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Tony Scott (1944-2012) got started in show biz by calling the shots on commercials before making his feature directorial debut in 1983 with the pop art vampire drama, "The Hunger," starring Catherine Deneuve, David Bowie and Susan Sarandon. Three years later he would make a little movie called "Top Gun" and the rest is Hollywood history.
Check out our collection of pics from the late, great director's filmography, from "The Hunger" to "Unstoppable."
Be it for money, bargaining purposes, or strictly out of necessity, movie characters have been getting kidnapped since silent-era evildoers began the mini industry of tying women to train tracks.
Not all kidnappers are mustache-twirling villains, though. In fact, many of them have a darn good reason and are pretty nice folks once you're forced at gunpoint to get to know them. Amanda Seyfried could sure use some do's and dont's in the new kidnap thriller "Gone," but if you ever do get kidnapped in a film, we have a few rules to live by so you don't wind up on a milk carton … or in a wood chipper. Get More »
"The movie that I have watched a million times, and if I meet somebody that has not seen it, I force them to sit down and watch it ... I don't know why I'm so obsessed with it, but 'Man on Fire' with Denzel [Washington] and Dakota Fanning.
"It's so good! It's very brutal and weird, but I think Dakota is amazing in it and he's so cool in it, and I’m obsessed with that."
Taylor Lautner is the werewolf-heartthrob Jacob Black in "The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1," opening today.