Mel Gibson, whom I interviewed for Venice Magazine in late 2000, was my first real childhood hero I sat down with. If you were a Gen-X male, Mel Gibson was the closest thing we had to Paul Newman, Steve McQueen and Sean Connery: a guy's guy whom guys wanted to emulate and women wanted to copulate. Show More Summary
It’s the week of Independence Day, and “The Patriot” is sure to be playing on movie channels throughout the week. I love this Mel Gibson/Heath Ledger classic, and thought it would be worthy of a movie quiz. Here are the details: WHAT:...Show More Summary
Add Mel Gibson to the list of Hollywood stars hopping on the China film bandwagon.
On Sunday, John Oliver made me laugh about CIA torture—and want to do everything in my power to stop the U.S. from returning to it. His show, Last Week Tonight, ran a pointed critique of the U.S. government’s torture program: … Please continue reading.
“Personality is the glitter that sends your little gleam across the footlights and the orchestra pit into that big black space where the audience is.” –Mae West We may not know the names of actors like Sylvester Stallone, Mel Gibson and Jon Heder if it were not for their breakout roles in movies like Rocky, [...]Show More Summary
Mel Gibson was back in court this week with his ex, Oksana Grigorieva over whether their daughter, Lucia, can go with Gibson to Australia to film Mel’s next project. Mel was victorious when a California judge declared that Gibson can...Show More Summary
Mel Gibson and baby mama Oksana Grigorieva are about to square off in court this morning... and it's all about their 5-year-old daughter Lucia. TMZ has learned, Mel is about to go to Australia to do a movie and wants to take his daughter with him…
Mel Gibson‘s 33-year-old son Chris needed skin grafts after suffering burns while working on the set of the film 108 Costuras in Sonora, Mexico. The son of the Lethal Weapon… READ ON
The Road Warrior, starring the prelapsarian Mel Gibson, will screen Sun June 7 at 8pm at SIFF Cinema Uptown By now we've all heard so much wild-eyed praise for George Miller's Mad Max: Fury Road—every word deserved, as multiple viewings...Show More Summary
Here's a look at how the Fury Road trailer might have looked if the movie came out in the '80s (minus Mel Gibson, natch). And it makes me long for the music used here to be the actual score. Ala...
After one viewing, I’m ready to call Mad Max: Fury Road the best English-language action flick since Terminator 2, if not Die Hard. It’s a motherfucker of a movie, a new benchmark in violent cinematic mayhem. I’ve you’ve ever read this column and you haven’t seen it yet, stop reading and go now. Show More Summary
Coming to terms with the director's strange and satisfying notions of justice
A full 30 years after the release of Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome, George Miller revisits post-apocalyptic Australia with Mad Max: Fury Road, a reboot which sees Tom Hardy replace Mel Gibson. Fury Road isn’t a direct sequel to Thunderdome, instead it takes place at an unspecified time earlier in the series’ chronology. Show More Summary
In retrospect, the popularity of "Braveheart" seems like a foregone conclusion. The movie, which opened 20 years ago this week (on May 24, 1995), won five Oscars, two of them for star Mel Gibson (in his roles as producer and director). Show More Summary
GOP Presidential contender Mike Huckabee not only wants you to forgive an admitted sexual predator, he wants Mel Gibson off the hook too.
Will "Risen," an upcoming movie about the events following the crucifixion and resurrection of Jesus Christ, prove as successful as Mel Gibson's gritty and controversial "Passion of the Christ," the top-grossing Christian movie of all time?
For Mad Max: Fury Road, Mel Gibson was originally set to reprise his role as Max Rockatansky, the character that launched his acting career. But Gibson’s anti-Semitic rant caused him to drop out of production, and director George Miller was forced to look for someone else. Show More Summary
Middle-Aged woman: I don’t know why everyone is giving Mel Gibson such a hard time. He didn’t kill six million Jews; the Nazis killed six million Jews. And you never hear anyone say anything bad about the Nazis.–1 train, 110th StOverheard by: Eli Feldblum
Before you head out to theaters this weekend to see the highly anticipated "Mad Max: Fury Road," check out the trailer for the 1979 cult classic that started the franchise. The original "Mad Max" starred a young Mel Gibson in a role he would revisit on two separate occasions. Show More Summary
A remake that is full of non-stop adrenaline pumped action This was a film that was hard to tell by the trailers if it was going to be any good. Without Mel Gibson, it seemed like Hollywood was taking a big risk making a new Mad Max, especially after such a long time. This is […] The post Review of ‘Mad Max: Fury Road’ appeared first on The Good Men Project.