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Capone interviews actor Michael Imperioli about his six-film run with Spike Lee, including OLDBOY
Hey everyone. Capone in Chicago here. Michael Imperioli has made quite a career out of playing gangsters and police officers, but his list of credits shows that's he's actually an accomplished actor going back to his earliest work in films like GOODFELLAS , JUNGLE FEVER, MALCOLM X, HOUSEHOLD SAINTS, BAD BOYS, THE BASKETBALL DIARIES, CLOCKERS , DEAD ... (more)
Spike Lee takes revenge on-screen in 'Oldboy'
Spike Lee's films are marked by their explorations of social and political issues, but there have been times when something even more visceral shows up: good old-fashioned vengeance.
Spike Lee's Best Movies
Spike Lee returns to theaters with Oldboy this weekend, and while his remake of the revenge classic marks the first "Film" in a career full of "Joints," it's still the same old Spike behind the cameras -- which, as this week's list will attest, is a very good thing indeed.
Cape Cod Times
Spike Lee still gliding to success
"Rage doesn't have to fester for years, but revenge?" the director Spike Lee said, as he rapidly autographed 50 movie posters in a downtown Manhattan hotel suite.
New York Daily News
Elizabeth Olsen gets creeped out by her own movie, Spike Lee's 'Oldboy'
In the new remake of "Oldboy," Josh Brolin plays a man released after 20 years in prison, and Elizabeth Olsen is a medical worker who helps him get vengeance on those who put him there.
Spike Leea s a Oldboya is a reinterpretation of the South Korean cult thriller
While Spike Lee's latest film is something of a departure for him, he hasn't changed his stripes as far as basketball is concerned, even if there is now a team in Brooklyn, where he grew up and where he still has his production company.
Santa Barbara Independent
Award-Winning Actor Michael Imperioli Named 2013 Downtown Holiday Parade Grand Marshal
The Santa Barbara Downtown Organization is pleased to announce that acclaimed actor, writer and producer Michael Imperioli will serve as this year's Celebrity Grand Marshal for the 61st Annual Downtown Holiday Parade.
Actor Michael Imperioli Named Celebrity Grand Marshal for Downtown Holiday Parade
The Santa Barbara Downtown Organization is pleased to announce that acclaimed actor, writer and producer Michael Imperioli will serve as this year's celebrity grand marshal for the 61st Annual Downtown Holiday Parade.
Spike Lee Didn't Want Halle Berry For Jungle Fever Role
Director Spike Lee was hesitant to cast Halle Berry as a drug addict in his 1991 movie Jungle Fever , because he thought she was too beautiful for the role.
One of the first female hip-hop artists to rise to international fame, Queen Latifah got her start in the music industry as a rapper/human beat-box with the all-female ensemble Ladies Fresh .