Nightcrawler: Jake Gyllenhaal Creepy Confident News Stringer Strikes Jarring Chord
Jake Gyllenhaal in Nightcrawler is the creepy confident news stringer who teaches himself the ropes and the film will strike a jarring chord with all who watch it. The movie’s unflinching look at the six o’clock news coverage of the terrible things that happen to the public, aka their viewing audience, by the use of roving camera teams will change how Mr. and Mrs. Average will see the news in general. The film punches home the fact that bad things happen to good people and that it takes the odd, creepy and dispassionate to capture these violent and gory events when they happen.
Kanye West Plea Bargain Leaves Him Open to Lawsuit
Kanye West entered a plea of no contest to the battery charges brought against him for the assault of paparazzi Daniel Ramos in 2013; the rapper has missed any jail time as his lawyer set up a plea bargain which leaves him open to a lawsuit by the pap photographer. Despite the deal struck by his legal rep, West is still on a two year probation and must have anger management counseling as well as 250 hours of community service.
Justin Bieber Bodyguard and Driver Caught by Long Arm of the Law
It certainly seems like Justin Bieber cannot get away from law enforcement officials; now one of the Canadian singer’s bodyguards and a driver have been arrested by the long arm of the law. The security team member and Bieber’s driver were both charged with theft. Both men stand accused of stealing a photographer’s camera outside of an amusement arcade at an amusement park in Sandy Springs, Georgia.
Alec Baldwin Liberal Homophobe and Paparazzi Bully?
New MSNBC talk show host Alec Baldwin is well known for being a liberal, he is also becoming well known as a homophone and paparazzi bully. Is the 55 year-old actor and former star of 30 Rock really as homophobic as his remarks suggest? He definitely seems to fall back on these anti-gay slurs at the drop of a hat, or, at least at the drop of a paparazzi.
Justin Bieber Bashed by a Bottle in Brazil (Video)
Justin Bieber in Brazil has had one long tour-leg that can be summed up in three words: badness, bottles and brothels. First, the Canadian entertainer was caught sneaking out of a Rio de Janeiro brothel. Somewhat fittingly, Justin was covered with either a blanket, or a sheet depending on which Brazilian paper you read, but with his grey wraparound tattoo peeking out and his ubiquitous bodyguards, it was still obviously him.