• Russell Crowe tells off-colour awards show gag about 'sodomising' actress co-star
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    Ben Arnold

    Russell Crowe tells off-colour awards show gag about 'sodomising' actress co-star

    Russell Crowe had remarks he made during a speech at the Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts Awards cut from broadcast, according to reports, after he joked about 'sodomising' a co-star.

  • Russell Crowe teases possible Master and Commander sequel
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    Russell Crowe teases possible Master and Commander sequel

    It appears that Russell Crowe might be trying to 'do a Deadpool' and get fans to rally behind a possible sequel to his sea-faring 2003 movie 'Master & Commander'.

  • Matt Damon and Russell Crowe 'helped Harvey Weinstein kill 2004 New York Times story'
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    Matt Damon and Russell Crowe 'helped Harvey Weinstein kill 2004 New York Times story'

    Matt Damon has become embroiled in the growing sexual harassment scandal surrounding Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein.

  • 'The Mummy': 5 Preview Scenes of Tom Cruise's Hero Battling Sofia Boutella's Monster
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    'The Mummy': 5 Preview Scenes of Tom Cruise's Hero Battling Sofia Boutella's Monster

    In advance of reboot of Universal monsters as "Dark Universe" franchise, new advance peeks at scenes from "The Mummy" starring Tom Cruise, opening Friday

  • Universal unveils its Dark Universe cast and Bride of Frankenstein reboot
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    Universal unveils its Dark Universe cast and Bride of Frankenstein reboot

    With a very glamorous picture, a visible Invisible Man, and Frankenstein's new monster are unveiled.

  • Get an eyeful of this creepy new The Mummy poster
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    Ben Bussey

    Get an eyeful of this creepy new The Mummy poster

    Sofia Boutella’s Princess Ahmanet has got her eye on us. Yes, that’s pretty creepy – and it seems to hint that Universal’s upcoming reboot of ‘The Mummy’ will be somewhat darker than the more recent entries in the franchise. Ahmanet’s double-pupil eyes were already highlighted in an attention-grabbing shot in the first trailer for the Tom Cruise-led monster movie, and now this image has been made the focus of a new official poster.

  • Ridley Scott has ideas for a Gladiator sequel
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    Ridley Scott has ideas for a Gladiator sequel

    As well as launching Crowe as a major leading man, ‘Gladiator’ also re-energised Scott’s directing career, the ‘Alien,’ ‘Blade Runner’ and ‘Thelma and Louise’ legend having hit a bit of dry spell in mid-1990s with such critical and commercial disappointments as ‘1492,’ ‘White Squall’ and ‘GI Jane.’ By contrast, ‘Gladiator’ wound up making $456 million worldwide and scooping five Oscars including Best Picture and Best Actor for Crowe (although, alas, no Best Director award). This is not the first time the notion of a ‘Gladiator’ sequel has been brought up.

  • Russell Crowe 'couldn't stand' Tom Cruise on the set of The Mummy
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    Russell Crowe 'couldn't stand' Tom Cruise on the set of The Mummy

    Despite a sprawling 15 years after their divorce, it seems that some people are still either Team Tom or Team Nicole. According to reports, Russell Crowe and Tom Cruise did not get on on the set of Universal’s new monster franchise reboot movie ‘The Mummy’. A source told New Idea magazine: “He hasn’t been able to stand Tom for years.

  • Tom Cruise DIES in the first trailer for The Mummy
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    Tom Cruise DIES in the first trailer for The Mummy

    Poor old London landmarks. They’ve only just recovered from ‘London Has Fallen’. The first full trailer for forthcoming monster movie reboot ‘The Mummy’ has arrived, and it manages to squeeze in an ancient sarcophagus, reanimation, a terrifying plane crash, Tom Cruise’s death AND resurrection, emergency parachuting, and full-scale metropolitan destruction, all in just under two-and-a-half minutes. Oh, and some Russell Crowe as Dr Henry Jekyll (yes, that one). ...

  • Watch Movie Stars Nominate Fellow Celebrities to Run for President (And Save Us All?)
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    Kevin Polowy

    Watch Movie Stars Nominate Fellow Celebrities to Run for President (And Save Us All?)

    The left needs Donald Trump to go away yesterday, while the right feels the same about Hillary Clinton. Someone like… Oprah Winfrey or Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson? “Everyone keeps talking about The Rock for president,” said Scott Eastwood (Snowden).

  • Russell Crowe In Twitter Rant Over Hoverboard Ban
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    Russell Crowe In Twitter Rant Over Hoverboard Ban

    Russell Crowe has slated Virgin Australia, after his children were stopped from taking their hoverboards on a flight. The ‘Gladiator’ star took to Twitter to vent his anger, as his family headed off on holiday: Ridiculous @VirginAustralia. No Segway boards as luggage? Too late to tell us at airport.Kids and I offloaded.