Michael Madsen

Back in the Day star expains why the film is about more than just boxing

The first look at Back in the Day shows what’s been seen in many a boxing movie: flashy fight scenes and drama for the hero inside and outside the well lit ring. But William DeMeo insists to not let those scenes fool you. For one, the climactic victory of the hero Anthony Rodriguez occurs very early in the film.

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Quentin Tarantino's blood-spattered Hateful Eight teaser trailer leaks

While it still hasn’t been released officially, leaks of the teaser trailer for Quentin Tarantino’s The Hateful Eight have been popping up and disappearing all over the internet like a game of virtual Whack-a-Mole. In the meantime, we can talk about the animated gory goodness of the brief clip: According to teaser text, our story takes place “sometime after the Civil War,” and follows a group of people stranded by a blizzard, who share a “deadly connection.”

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Michael Madsen hospitalized after DUI arrest

Michael Madsen was arrested Wednesday on suspicion of drunken driving on the Pacific Coast Highway in Malibu, and was expected to spend the night in a hospital, authorities said. It was the second arrest in six months for the Reservoir Dogs actor.

Madsen was pulled over for driving erratically in a red Pontiac GTO shortly before 3 p.m. Los Angeles County Sheriff’s spokesman Steve Whitmore said. In a preliminary test Madsen had a blood alcohol level of .21, more than twice the legal limit of .08, Whitmore said.

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