Mark Harris: “Why the Academy Should Fire Brett Ratner”

Thanks to this essay by Mark Harris at Grantland.com. I feel a lot less like a fuming hothead for suggesting earlier that Brett Ratner’s behavior shouldn’t be pardoned. …at a Los Angeles Q&A after a screening of Tower Heist, the film’s director Brett Ratner...
Posted On 07 Nov 2011

Mark Harris: "Why the Academy Should Fire Brett Ratner"

Thanks to this essay by Mark Harris at Grantland.com. I feel a lot less like a fuming hothead for suggesting earlier that Brett Ratner’s behavior shouldn’t be pardoned. …at a Los Angeles Q&A after a screening of Tower Heist, the film’s director Brett Ratner...
Posted On 07 Nov 2011

Oscar Producer Brett Ratner: “Rehearsing is for fags!”

I sincerely believe the Academy needs to fire Brett Ratner. Last week, Brett Ratner told the world that yes, he did “bang” Olivia Munn, but it was “before she was Asian” (an admission he made not while under questioning by Howard Stern but as a guest on a...
Posted On 07 Nov 2011

Oscar Producer Brett Ratner: "Rehearsing is for fags!"

I sincerely believe the Academy needs to fire Brett Ratner. Last week, Brett Ratner told the world that yes, he did “bang” Olivia Munn, but it was “before she was Asian” (an admission he made not while under questioning by Howard Stern but as a guest on a...
Posted On 07 Nov 2011

Mark Harris on Three Dumb Oscar Rules that Need to Change

  Like a snake eating its own tail, Mark Harris, over at Grantland, suggests that as we wait out the lull (read: as we wait for the Big Oscar Movies to drop), perhaps it’s time to scrutinize the group we love to hate: So while we wait, perhaps it’s time to turn to the...
Posted On 17 Oct 2011