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Mickey Rourke Once Told Anna Faris' Baby To Be Quiet On A Plane


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Celebrity bust-up time! Actress Anna Faris has blown off steam about the time Mickey Rourke told her son Jack to be quiet.

When she appeared on Tuesday’s edition of ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live!’, 38 year old Faris told the host that Rourke had shushed her young son on a transatlantic flight from London to Los Angeles back in 2013. Recalling the incident, she said “The longest trip we've ever done is to London to visit Chris when he was shooting Guardians of the Galaxy. It’s a long trip.”

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Mickey Rourke apparently told Anna Faris and Chris Pratt's son Jack to be quiet on a flight

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Film Franchises That Go On Forever


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The Hobbit trilogy has been criticised by some viewers for having too little content spread too thinly over the course of too many films. Originally, the idea was to split the 1937 J. R. R. Tolkien story over two films; however, in 2012, director Peter Jackson confirmed his plans for a third film; some six years after the two-film decision had been made.

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Director of The Hobbit, Peter Jackson, originally thought the franchise would only spread across two films 

Was this to enhance viewers’ experience of the story or was it because three films make more money than two? Audiences will never know. They will instead have to settle with a narrative with a lot less to say than The Lord of the Rings trilogy over the same number of motion pictures; with the final chapter in the piece, The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies, released in the UK on 12 December.

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Immortals Trailer


Immortals follows the epic tale of a blood-thirsty King, Hyperion as his brutal and murderous army travel throughout Greece, destroying everything in their path with a ruthless efficiency. As a string of villages fall to Hyperion's power, the powerful King moves closer to his ultimate goal: to unleash the power of the imprisoned Titans in order that they may triumph over the Gods of Olympus along with the rest of the human race.

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Video - Mickey Rourke Almost Ran Over Photographer


Veteran actor Mickey Rourke (The Expendables; Iron Man 2; The Wrestler) leaves Cafe Roma in Beverly Hills wearing shorts and a leather biker's jacket. He asks the photographers which one of them followed him home, as they very nearly got run over. It turns out that none of them did, which must have come as a relief to the actor. One photographer reveals that she once saw Mickey's underwear while he was having lunch and the actor tells her that his white shorts were particularly short that day.

Mickey can currently be seen in the action film The Immortals. His next project is upcoming thriller The Courier, which will also star Jeffrey Dean Morgan and Til Schweiger. It is set to be released in 2012

Mickey Rourke Friday 10th September 2010 The 35th Toronto International Film Festival - 'Passion Play' premiere at the Ryerson Theatre Toronto, Canada

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Mickey Rourke - Tuesday 3rd August 2010 at Grauman's Chinese Theatre Los Angeles, California

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Mickey Rourke and girlfriend Anastassija Makarenko shopping together in the West Village Friday 2nd July 2010 Mickey Rourke and girlfriend Anastassija Makarenko shopping together in the West Village New York City, USA

Mickey Rourke and Girlfriend Anastassija Makarenko Shopping Together In The West Village

The Expendables Trailer


Barney Ross is the leader of a group of mercenary fighters, his team is made up of Lee Christmas, Yin Yang, Hale Caesar, Toll Road and Gunnar Jensen, each member is a specialist in varying areas of destruction and fighting.

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Iron Man 2 Trailer


Watch the trailer for Iron Man 2.

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Mickey Rourke Saturday 7th November 2009 out and about with friends Los Angeles, California

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Mickey Rourke Tuesday 8th September 2009 GQ Men Of The Year Awards held at the Royal Opera House. London, England

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Mickey Rourke and Kim Basinger - Mickey Rourke and Kim Basinger Thursday 16th April 2009 at Arclight Theater Hollywood, California

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Mickey Rourke Saturday 11th April 2009 Mickey Rourke leaving a Hollywood nightclub carrying a string of jade prayer beads Los Angeles, California

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Jesse Johnson and Mickey Rourke Monday 12th January 2009 Los Angeles Confidential Magazine introduces the Mickey Rourke cover release party held at The London Hotel West Hollywood, California

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Mickey Rourke and AFI - Thursday 6th November 2008 at Grauman's Chinese Theatre Hollywood, California

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Tommy Puccio and Mickey Rourke - Tommy Puccio, Guest, Jim Brown, Mickey Rourke, Guest Miami, Florida - 944 Miami magazine one year anniversary - Arrivals Saturday 10th May 2008

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Masked & Anonymous Review


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Masked & Anonymous, as a title, comes across as a vague, artsy moniker as inaccessible as the film it represents. But look closer at the name of this movie about revolution and despair, and you'll discover a clear reference to the film's writers; credited as Rene Fontaine and Sergei Petrov, the screenwriters have been unmasked, as it were, revealed to be the film's iconic star, Bob Dylan, and director Larry Charles (HBO's Curb Your Enthusiasm).

