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Ang Lee

  1. casting
    Here Are the A-Listers Who Said No to Brokeback MountainBrad Pitt and Leonardo DiCaprio are among those who turned down the camping trip of their lives.
  2. close reads
    Ang Lee’s Hulk Is a Bad Movie, Except for This One Amazing ThingIn praise of the panels.
  3. frame rates
    Does a Normal Frame Rate Make Billy Lynn a Better Movie?What exactly does a higher frame rate accomplish?
  4. billy lynn's long halftime walk
    Billy Lynn Has a Fake BeyoncéYou don’t see a lot of her, but still.
  5. trailer mix
    Watch the New Trailer for Ang Lee’s Billy LynnCritics are torn over the film’s 120 fps frame rate.
  6. oscars 2016
    Academy Members Protest Oscars’ Asian Jokes#OscarsSoOffensive.
  7. oscars 2013
    The Eight Ways Oscar Nominees Reacted to Their NominationsFrom the humbled to the jokesters.
  8. hot men
    Male Gaze: Life of Pi’s Castaway DreamboatAng Lee’s handsome discovery is a win for us, too.
  9. movie review
    Edelstein: The Gorgeous Life of Pi Is TranscendentYou’ll walk out of Ang Lee’s latest fervently believing in the magic of movies.
  10. chat room
    Ang Lee on Life of Pi and His Hulk Regret“My problem is that I took the whole thing too seriously.”
  11. the industry
    David Fincher No Longer Attached to Angelina Jolie’s CleopatraSony is now seeking other candidates.
  12. nyff
    Life of Pi to Open New York Film FestivalNYFF goes 3-D.
  13. trailer mix
    Life of Pi Trailer: Tiger, Tiger Burning BrightAng Lee brings us the tale of the shipwrecked teen.
  14. 3d movies
    Ang Lee’s Life of Pi Will Be Promoted With 3-D Scenes in TheatersBecause it’s said to be Avatar-esque.
  15. clickables
    See the First Photo From Ang Lee’s Life of PiAdapted from the novel by Yann Martel.
  16. Ang Lee Wanted Hulk to Look Like Tree of Life“There are some locations [in Tree of Life] I even scouted before.”
  17. the industry
    Mark Wahlberg to Star in Seth MacFarlane’s ‘Ted’Plus: Ang Lee finds an unknown to headline ‘Life of Pi.’
  18. news reel
    Ang Lee and James Schamus on Taking Woodstock“Everybody who goes to an Ang Lee movie wants to be sublimely depressed by the end of the film. And if you have ‘Woodstock’ in the title, you think you’re going to be seeing Joe Cocker screaming onstage.”
  19. quote machine
    Shoveling Poo Exactly What Ellen Page Wants to Be Doing Right NowPlus: Everybody’s sick of Sandra Bullock in real life too.
  20. party chat
    Cross-dressing Liev Schreiber Wows Ang Lee With Legs“When I went to his office, the first thing he said to me was, ‘Wow, you have really nice legs.’ I thought, ‘This part is mine.’”
  21. best of the fest
    2009 Cannes Film Festival Lineup Is Heavy on AuteursNew films from Ang Lee, Jane Campion, Michael Haneke, and others will be debuting here. Also, Quentin Tarantino!
  22. trailer mix
    Demetri Martin and Ang Lee Are Taking WoodstockNot the Fred Durst one, mind you.
  23. the industry
    Paul Rudd, Reese Witherspoon, and Owen Wilson Form Three Points of a Love TrianglePlus: James Iha and one of the dudes from Hanson join a reverse supergroup.
  24. the industry
    Hi-Yo, George Clooney, Away!Is ‘Beverly Hills Ninja 2’ next year’s ‘Snakes on a Plane’? Yes.
  25. countdown
    Ang Lee Casting Theatrical Elite in ‘Taking Woodstock’Dan Fogler! Mamie Gummer! Liev Schreiber as a transvestite!
  26. news reel
    Feel Free to Pitch Your Book to Ang Lee in the Starbucks LineAfter all, that’s basically how he found out about his new project, ‘Taking Woodstock.’
  27. the industry
    Demetri Martin Will Make Love, Not War for Ang LeePlus: Maggie Gyllenhaal replaces Toni Collette in Sam Mendes’s Eggers-penned relationship comedy.
  28. the industry
    Jeremy Piven to Hug It Out OnstagePlus: Ang Lee goes to ‘Woodstock,’ David O. Russell runs off James Caan, and Judd Apatow blah blah next big comedy hit.
  29. news reel
    Wong Kar-Wai Apparently Does Take Off His Sunglasses Sometimes“Nothing happens, for hours. It’s just the way he shoots. Nobody knows what’s happening, not even the actors.”
