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The Death of the Action Star

Lost in the midst of everyone popping a boner for how awesome it is that Liam Neeson has turned himself into an action star (including me) is that no one has asked the question: Wait, how the hell did a 60-year-old thespian who looks like my dad at my college graduation just become one of […]

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Maybe There Actually Should Be a Liam Neeson Day

If you saw New Girl last week, then Eagle fans are to Nick as Michael Vick is to Jess. We’re his emotional fluffer. We get all the perils and frustrations of the relationship while Atlanta fans already got the rewards when he was actually good. I’m not sure if I’ve ever been this frustrated as […]

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I Suppose If I Had Suggested Liam Neeson Day, You’d All Be Patting Me on the Back!

Links today: Fascinating box office weekend because for me, Liam Neeson has had one of the most interesting movie careers of this generation of movie stars. Up until 1999, Neeson had about a 20-year career playing ordinary guys. Good actor, good parts, Oscar nominated for Schindler’s List in a role that could have defined his […]

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Superman, Russell Brand and Mike Tyson

Right to the links: Is anyone else a little surprised at how much press the new Superman movie is getting? Whoever is in charge of this publicity campaign is drawing up the blueprint for how anyone should release this kind of information. The three big cast announcements — Henry Cavill as Superman, Amy Adams as […]

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