First there was Monday’s release of the first trailer for Concussion, the forthcoming Will Smith vehicle depicting the early days of the NFL’s ongoing defense of its game from the reality that it is very bad for the brains of the men who play it. Show More Summary
Smith will not face charges for attacking Thomas
Making a movie based on true events can be a real headache! Will Smith is starring in the upcoming sports drama Concussion, which tells the true story of one of the doctors who discovered the link between football players' major health problems and the repeated blows they took in games. The film's main antagonist is the NFL, [...]
Sony Pictures is insisting that the Will Smith film "Concussion" was not "softened" to placate the NFL.
In the upcoming film Concussion, Will Smith plays Dr. Bennet Omalu, the physician who discovered a link between brain trauma and football players. The trailer for the film finds Omalu first diagnosing chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) and hinted at the NFL's efforts to downplay the situation and keep it from public...
Sony executives reportedly changed certain aspects of a controversial movie due out in December to avoid enraging the NFL, according to The New York Times. The Times found correspondence relating to "Concussion" in emails that were leaked in the hack of Sony Pictures Entertainment late last year. Show More Summary
Heaven Adores You, the documentary film about the late Elliott Smith, featured a bunch of previously unreleased Smith music. Some of that music will make its way onto the film's soundtrack, which is coming later this year. Film producer...Show More Summary
Sony execs must be wondering if the fallout from last year's hack will ever end. The trailer for Concussion was released Monday, followed swiftly by reports that Sony Pictures had watered down the Will Smith drama to avoid the NFL's wrath. The movie focuses on Dr. Bennet Omalu, who first...
On Thursday, Steven Smith begins his first full series in charge of Australia, a five-match one-day battle with England, and he will look to stamp his imprint on a new-look side
The NFL can’t be happy about the upcoming Will Smith movie, “Concussion,” in which he plays a real-life doctor who strove to shine a light on the connection between incidents of chronic traumatic encephalopathy and the violence in football. However, as a New York Times report detailed Tuesday, executives at Sony Pictures, which made the […]
Many football fans are eagerly anticipating the December release of the film Concussion, which stars Will Smith, to see how it depicts Dr. Bennet Omalu's quest to inform the NFL and greater public to the dangers of playing the sport....Show More Summary
Of course they did.
As soon as I’m done writing this post I’m going to send it to my mom — I’m that positive she will love this. As much as I wish she was listening to the new Joanna Newsom song or checking out Patty Griffin’s “Rider Of Days,” she definitely is 100 percent all-in on anything Sam […]
The question is: Will the two U.K. stars collaborate anytime soon?
The Hollywood left appears ready to embark on another product of their variation of the old legal adage, which says: “If the law is on your side, pound the law, if the facts are on your side, pound the facts. If neither the law not the...Show More Summary
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The Upcoming Will Smith Docudrama "Concussion" Tells The Story Of The NFL's Efforts To Ignore, Discredit, And Silence Bennet Omalu, The Neuropathologist Who Discovered CTE. Years Later, Is The League Any Closer To Telling...Show More Summary
Video Yesterday saw the debut of the trailer for Will Smith's Concussion. The potential Oscar candidate from director Peter Landesman and producer Ridley Scott, concerns the current hot button issue of whether or not playing football causing long term brain damage. The picture is based on the groundbreaking 2009 GQ article "Brain [...]
What do Rihanna, Martha Stewart, Will Smith, and Angelina Jolie have in common? They all have sex! And better yet, they all have some pretty key advice for ways to have a great time in the bedroom! Want to know what RiRi ALWAYS uses when she's doing the deed? Dying to know if Will is a freak [...]
Will Smith’s new movie Concussion is slated for release in the U.S. on Christmas Day this year. In Concussion 46-year-old Smith plays Dr. Bennet Omalu, a Nigerian born forensic neuropathologist. According to the Daily Mail Dr. Omalu’s...Show More Summary