  30. Adam Duritz Probably Should Have Married Jennifer Aniston When He Had the ChanceCounting Crows lead singer Adam Durtiz laments the fact that he’s 43, single, and sits home a lot. Alan Greenspan is worried about the economy, but he can’t be that worried: He celebrated his 82nd birthday the other night with a pricey dinner at Le Perigord. Jimmy Kimmel says he bought his ex-wife an engagement ring from Costco. Bill Clinton says his favorite movie of the year was Michael Clayton, but that he hasn’t seen There Will Be Blood. Defense attorney Mickey Sherman says he uses Otter’s “It’s the system’s fault!” speech from Animal House to justify defending shady clients. Tina Fey thinks she’s funnier than Jon Stewart.
  31. agenda
    Ang Lee Can Direct Suburban Dysfunction, Too?!Ang Lee is New York’s most ambitious and versatile director, even if he is rarely credited for it.
  32. loose threads
    Nude Pics of Kate and Gisele Up for Auction; Posh Designs for Mouret?• Risque pictures of famous models like Kate Moss and Gisele Bündchen are going up for auction at Christie’s on April 10. The entire collection of 135 prints shot by photographers like Richard Avedon and Diane Arbus ought to fetch about $3 million. [British Vogue]
  33. Chris Rock Has a Good Question About GiulianiEveryone says Giuliani was great on 9/11,” said Chris Rock during his show at MSG on New Year’s Eve. “What about on 9/10?” Joshua Jackson refused to let anyone sit with him and girlfriend Diane Kruger at the Soho Grand’s New Year’s Eve party. ABC anchor Bob Woodruff has made a full recovery from his Iraq injuries and recently went skiing. Eddie Murphy’s ex-wife Nicole Murphy hung out at the Plumm with New York Giant Michael Strahan while Murphy was getting ready to marry Tracey Edmonds on an island in the South Pacific. Britney Spears’s latest team of lawyers dumped her after a “breakdown in communication.”
  34. pop culture's bravest
    Year in Review: Vulture Salutes the Wangs of 2007We really wish we were classy enough not to point out that wangs were popping up everywhere this year, but, sadly, we are not — there were dicks all over the place!
  35. the early-evening news
    R. Kelly’s Publicist Quits Over Huge MisunderstandingPlus: News about Ang Lee!
  36. vulture lists
    10 Video Games That Should Be MoviesHow will Hollywood win us back after the writers strike? They’ll have to make movies based on video games. And not just the crappy kind they’ve been pumping out for the past decade — good ones!
  37. quote machine
    Casey Affleck Interviewed by MoronPlus: Quotes from Kiefer Sutherland and Wes Anderson!
  38. All Is Not Well in Redstone LandMEDIA • Sumner Redstone, the octogenarian CEO of CBS and Viacom, is trying to play all lovey-dovey with his spurned daughter Shari, but the succession to the $50 billion empire is nowhere near resolved. [LAT] • With more than a 1,000 job cuts at Time Inc. behind her, Ann Moore, the CEO who rose from the back room to the boardroom, thinks there’s still plenty of fat to cut — she asked some McKinsey consultants to keep sharpening their knives. [NYP] • ABC News has done gangbusters over the last year, leading nightly news and finally catching up in the morning, so why did their Disney overlords decide to shuffle management at the top? [NYP]
  39. news reel
    Brett Ratner Creeps Us Out a Little at the ‘Lust, Caution’ PremiereFollowing last night’s screening of Ang Lee’s NC-17 Lust, Caution at the Sunshine Cinema, many of the celebs in the crowd seemed cowed by the intensity, violence, and explicitness of the film’s sex scenes.
  40. the take
    Will ‘Lust, Caution’ Save the NC-17 Rating By Not Being So Darn Gay?A man and a woman, no matter how violent, are more marketable than two men.
  41. chat room
    Ang Lee Explores His Sexy Side“At the end of that scene, when she gives that wicked smile, she looks back at him, like, ‘Is that all you can deliver?’”
  42. the take
    Ang Lee’s Critically Panned ‘Lust, Caution’ Wins in Venice. Is It This Year’s ‘Marie Antoinette’?Lousy reviews in the trades for this year’s winner of the Golden Lion.
  43. the industry
    John Goodman Picks ‘Bunyan’Plus industry news about Black Sabbath, Giovanni Ribisi, and more!
  44. the industry
    Yo Joe!Kevin Costner, Dallas, and a really dirty movie!
  45. trailer mix
    ‘Lust, Caution’: Sexy, BoringAction! Romance! A total lack of English-language dialogue!
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