Al Pacino as Joe Paterno is staring into your soul

The first look at Al Pacino playing the late former Penn State football head coach Joe Paterno is striking. HBO released the first image Sunday of its as-yet-untitled film that will chronicle the infamous Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse scandal. The film will be directed by Barry Levinson. Pacino will be working with Riley Keough,...
Via New York Post
20 days ago

PHOTO: Al Pacino As Joe Paterno For HBO Film

Last month, it was reported that Barry Levinson was set to film an HBO drama featuring former Penn State football coach Joe Paterno, who would be played by Al Pacino. We haven’t heard much about the film since it was initially announced, but now we have a first-look at Pacino portraying Paterno for the upcoming film. On Sunday, HBO sent out a photo that shows a remarkable resemblance...
Via Campus Sports Net
21 days ago

These 20 reboots actually went right

Reboots in television and film are the most literal examples that prove there is no such thing as a new idea under the sun. Hollywood is often lazy. It looks at what works in the past, and it tries to replicate its success again. Oftentimes, these attempts at bringing up the old fail miserable. But once in a while, a modern take on an old idea turns out pretty well. Here are 20 examples of that. 
June 09, 2017  |  Discuss

The Cheat Sheet: Durant and LeBron rapping, the AAC wanting to be more than it is, Al Pacino as Joe Paterno

It was a slow day in the world of sports on Monday, but some notable news stories and pieces came out on The Comeback including Kevin Durant and LeBron James’ short joint rapping career, great Cavs-Warriors content, the AAC wanting to be more than it is, and Al Pacino as Joe Paterno.  Durant and LeBron’s short joint rapping career LeBron James and Kevin Durant might be rivals...
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June 06, 2017  |  Discuss

Report: Al Pacino to play Joe Paterno in HBO movie about Jerry Sandusky

Hollywood legend Al Pacino is reportedly set to play Joe Paterno in an HBO production that focuses on the Jerry Sandusky sex abuse scandal that rocked Penn State in 2011. This news was first reported by Kate Stanhope of the Hollywood Reporter, who notes Oscar-winning director Barry Levinson will direct the film. At this time, it’s unknown who the other major players will be...
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June 05, 2017  |  Discuss

The best sports movies available to stream right now

Finding something to watch on a streaming service can be daunting because of the overabundance of options. There's always a new and exciting original series, plenty of Hollywood blockbusters, and, heck, reruns of old favorites available to watch. Sports movies are a special breed. For the most part, they hit similar beats: meet the team, here's the coach keeping it all together,...
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February 24, 2017  |  Discuss

Movies you can stream now to get your football fix

Welp, it’s over.While the New England Patriots Super Bowl Parade brought us Rob Gronkowski doing Rob Gronkowski things, it also brought us a very sad realization: meaningful football won’t be around for another seven months. Every year, football fans reach the highest of highs with the Super Bowl only to come down to a crushing depression that hits almost as hard as Kam Chancellor...
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February 08, 2017  |  Discuss

TRAILER: Al Pacino Stars in Drama 'Manglehorn'

In the big screen drama Manglehorn, Al Pacnio plays an eccentric small-town Texas locksmith, A.J. Manglehorn, who decides to make a new start, years after the woman he loves breaks his
Via Stack
June 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Al Pacino Stars in 'Danny Collins'

Al Pacino portrays an aging 1970's rock star who makes a life altering discovery in the big screen dramedy Danny Collins. In this star-studded film, Collins comes across a 40-year-old
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March 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Al Pacino Stars in Drama 'The Humbling'

In the provocative big screen drama The Humbling, Al Pacino portrays fading stage actor Simon Axler, who moves into an upstate New York farmhouse with a much younger woman. Simon's girlfriend Pegeen
Via Stack
December 21, 2014  |  Discuss

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