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Samuel L. Jackson

From Jedi to Superhero: Samuel L. Jackson’s 10 Biggest Hits

From Jedi to Superhero: Samuel L. Jackson’s 10 Biggest Hits

Samuel L. Jackson is probably best known for two things in Hollywood: his authoritative charisma on-screen and his ability to take on any role at all. His prolific approach has helped make Jackson an iconic cultural figure… but never mind all that, this guy’s the highest-grossing film star of all time! Here are the actor’s ten most successful projects, from “Star Wars” to “Pulp Fiction.”

Who Is Your Favorite Guest Male Actor Ever in “Law & Order”? Here’s the Verdict

Who Is Your Favorite Guest Male Actor Ever in “Law & Order”? Here’s the Verdict

Philip Seymour Hoffman, James Earl Jones and Samuel L. Jackson are the frontrunners.

Top 10 sexiest scenes directed by Tony Scott

Top 10 sexiest scenes directed by Tony Scott

British-born Hollywood director Tony Scott (brother of fellow filmmaker Ridley) died this past Sunday when he jumped from a bridge in Los Angeles. We didn’t know the man so we can remember him only through some of our favorite moments that he directed on the screen (well, at least, our favorite sex-related moments)…

Quentin Tarantino doesn't know what he's in for

Quentin Tarantino doesn't know what he's in for

On December 1, Quentin Tarantino will get roasted by a bunch of inglourious so-and-sos at New York’s Hilton hotel, and I’m betting big bucks he’ll be a totally broken man, ready for the human trash heap, by the end of it. After all, Friars roasts are those splashy affairs where costars, comics, and “friends” take the podium to decimate you with personally attained humor and hilarious potshots gleefully derived at your superstar expense.