The 13 best movies based on urban legends Ghosts, demons, slashers, zombies. These are all some of the typical antagonists behind today’s horror movies, and while the retread of these enemies is a bit tedious, the exposition on how they came to be can save audiences from boredom, and one of the most interesting of explanations is urban legends. As children, we all grow up hearing spooky stories of boogeymen and houses that should not be crossed out of fear for running into our demise, but to find out these stories are true makes the movies all the more terrifying. Urban legends have been the subject of many horror films and while many of them have certainly fell short of the mark, some have hit the target really well, and with the upcoming release of Slender Man, let’s take a look back at some of the best films, both horror and otherwise, based on urban legends. The Burning Release: 1981 Stars: Brian Matthews, Leah Ayres, Brian Backer Rotten … [Read more...] about The 13 Best Movies Based On Urban Legends
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RICHARD Gere is a big name in Hollywood having starred in films such as Pretty Woman and Chicago. Here's everything you need to know about him as he gets set to appear in BBC Two drama MotherFatherSon... How old is Richard Gere and what's his background? Richard Gere, 68, is an American actor from Philadelphia. Both his parents were descendants from the Mayflower and Pilgrim Fathers are among his ancestors. He initially intended to be a minister and majored in philosophy at University in Massachusetts but dropped out after two years. Richard's first major acting role was in the original London stage version of Grease in 1973. Although he was raised a Methodist, he developed an interest in Buddhism in his twenties and is now a practicing Tibetan Buddhist - he first met the Dalai Lama in 2010. He doesn't eat red meat but is often mistakenly cited as being vegetarian or vegan. What are Richard Gere's hit movies? Richard Gere has starred in many blockbuster hits. In 1990, … [Read more...] about How old is Richard Gere, how young was he in Pretty Woman, what are his hit movies and who does he play in MotherFatherSon?
Richard Gere and new wife Alejandra Silva continue to celebrate their secret wedding!The 68-year-old actor secretly wed the Spanish publicist, 35, "weeks and weeks ago" in a low-key civil ceremony, and the couple threw a lavish wedding bash over the weekend at Gere's estate in Pound Ridge, New York, to officially celebrate their union.Guests at the soirée reportedly included chef Eric Ripert, composer Bette Sussman, actress Saundra Santiago and several Tibetan monks. Gere is a known Buddhist, and Silva reportedly converted to the religion once she became serious with the "Pretty Woman" actor.See photos of the couple together: 23 PHOTOS Richard Gere and Alejandra Silva together See Gallery Richard Gere and Alejandra Silva together MADRID, SPAIN - DECEMBER 11: (L-R) Richard Gere and Alejandra Silva attend the 'La Cena' (The Dinner) premiere at the Capitol cinema on December 11, 2017 in Madrid, Spain. (Photo by Fotonoticias/Getty Images) Richard Gere … [Read more...] about Richard Gere and new wife Alejandra Silva celebrated their wedding with a star-studded party
The Only Living Boy in New York⋆⋆ out of four starsRated: R for language and some drug material.Theater: Uptown. This eminently forgettable ensemble drama continues the current mini-trend of drawing film titles from old Paul Simon songs that play out full-length in the film. It worked ever so much better for “Baby Driver.” The film begins promisingly, with swanky production design and polished work by cinematographer Stuart Dryburgh. The setting is the sort of posh but troubled Manhattan that is home base for Woody Allen’s serious movies. The title character, preppy 20-something Tom Webb (Callum Turner, a doppelgänger for the young Richard Gere), feels ever so lonely. Mimi (Kiersey Clemons), the girlfriend he covets, keeps him locked in the friend zone. Mom (Cynthia Nixon) is rich-woman depressed and dad (Pierce Brosnan) is publishing-executive distant. So distant that he squires a beautiful and seductive woman out to dinner on evenings when he … [Read more...] about Movies in brief: ‘The Only Living Boy in New York,’ ‘Menashe’ & ‘The Fencer’
Richard Gere is a married man!The "Pretty Woman" actor, 68, secretly married his 35-year-old Spanish girlfriend, Alejandra Silva, "weeks and weeks ago," People reported on Monday.The outlet reports that the couple, who started dating back in 2014, are "extraordinarily happy, [...] so comfortable with each other, have fun together and are looking forward to their future together."HOLA! first reported the news, saying that Gere and Silva wed in a civil ceremony, with a full celebration with family and friends to come later this spring in New York City.See photos of Richard Gere and Alejandra Silva together: 23 PHOTOS Richard Gere and Alejandra Silva together See Gallery Richard Gere and Alejandra Silva together MADRID, SPAIN - DECEMBER 11: (L-R) Richard Gere and Alejandra Silva attend the 'La Cena' (The Dinner) premiere at the Capitol cinema on December 11, 2017 in Madrid, Spain. (Photo by Fotonoticias/Getty Images) Richard Gere and Alejandra Silva attend the 'The … [Read more...] about Richard Gere, 68, secretly got married to his 35-year-old Spanish girlfriend Alejandra Silva