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Any sport at its best can serve as a motivational metaphor for life ... while any sport at its worst can still beat the Houston Astros. And then there's boxing, which is just two people literally beating each other up for money.
But with "42" (the story of Jackie Robinson's inspirational journey to integrate the major leagues) hitting theaters April 12, we thought we'd take a moment to pay tribute to the less celebrated sports films; the ones that teach us to never try and to always give up because life is just a string of disappointments sandwiched between birth and death. Get More »
The road trip movie: It's one of Hollywood's most sacred institutions. What other subgenre offers so many golden opportunities for rural stereotyping, rest stop potty humor and hot-boxing scenes?
But you know what can be frustrating about road trip flicks? We don't always know where those jaunts start and end.
In honor of Seth Rogen and Barbra Streisand embarking on "The Guilt Trip," we've laid out the routes of 20 movie road trips in one handy map. You know, in case you get lost or something. Get More »
For over 25 years, Woody Harrelson has entertained us with a wide array of characters ranging from psychopaths to lovable losers. This year alone we've seen him in two very different parts: a wickedly corrupt L.A. cop in "Rampart" and a Republican party strategist in "Game Change." His latest role -- sure to be one of his more colorful -- is Haymitch Abernathy, the drunken mentor of Katniss in "The Hunger Games."
To celebrate his versatility, we look back at Harrelson’s nine best performances in what has become an impressive career. Get More »
Studies show that the average person associates large foreheads with trustworthiness, intelligence and wisdom.
But perusing the history of Hollywood uber-noggins, one finds those possessing a fivehead (or larger) usually playing supervillains and/or morons. So which is right? Does a higher hairline mean an elevated IQ, or just a thicker head?
In the new black comedy "Horrible Bosses," Colin Farrell's middle manager from hell -- with his ill-advised combover -- isn't exactly a poster child for the highbrows of the world. But we're pretty sure a big head doesn't have to mean a damaged soul. To solve this mystery, we'd best get all sociological up in here and make an extremely scientific list of the top 11 foreheads in Hollywood.