Articles tagged scarface

Kill My Coquette - “3rd & Bonnie Brae” (video) (Premiere)

The Los Angeles rock 'n' roll outfit Kill My Coquette brings Breaking Bad and Scarface actor Steven Bauer on for their latest music video, "3rd & Bonnie Brae", an examination of the seedy side of Los Angeles.

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It Must Feel Good to Be as Bad as Gordon Gekko

Why are bad guys like Gordon Gekko, Tony Montana and Patrick Bateman so beloved? Because we can’t act without guilt, and what’s worse, we can’t even admit that we want to.

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30 Aug 2011 // 10:15 AM

The movie ‘Scarface’ is revered nearly 30 years later

PHILADELPHIA — The movie year is 1983. The Oscar contenders include “The Big Chill,” “Yentl,” “Silkwood.” The winner is “Terms of Endearment.” Across the country, all the

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The Hate for Southern Hip-Hop: Why So Serious?

The way some of us disparage Southern rap, you'd think rappers like Gucci Mane and Waka Flocka Flame had recorded a record dissing Kool G. Rap and Big Daddy Kane.

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Keeping It Real: Dreams, Mind-Alteration, & Misperception in Hip-Hop

Hip-hop has been engaged in an ongoing tension between fantasy and reality, art and artifice but rappers, like all good artists, sometimes have to lie in order to tell the truth.

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The cult of Scarface has been known to permeate many corners of our society. Dorm rooms, Spencer’s Gifts, and Spike TV “best of” lists

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Al Pacino, Oliver Stone, Brian De Palma, they just don’t get it. A quarter century since its December 1983 release, “Scarface” remains a towering pop-cult

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The Gangster Film Reader by Alain Silver and James Ursini [Eds]

In an age when gangsters have given way to gangstas, it's refreshing to find a book that takes the older breed seriously.

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Fast-paced ‘Scarface’ pushed `30s violence limits, stirred censors

Two important and controversial Hollywood films—one from 1932, the other from 1950—are among the most intriguing recent DVD releases. The notoriety of the original Scarface,

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26 Oct 2006 // 11:00 PM

Scarface

Scarface begat Grand Theft Auto: Vice City, which in turn begat...Scarface?

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2 Oct 2000 // 3:00 PM

	Scarface: Last of a Dying Breed

Scarface has always scared the shit out of me, particularly in the video for the Geto Boys’ classic, “Mind’s Playin’ Tricks on Me,” and

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St. Vincent, Beck, and More Heat Up Boston Calling on Memorial Day Weekend

// Notes from the Road

"With vibrant performances by artists including St. Vincent and TV on the Radio, the first half of the bi-annual Boston Calling Festival brought additional excitement to Memorial Day weekend.

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