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Steve Carell was able to flex a few dramatic muscles in July’s criminally underrated ‘Crazy, Stupid, Love,’ but to paraphrase ‘The Jazz Singer': You ain’t seen nothing yet. Variety reports that Carell may play John du Pont in ‘Foxcatcher,’ a drama about the chemical heir and paranoid schizophrenic who, in 1996, killed his long-time friend and Olympic gold medal-winning wrestler David Schultz at Team Foxcatcher, a wrestling facility… Continue reading Morning Grind: Steve Carell Attached to Tragic Story of John du Pont


 


 

Steve McQueen’s sexually explicit Shame (read our review here), about a sex-addicted New Yorker who moves in with his wayward sister, could possibly become the latest movie to arouse the wrath of the MPAA. Dissection of the candid drama’s phallic episodes has dominated media coverage, usurping early critiques just as the film finds a US distributor and makes its Toronto International Film Festival debut. But, as

Shame

On one level, Shame is about sex addiction, though we never see Brandon (Michael Fassbender) having sex in a bed with a woman who isn’t a prostitute. His more typical m.o. is porn on his laptop and wanking in the office bathroom at the Wall Street firm where he works. He’s charming and good-looking and has no problems around women, but sex for… Continue reading 'Shame' Telluride Review: Michael Fassbender Destroys in Steve McQueen's Second Film

The second season of NBC’s Community hits DVD tomorrow, and to get you in the mood, watch the fairly incredible “Community Season 2 DVD DJ Steve Porter Remix” video that premiered at Comic-Con. It artfully splices together dialogue (and some of the season’s most memorable moments) to make the vocals of a two-minute dance track. It won’t actually be on… Continue reading ‘Community’ season 2 DVD DJ Steve Porter remix: Watch!

Steve Carell has his first post-Office gig — and it’s behind the scenes.

Carell and David Steinberg will serve as executive producers on a new Showtime interview series, titled Laughing Stock, president David Nevins announced this morning during the Television Critics Association press tour. The series will feature one-on-one interviews with “the world’s funniest personalities.” Steinberg will serve as host on the series, which has been picked up for… Continue reading Showtime announces pick-up of Steve Carell-produced series