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When Was Matt Damon Bigger Than Tom Cruise?

mattdamon zoo When Was Matt Damon Bigger Than Tom Cruise?

“Are Tom Cruise and Matt Damon starting to switch places?” reads the headline on the Los Angeles Times blog 24 Frames. Following the disappointing returns for the opening weekend of ‘We Bought a Zoo’ and the surprisingly muscular box-office for ‘Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol,’ Steven Zeitchik posits that Cruise has usurped Damon on the A-list — a surprise, considering Cruise was fast becoming a box-office… Continue reading When Was Matt Damon Bigger Than Tom Cruise?

premiereweboughtazoony.ca571cda0a5b4b69948628f1c5031c4c Matt Damon: A One Term President With Some Balls Preferable to Barack ObamaNo Mr. Nice Guy! First Matt Damon trashed the screenwriter of the ‘Bourne’ series, now he’s bashing the president. Back in ’08, Damon was one of Barack Obama’s most passionate celebrity supporters, but today the actor is saying he’d have preferred “a one-term president with some balls.” Ouch. “I’ve talked to a lot of people who worked for Obama at the grassroots level. One of them said to… Continue reading Matt Damon: 'A One-Term President With Some Balls' Preferable to Barack Obama

damon crowe Matt Damon and Cameron Crowe React to New Yorker Zoo Diss

New Yorker critic David Denby didn’t just piss off Sony and David Fincher with that embargo-breaking ‘Girl With the Dragon Tattoo’ review. He also managed to ruffle Cameron Crowe and Matt Damon’s feathers in his dismissive explanation about why he wanted to feature ‘Dragon Tattoo,’ over, say, Crowe’s new movie, ‘We Bought a Zoo.’ “What to put in the magazine on December 5? Certainly not ‘We… Continue reading Matt Damon and Cameron Crowe React to New Yorker 'Zoo' Diss

Matt Damon Spotted on the Elysium Set

November 27, 2011

Though Matt Damon’s shaved head raised a lot of questions during his promotion of Contagion, little has come out from the actual set of Neill Blomkamp’s Elysium, now in production in Mexico City. That changes today as Reforma magazine has printed the below shots from the set, online courtesy of Movieland.

As you can see in the Los Angeles bus design, major parts of the

Matt Damon Plans Untitled Directorial Debut

October 19, 2011

damon directorial Matt Damon Plans Untitled Directorial DebutThough it had been rumored that Matt Damon was eyeing a project called Father Daughter Time, Variety reveals today that the star has lined something else up for his directorial debut. The untitled project is written by both Damon and John Krasinski, who will also star.

Originally formulated as an idea between Krasinski and author/screenwriter Dave Eggers (“A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering