Tag Archives: Rape

Johnny Depp apologizes for “rape” comments

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Johnny Depp is learning that certain words should not be used in any context because they are bound to offend. The “Pirates of thee Caribbean” star and two-time Oscar nominee described photo shoots as “rape” in a recent interview with Vanity Fair. “Well, you just feel like[...]

“Straw Dogs” Review

HollywoodNews.com: If not for the fact that it were a remake of a beloved 1971 Sam Peckinpah film, Rod Lurie’s Straw Dogs would be a prime example of what we claim we want in our popcorn entertainment. It is, quite simply, an old-fashioned star-driven thriller with an emphasis on[...]

Gabrielle Union relates to Rihanna’s “Man Down” video

HollywoodNews.com: Rihanna’s “Man Down” music video has gotten some heat over the storyline where her character shoots and kills a man who sexually assaulted her, but Gabrielle Union is stepping in to explain how it is for someone who has been there. Union opened up over Twitter about having tried to[...]

Angelina Jolie Writer and Director: “In the Land of Blood and Honey”

HollywoodNews.com: “In the Land of Blood and Honey,” Jolie’s film about the early 90’s Bosnian Civil War, has been picked up for distribution by FilmDistrict (Graham King) and will debut December 23rd, according to The Hollywood Reporter. “The film is specific to the Bosnian War, but it’s also universal. I[...]

Roman Polanski’s third sex accuser

HollywoodNews.com: Roman Polanski can’t get a break. It’s almost as though he’s running for public office. Edith Michelle Vogelhut, a model he knew in the ‘70s, is accusing him of rape. Vogelhut spoke with the Los Angeles district attorney in May. Apparently, according to the New York Daily News,[...]