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Billy Bob Thornton And Eva Longoria Join Redneck Abuse Comedy Baytown Disco
The Bad Santa star and former foul-mouthed husband of Angelina Jolie has just boarded a new comedy about child abuse and redneck shenanigans. Called The Baytown Disco, it follows three hapless, white trash brothers who agree to help a hot chick get her son back from a father she claims has been abusing him.
Billy Bob Thornton Officially In Negotiations For Bad Santa 2
We couldn't agree more about Bad Santa being a Christmas perennial, but that still doesn't mean a sequel is necessary. Though really, who knows-- the movie is all about Thornton and his performance, and if he's on board and enthusiastic he might be able to bring the magic yet again
Apatow's Bridesmaids And Billy Bob Thornton Directed Doc To Debut At SXSW
The SXSW film festival is only days away and yet the Austin based mega-fest isn’t done adding big films to its lineup. This afternoon they let us know that they’ve lined up a closing night film, directed by frequent southby attendee Billy Bob Thornton. The movie’s called King of Luck and it’s a documentary about the greatness of Willie Nelson.
Why You Should Watch Bad Santa On Christmas
This is a dark and disturbed Christmas comedy for everyone who’s sick of being forced to listen to some lounge-singer version of jingle bells when they walk through the grocery store. This is not a movie for the broad-shouldered
Billy Bob Thornton Blames Video Games For Bad Movies
Billy Bob Thornton is never afraid to shout out some sort of half-cocked, hypocritical opinion. So here’s another one from him, maybe the dumbest thing he’s said in at least a few months. He thinks movies are terrible and it’s all those darn video games fault
Billy Bob Thornton Teases Bad Santa 2
Now that Thanksgiving’s nearly out of the way, people are getting down with Christmas. For me Christmas mostly means sitting around watching Christmas movies. At the top of my yearly viewing list? Bad Santa
Surprise! Jennifer Carpenter Is In Faster
Not only is does this individual play a pivotal role in the film, but she’s becoming a relatively well-known actress as well. It's Dexter’s Jennifer Carpenter!
Moon Bloodgood Signs On For Faster
loodgood will play the ex-girlfriend of Johnson's character, while British actor Oliver Jackson-Cohen has signed on to play "a self-made millionaire who kills for fun." In case you were in doubt as to what kind of movie Faster is
Maggie Grace And Salma Hayek In Talks To Join Faster
No word on where Grace will fit into the plot, but presumably someone has to get kidnapped as incentive for Cop to go easy on Driver, and someone needs to play a sultry seducer to throw a wrench into the plans
Billy Bob Thornton And The Rock: Together At Last!
In the history of unlikely couples together onscreen, Billy Bob Thornton and Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson might be the oddest and the most entertaining. Somehow the gods have smiled upon us and the two of them are set to star in Faster
Boxing Billy Bob
The book’s author, F.X. Toole died before completing it, and was then released posthumously even though somewhat unfinished. It’s about a widowed boxer and contender named Dan Cooley, dealing with depression