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Wednesday, February 10 2010

Hungry Heart: Maggie Gyllenhaal

The most-recently Oscar-nominated Gyllenhaal talks about why Jeff Bridges is sexy at 60, the dangers of falling for the wrong person and why Sissy Spacek rules.


Tuesday, January 5 2010

The Best Male Film Performances of 2009

Certainly, the multi-millionaire boy's club represented here is heavy on the dramatics and light on the more 'amusing' fare. But if you really give this list a meaningful perusal you'll see a few genre and jokester surprises along the way.


Tuesday, January 5 2010

The Best Female Film Performances of 2009

Some in the media would have you think it was a sparse year for women on the silver screen. One peak at this amazing list of 20 girl power performances will have you giving said sentiments a specious second look.


Reviews

Monday, June 6 2011

Ryan Bingham & The Dead Horses: 19 May 2011 - Helotes, TX

Bingham's soulful blend of blues, rock and country has made him one of the greatest crossover artists of modern times, able to appeal to a wide-ranging audience in a way few others can.


Thursday, April 29 2010

Crazy Heart

Crazy Heart's whiskey drinkin' hard livin' Bad Blake is Jeff Bridges’ best performance since The Dude, and with the music, there are no false notes.


Monday, December 21 2009

Crazy Heart

An understanding of the music business -- in addition to genuinely lovely performances by Jeff Bridges and Maggie Gyllenhaal -- makes Crazy Heart something special.


Blogs

Wednesday, February 3 2010

Not Crazy About 'Crazy Heart'?

With all the talking set to surround the 2010 Oscar nominations, the loudest chatter (at least for a few days to a week) is typically about


News

Thursday, April 25 2013

Jeff Bridges’ Band, the Abiders, Is Touring

LOS ANGELES — Jeff Bridges took home the lead actor Academy Award for his portrayal of down-and-not-entirely-out country singer Bad Blake in the film “Crazy Heart,”


Tuesday, March 9 2010

OK, they won , so what's next?

LOS ANGELES — Pretty much as soon as he's done celebrating, best actor Oscar winner Jeff Bridges will travel to New Mexico to shoot "True Grit,"


Friday, February 19 2010

Maggie Gyllenhaal is 'trying to have fun' with first Oscar nomination

LOS ANGELES — Maggie Gyllenhaal has been a Spirit Awards darling ("Secretary," "Happy Endings"), a Golden Globe nominee ("Sherrybaby," "Secretary") and a superhero's girlfriend ("Batman Begins").


Friday, January 22 2010

Straight-up country: Musical genre's love affair with alcohol

Each night I leave the bar room when it's over Not feeling any pain at closing time But tonight your memory found me much too


Tuesday, January 12 2010

With 'Crazy Heart,' Jeff Bridges is at the top of his game

LOS ANGELES — Townes Van Zandt, the tortured Texas troubadour who drank himself into an early grave, had a sad, sly song called "No Deal" in


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