of bloodshed in it, chances are she ...read more