Tropic Thunder

“Twilight” Tops Nominees For MTV Movie Awards

  “This year, for the first time ever, we entrusted you with the task of selecting the MTV Movie Awards nominees,” exclaims, “and…you did not disappoint!” Indeed. Twilight took the most nominations this year, including Best Picture, Best Breakthrough Performance (one for Robert Pattinson, one for Taylor Lautner), and Best Female Performance (Kristen Stewart), but in […]

“Iron Man” Robert Downey Jr. on Oscar ‘Irony’

Robert Downey Jr. spoke with USA Today about his Best Supporting Actor nomination for his role in Tropic Thunder as Oscar-obsessed actor Kirk Lazarus. “It’s so funny to me that the role is a guy who is an Oscar-seeking moron. His whole motivation is Oscars,” he says, “Irony is synonymous with pretty much everything that […]

Benjamin Button Leads Oscar Nominees With 13

Benjamin Button leads with 13 nominations with a best actor nod for Brad Pitt.  Clint Eastwood was not nominated as well, so the lead right now to win the Oscar would be Mickey Rourke for the Wrestler.  Heath Ledger did get nominated for his role as the Joker in the Dark Knight.  Robert Downey Jr. […]