Monthly Archives: January 2008

Maggie Gyllenhaal’s Speechless

American actress Maggie Gyllenhaal supports WGA’s strike by appearing in their SpeechlessWithoutWriters short film.

George Clooney Visits Zamzam Refugees

The United Nations and African Mission in Darfur (UNAMID) and George Clooney – U.N. messenger of peace – visit the Zamzam refugee camp in North Darfur, Sudan.

George Clooney is also a co-founder of Not On Our Watch and contributor to Save Darfur.


UNAMID Sherren Zorba / Associated Press

RR Listen: Death Cab For Cutie @ Narrow Stairs

Death Cab’s new album Narrow Stairs comes out in May 2008 –


Death Cab For Cutie

Garth Jennings & Son of Rambow Film

RR Watch: Filmmaker Garth Jennings’ Son of Rambow

Synopsis: Set in the ’80s, a coming of age comedy about two young English boys who are inspired after seeing Rambo: First Blood to make a Rambo movie of their own. Will is the eldest son in a family with a strict moral and religious view and has never been allowed to mix with other people, listen to music or watch TV. That is until he finds himself caught up in the extraordinary world of Lee Carter, the school terror and maker of bizarre home movies.

Neil Dudgeon, Jessica Stevenson, Jules Sitruk, Will Poulter, Bill Milner, Anna Wing, Ed Westwick, Adam Godley, Adam Buxton and Eric Sykes star in Son of Rambow. It’s written and directed by Garth Jennings (The Hitchhiker’s Guide To the Galaxy).

Michel Gondry’s Be Kind Rewind (Sweded)

French director Michel Gondry swedes Mos Def and Jack Black in his Be Kind Rewind short below –

Rachel Bilson Humps Lucky

Rachel Bilson talks to Lucky as its March issue cover girl to sell her latest film, Jumper.

Justin Timberlake’s Super Bowl Pepsi Ad

Justin Timberlake sux his way through Super Bowl XLII Pepsi Ad.

Ryan Shawhughes & Ethan Hawke’s Baby

Ethan Hawke and his girlfriend, Ryan Shawhughes, are expecting their first child. Congrats to them both.

Source: USA Today

RR Sideshows: Angelina Jolie’s Pregnancy

American actress Angelina Jolie might sell her pregnancy news to a media outlet and give the proceeds to charity. Ms. Jolie is not only an Oscar winner, but also a smart, charitable person. Congrats to Brad Pitt and Ms. Jolie, if this is true.


Gabriel Bouys / Getty Images

Oprah Winfrey’s 61st book selection for her television book club is Eckhart Tolle’s A New Earth. Eckhart Tolle and Oprah will teach an interactive class on Monday nights.


Rich Schmitt / Getty Images

Ali Larter’s Godiva Valentine’s Day

Ali Larter shows New Yorkers how to celebrate Valentine’s Day in a Godiva setting. Larry Abel designed an all-chocolate room for Belgian chocolatier for its annual Valentine’s Day promotion contest.


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