Shorts: Vincent Gallo edition

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Recommended viewing of the believe it or not variety: “This spring, he attended a New York fashion show with the President’s daughter, and now he’s the GOP’s newest heart throb.” Video excerpt from Republicans in Hollywood – Interview with The Brown Bunny, Buffalo 66 director Vincent Gallo.

Also, “Good day, Mr. Kubrick“, an audition for Full Metal Jacket courtesy of humble thespian Brian Atene . Both via ScreenGrab

Gael Garcia Bernal: Sorry Mr. Damon, I’ve no time for bad-guy duties in this Bourne Ultimatum you speak of.

Arrested Development creator tasked with the American adaptation of BBC comedy The Thick of It.

Samuel L. Jackson as The Cleaner. Will Farrell in ABA basketball comedy Semi-Pro.

Cinematical interviews author Augusten Burroughs in regards to Ryan Murphy’s adaptation of
Running With Scissors. More from Burroughs via The Stranger. Released last Friday,
Scissors leaps wildly from overly aggressive stabs at comedy, to dramatic hard-sells from an otherwise gifted cast. Alec Baldwin, Gwyneth Paltrow…we hardly knew ye from your short spells in this funny but severely flawed film.

Another release whose overreaching ambition has spawned mixed reviews: Brad Pitt and Cate Blanchett in Babel.

Stephen Merchant talks Extras, Ricky Gervais, and the proper response to teenage catcalls of “Oi, Office!” – via The Guardian

November 16th: Look for a guest appearance from Christian Slater and a tripped-out stop-motion animation sequence in My Name Is Earl. Via TV Tattle

Coming Soon interviews director and producer of Cocaine Cowboys, the true Miami stories that informed Vice and Scarface.

Preview: Russel Crowe and Denzel Washington in Ridley Scott’s American Gangster.

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