| Movie/TV Board|| Liam Hemsworth and Jeff Goldblum Confirmed For 'Independence Day 2' - Augustus on 3/4/15 at 7:19 am|
[quote]“Excited to Officially announce @LiamHemsworth and #JeffGoldblum as the next two pieces of the #IndependenceDay sequel,” the film’s director Roland Emmerich wrote on Twitter.
This news comes right after Jessie Usher was announced as the lead for the movie, which hits theaters on June 24, 2...
| More Sports Board|| Michael Beasley doing Michael Beasley things - Augustus on 3/3/15 at 8:44 am|
After last night's game with Phoenix, Beas was looking for a teammate...who he was staring at.
[i][b]Jason Lieser @PBPjasonlieser[/b][/i]
Henry Walker's phone went off during media. It was Beasley calling him from 3 ft away. Beasley: "Oh my bad, man, I didn't know where you were."
| More Sports Board|| Broussard: NBA executives believe Love will leave Cavs after this year - Augustus on 2/19/15 at 9:35 am|
On Mike & Mike this morning.
Mike & Mike ?@MikeAndMike
"Almost all of the executives I've talked to believe he's leaving Cleveland after this year." - @Chris_Broussard
Of course it's Chris Broussard sooooo...yeah...
| Movie/TV Board|| Anonymous Oscar voter walks you through her ballot - Augustus on 2/18/15 at 1:20 pm|
Via the Hollywood Reporter. Some snippets:
[quote]First, let me say that I'm tired of all of this talk about "snubs" — I thought for every one of [the snubs] there was a justifiable reason. What no one wants to say out loud is that Selma is a well-crafted movie, but there's no art to it. If the ...
| Movie/TV Board|| Will Smith: "After Earth" was the most painful failure of my career - Augustus on 2/13/15 at 7:04 am|
[quote]The comment, in an interview with Esquire, came after the reporter referenced a “Fresh Prince of Bel-Air” quote from Smith’s TV aunt, who advised his character on an episode, “Don’t let success go to your head and failure go to your heart.”
“That was a valuable lesson for me a few years ag...
| More Sports Board|| Big East basketball struggling for ratings on Fox/FS1 - Augustus on 2/13/15 at 7:00 am|
Already this year they've had the two smallest audiences ever for college basketball on broadcast television.
[quote]Two Big East games on Fox proper (Providence-St. John’s in late January and Northwestern-Butler in December) have drawn fewer than 400,000 viewers, the lowest audiences ever for co...
| More Sports Board|| Mozgov on Kevin Love's eye injury: "If he dies, he dies" - Augustus on 2/12/15 at 9:43 am|
Mozgov on Kevin Love's eye injury: "If he dies, he dies."
Love suffered a right corneal abrasion last night and didn't return to the game. The Cavs said Love...
| More Sports Board|| Report: Anthony Mason fighting for his life - Augustus on 2/11/15 at 4:37 pm|
Peter Vecsey @PeterVecsey1
Sickened 2 report, ex-Knick Anthony Mason fighting 4 life. Congestive heart failure, heart attack, 4 surgeries, last one 9 hrs. Sons by side
| Movie/TV Board|| First "Straight Outta Compton" red band trailer - with Dre/Ice Cube intro - Augustus on 2/9/15 at 7:19 am|
I had no idea Paul Giamatti was in this movie. I think it actually looks pretty good....
| Movie/TV Board|| George Romero's son to do Night of the Living Dead "genesis story" - Augustus on 1/28/15 at 9:57 am|
[quote]Radar Pictures has come on board to produce writer-director Cameron Romero’s “Origins,” the genesis story of his father’s iconic “Night of the Living Dead.”
Production is planned for later this year.
“Night of the Living Dead” was released in 1968 and starred Duane Jones, Judith O’Dea a...
| More Sports Board|| ESPN wants to move CFB semis to 1/2/16; playoff still saying no - Augustus on 1/26/15 at 9:45 am|
ESPN doesn't want next season's college football semifinals to be played on New Year's Eve, so they're pushing to move it to Jan. 2. The playoff is not having any of it. This is a reporter for the Sports Business Journal...
Michael Smith ?@SmittySBJSBD
ESPN urges @CFBPlayoff to move semifinals...
| Movie/TV Board|| Vulture article: "What the hell is Mortdecai?" - Augustus on 1/21/15 at 10:50 am|
Pretty funny, but completely accurate. I still have no idea what this movie is about (it starts this week).
[quote]Mortdecai, who do you think you are? Seriously, I'm asking because I have...
| More Sports Board|| SI.com does 2014 first round NFL Draft redux - Augustus on 1/20/15 at 2:58 pm|
Their new top 10:
1. Houston - Derek Carr
2. St. Louis - Odell Beckham Jr.
3. Jacksonville - Aaron Donald
4. Buffalo - Mike Evans
5. Oakland - Khalil Mack
6. Atlanta - Anthony Barr
7. Tampa - Zack Martin
8. Cleveland - Sammy Watkins
9. Minnesota - Jarvis Landry
10. Detroit - Taylor Lewan...
| More Sports Board|| Jaguars name Doug Marrone assistant head coach/OL coach - Augustus on 1/20/15 at 12:18 pm|
[quote]The Jacksonville Jaguars have hired former Buffalo Bills head coach Doug Marrone to be an assistant head coach for offense and offensive line coach.
Marrone went 15-17 in the past two seasons with the Bills before opting out of his contract earlier this month because of uncertainty over po...
| More Sports Board|| Bill Barnwell roasts Mike McCarthy on Grantland today - Augustus on 1/19/15 at 9:30 am|
Too much to copy and paste, but just some snippets:
[quote]For whatever he offers as an offensive guru and a quarterback whisperer, Mike McCarthy is one of the worst in-game decision-makers in the league. It’s one thing to get fourth-and-1 decisions wrong, and McCarthy did in this game. But it wa...
| Movie/TV Board|| Michael Mann's "Blackhat" bombs hard - Augustus on 1/19/15 at 8:25 am|
[link=(http://boxofficemojo.com/movies/?id=mann2015.htm)]$4 million opening weekend with a $70 million budget.[/link]
There was a thread on here sometime last week that mentioned how poor the reviews were. Trailers were weird too - didn't generate any kind of excitement.
Kinda sad to see how ...
| More Sports Board|| Does Mark Helfrich become Larry Coker from here? - Augustus on 1/13/15 at 1:16 pm|
Saw several posts about this on Twitter last night.
[b]Dan Greenspan @DanGreenspan[/b]
Now we find out whether or not Mark Helfrich is Larry Coker 2.0. Got to replace Mariota and overcome the scars of what might have been.
[b]Brian McDonald @sackedbybmac[/b]
Told @themightygwinn earlier that...
| More Sports Board|| National Championship Game uniforms revealed - Augustus on 1/5/15 at 12:02 pm|
No big surprises for Ohio State. Oregon going all-white.
| Movie/TV Board|| Number of movie tickets sold in 2014 lowest since 1995 - Augustus on 1/5/15 at 8:46 am|
[quote]Not only were this year’s domestic admissions of 1.259 billion off 6% from 2013’s 1.34B, but the number of tickets sold hit their lowest level since 1995 when 1.211B people went to the cinema.[/quote]
[quote]Insiders attribute the down year to lackluster product and the lack of even bigger t...
| More Sports Board|| Pettine makes sure you know how many hits Connor Shaw took yesterday - Augustus on 12/29/14 at 1:54 pm|
[b]Tom Reed @treed1919[/b]
Pettine said Connor Shaw was peeing blood after the game after taking shots.
A bit personal... :lol:
But Shaw's always been a tough dude....