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Mel Gibson + The Burger King -- Dead Ringers?

by Nick Romano November 16, 2012 @ 10:45 AM
Getty Images/Burger King
BREAKING NEWS: We know why that creepy masked Burger King freaks us out so much.  That almost terrifying way his face is frozen with the same smile as Christian Bale's 'American Psycho' persona, the way he'll just randomly appear in bed next you, the way he's persistent in his efforts for you to eat his hamburgers... Yup, all that just screams Mel Gibson.

Them's Fightin' Words! Joe Eszterhas Vs. Mel Gibson Round Two!

by George Roush June 1, 2012 @ 5:45 PM
Warner Bros.
Mel Gibson is an actor/director who isn't known for his subtlety. His rants and raves with whatever -- and whomever -- are already known. He's still a fine actor though, and that's why some fans don't care about his views. One person who isn't a fan? 'Showgirls' scribe Joe Eszterhas, who decided to write a 30,000-word ebook about his arguments with Mad Max.

Robert Rodriguez Wants Mel Gibson to Star in 'Machete' Sequel

by Sean O'Connell April 13, 2012 @ 10:16 AM
Warner Bros.
Mel Gibson’s attempts at resurrecting his career after a few highly-publicized meltdowns have been rocky, at best. Jodie Foster’s ‘The Beaver’ bombed. Recently, Warner Bros. passed on a screenplay Gibson acquired from ‘Basic Instinct’ writer Joe Eszterhas. But a celebrated cult director would like to lend Gibson a helping hand by casting him in a potential sequel.

UPDATED: Mel Gibson's Latest Religious Picture a No-Go

by Damon Houx April 11, 2012 @ 6:10 PM
Warner Brothers
Often when filmmakers go through a rough patch in their career they return to material that's worked for them before. So it's no surprise that Mel Gibson - after a couple of years drenched in tabloid attention - would return to the Biblical stories. But Warner Brothers has rejected the script that Gibson commissioned from Hollywood legend Joe Eszterhas.

'Braveheart' To Be Made Into a TV Series? Aye!

by Kevin Fitzpatrick March 13, 2012 @ 9:58 AM
Paramount Pictures
Sons of Scotland, your time is at hand!  In the vein of Starz' 'Spartacus' series and HBO's 'Game of Thrones', it looks like William Wallace might be the next to get the pay-cable TV series treatment. As most remember, the saga of William Wallace was most famously (if inaccurately) chronicled by Mel Gibson's 1995 Oscar-winner 'Braveheart.' But how close to the movie will this series be?