Posts tagged "Gus Van Sant"

Gus Van Sant Apparently Shot A ’50 Shades’ Sex Scene Starring Alex Pettyfer

Gus Van Sant, the man behind such critically acclaimed films as My Own Private Idaho and Milk, is looking to direct 50 Shades of Grey next.

So claim sources for The Wrap, anyway, who on Tuesday revealed that the 60-year-old director went ahead and shot a scene from the novel starring Magic Mike actor…

By: / April 23, 2013

Portland Strip Club Hopes for Boost in Hoodie Sales After Twilight’s Kristen Stewart Wears One (EXCLUSIVE)

The owner of Mary’s Strip Club in Portland, Ore. is “thrilled” that Twilight actress Kristen Stewart has been advertising the club’s official hoodie.

And Vicki Keller is hoping that there will now be an “online stampede” to buy the $30 garment which has a sexy topless stripper etched on the back.

“I’m thrilled that…

By: Cliff Renfrew / December 31, 2012

‘Promised Land’: Matt Damon Squares Off Against John Krasinski in a Mostly-Smart David and Goliath Story (MOVIE REVIEW)

Matt Damon got his big break teaming with Gus Van Sant in 1997 with Good Will Hunting, a memorable character drama written by and starring Damon and buddy Ben Affleck. The film won them a Best Screenplay Oscar and launched their meteoric ascent to the Hollywood A-list.

This week, Damon re-teams with Va…

By: Jordan Riefe / December 24, 2012

‘Good Will Hunting’ Turns 15: Matt Damon, Ben Affleck and the Cast Then and Now (PHOTOS)

It’s hard to believe that Matt Damon and Ben Affleck were in their mid-20s when Good Will Hunting opened in theaters on Dec. 5, 1997.

The aspiring writers and actors would go on to win the Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay (along with a Golden Globe Award for the same category) the…

By: Peggy Truong / December 12, 2012

Taylor Lautner to Star in Gus Van Sant’s Next Indie Movie

Taylor Lautner is prepping to go from big-screen blockbusters to arthouse indies.

According to The Hollywood Reporter, the 19-year-old Twilight hunk will star in Gus Van Sant’s next independent movie. No official plot details have been released, though the project is said to be “based on a nonfiction article in The New Yorker

By: / November 2, 2011

Taylor Lautner Goes Backstage at Cirque du Soleil with Director Gus Van Sant (PHOTO)

Taylor Lautner is a supporter of the arts! The Twilight teen wolf was in good company as he went backstage of the Cirque du Soleil show IRIS – A Journey Through The World of Cinema with Milk director Gus Van Sant. The show posted a pic on Facebook, but this isn’t the first time these two have…

By: / August 15, 2011

Summit Says “Why Not,” Reaches for the Stars With ‘Breaking Dawn’ Director Picks

No question, the Twilight Saga movie series has taken a big, bloody bite out of the box office. And for Breaking Dawn, the final installment (or is that installments?) of the series, Summit Entertainment appears to be aiming for critical acclaim as well.
The hunt is currently on for a director to handle helming…

By: Celebuzz / March 16, 2010

Robert Pattinson Wants Gus Van Sant for Breaking Dawn

Robert Pattinson sure does like to think ahead.
The Twilight sequel New Moon hasn’t even been released yet, and already R-Pattz is looking forward to Breaking Dawn, the fourth and final installment (or is it?) in the vampire series.
OK! Magazine reports that R-Pattz would like Milk director Gus Van Sant to helm…

By: Celebuzz / November 11, 2009

The Oscar Nominations For 2009!

The Oscar nominations were announced this morning, and Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt have now been nominated for almost every major cinematic awards this year, according to Us.
The Curious Case of Benjamin Button received the most nominations this year with 13 in total.
Angelina was nominated for Best Actress for her role…

By: Celebuzz / January 22, 2009

Sean Penn and Lindsay Lohan: Strictly Business

Page Six reports that Lindsay Lohan was recently spotted kibbitzing with cinematic man of the moment Sean Penn at NYC’s celebrity hangout, The Beatrice Inn.
Now before anyone gets any ideas, Lindsay was accompanied by girlfriend Samantha Ronson.
And Sean, garnering rave reviews and Oscar buzz for his role as the first…

By: Celebuzz / December 10, 2008

Sean Penn ‘Milk’-ed Sex Scenes with James Franco

While James Franco is gearing up to play beat poet Allen Ginsberg in the upcoming biopic Howl, he’s also busy promoting his latest movie, Milk.Page Six quotes Franco, 30, talking about his sex scenes with Sean Penn, 48, in the true story of San Francisco’s late city supervisor Harvey Milk, the first openly…

By: Celebuzz / December 1, 2008

Sean Penn, James Franco and Josh Brolin ‘Milk’ It

Setting aside his international diplomacy for a moment, Sean Penn turned up at the  Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences in Beverly Hills Thursday night for the Los Angeles premiere of Milk, along with castmates James Franco and Josh Brolin. The Gus Van Sant-directed movie tells the story of gay activist and San Francisco…

By: Celebuzz / November 14, 2008

James Franco Talks Locking Lips with Sean Penn

Pineapple Express stoner James Franco doesn’t seem too happy about having made out with Sean Penn.
The two star in Gus Van Sant’s upcoming Harvey Milk biopic Milk, about the openly-gay San Francisco supervisor who was assassinated in 1978. Penn plays Milk while Franco plays one of Sean’s boyfriends.
Us quotes the recent

By: Betsy Waldman / August 13, 2008