The result of this combination is an overly ambitious film that's as muddled and cryptic as a mumble-filled Dylan vocal. Dylan stars as the symbolically named Jack Fate, an apparent musical legend, jailed in the midst of a brutally downtrodden America where the government has taken over, war is rampant, and even the counter-revolutionaries have counter-revolutionaries.

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Man On Fire (2004) Review


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An overstuffed, pricey, and smashingly gorgeous bag for a variety pack of clichés, Man on Fire represents director Tony Scott taking somewhat of a step backwards after fun, spry thrillers Spy Game and Enemy of the State; but damn if he doesn't try his hardest to make it all mean something.

In the film (a remake of a 1987 flick of the same name) Denzel Washington coasts through his role as John Creasy, your average ex-undercover operative now saddled with a drinking problem and a yen for his own death. His buddy from the bad old days, Rayburn (Christopher Walken), now a wealthy Mexican businessman of ill repute, gets Creasy a job as bodyguard for the nine-year-old daughter of Mexico City industrialist Samuel Ramos (Marc Anthony). The average parent might have noticed that Creasy might not have been the best man for the job, seeing as he drinks, is temperamental with the daughter, and tries to off himself one lonely night. But the girl herself, Pita (Dakota Fanning), takes to crusty old Creasy anyway, saying to her mother (Radha Mitchell) that "he's like a big, sad bear" and filling her notebook with moony scribblings about how much she loves him. Creasy finally warms up to Pita, an irresistibly personable ball of energy as played by Fanning, who also brings a powerfully adult presence to her scenes with Washington, complementing his character's world-weariness: they're like the only two adults in a world full of corrupt, venal teenagers.

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The Last Outlaw Review


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Whoa, Steve Buscemi in a western? With Mickey Rourke, too!? Sadly, crazy casting is just about the only thing of note in The Last Outlaw, a sad, sad excuse for a western. After a botched bank robbery, the film quickly degenerates into one long bloodbath, with the bad guys being killed by each other and/or the law. In the end, only one will survive? Which one? Who cares.

Once Upon A Time In Mexico Review


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"Desperado," the second eye-poppingly stylish and unabashedly outlandish B-movie in Robert Rodriguez's "El Mariachi" shoot-'em-up trilogy, is one of my all-time favorite action movies, in part because it has its priorities straight: The plot was simple -- a nameless mariachi avenges his girlfriend's murder with a guitar case full of semi-automatic weapons and an endless supply of ammunition -- and the action was non-stop and over-the-top.

Antonio Banderas cut an imposing, mysterious, hell-bent, dangerous and dead sexy figure in his long hair, implacable glower and black suede bandito get-up -- complete with jangling spurs -- as he performed a limber slow-motion ballet of body-twisting, two-fisted gunfire while dodging hails of bullets from evil drug-runners. And all this was set to a steamy, dynamic south-of-the-border score by the great guitaristas of Los Lobos.

But in the new installment, "Once Upon a Time in Mexico," writer-director-editor-composer Rodriguez pollutes the action -- which is uncharacteristically erratic, incongruous and over-edited -- with a needlessly convoluted plot involving 1) a thorny coup attempt against the Mexican president backed by a cartel kingpin (Willem Dafoe) and his turncoat henchman (Mickey Rourke), 2) a crooked and borderline-loco CIA agent (Johnny Depp) playing both sides against the middle, 3) a former FBI agent (Ruben Blades) frustrated with not nailing the kingpin before his retirement, 4) a curvaceous, gung-ho greenhorn federale (Eva Mendez) with ulterior motives, and 5) yet another murder, played out in fantasized-action flashbacks, that the mariachi is out to avenge.

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Get Carter Review


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If the rain-slicked new Sylvester Stallone revenge fantasy flick "Get Carter" seems a little familiar, it's with good reason.

It could be that the picture is a remake of a gnarly 1971 film of the same name (starring Michael Caine, who appears in this one too).

It could be that the bad-guy-going-after-worse-guys plot -- about a Las Vegas mob enforcer determined to find and snuff the people who whacked his estranged brother -- isn't all that different from the story of a hard-as-nails parolee avenging his daughter in last year's "The Limey."

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Mickey Rourke

Date of birth

16th September, 1952

Occupation

Actor

Sex

Male

Height

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