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“Do you think I’m a good actor, Ari?”

In HBO’s Entourage, struggling hunk Vincent Chase begs his agent for reaffirmation. “I didn’t sign you because I thought you could act,” replies Ari wryly, “I signed you because you were a movie star.” 1,001 more words



You dissin’ Drizzy, that’s cool, but don’t come to my city though
Not even to H-Town
So underground that I gotta be a trill nigga…
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Not With the Fake Shit

How a nigga s’posed to love you niggas?
Heart beatin’ fast when I dap and when I hug you niggas
Drake told me not to trust you niggas… 80 more words


Ok, Fine, I Watched It: The Graduate and L.A. Confidential

Despite my better efforts, there are some huge gaps in my film-watching repertoire. Gaps which, since 90% of my friends are just as film-nerdy as I, I am constantly given sh*t for. 1,453 more words

Ok Fine I Watched It

Classic Noir Becomes Neo Noir

It didn’t just start with “LA Confidential”.  Find out about this self-conscious, mannered and sometimes ersatz genre in “American Neo-Noir the Movie Never Ends” by Alain Silver and James Ursini, foreword by Walter Hill, $27.99 paper. 24 more words


Christina Hendricks Serves 70s Glamazon For LA Confidential

Mad Men‘ bombshell Christina Hendricks graces the cover of the May/June issue of LA Confidential magazine.

Sporting a come-hither gaze and side-swept fiery curls, Christina dons a… 116 more words


friday movie quote

“I admire you as a policeman – particularly your adherence to violence as a necessary adjunct to the job.”

-Dudley Smith (James Cromwell), L.A. Confidential (1997)