Hollywood Gives Drone Crews The American Sniper Treatment With Good Kill

The trailer for Good Kill, a movie featuring Ethan Hawke and January Jones that dives into the peculiar existence of USAF drone pilots, particularity the shooting kind, dropped today and it looks... interesting. This will be first of a whole slew of films coming out post-American Sniper that will deal with soldier's… » 3/30/15 5:39pm Monday 5:39pm

Hollywood Is Making A Self-Driving Car-Racing-Action-Comedy Thing

You know the worst part about racing movies? Drivers. They're so dull and milquetoast, never showing emotion, but needlessly devolving into wild rivalries based on outmoded ideas like "skill" and "talent." The director of The Pirates of the Caribbean wants to change that. » 2/19/15 8:55pm 2/19/15 8:55pm

Riding shotgun in Steve McQueen's $10 million Jaguar XKSS

In 1958, Steve McQueen bought this Jaguar XKSS from a local TV personality who kept it parked in a studio lot on Sunset Blvd. McQueen cajoled his wife Nellie into writing a check for $5,000—today around $40,000—and became the third owner of XKSS chassis number 713, a car that had originally been imported a year… » 4/21/14 12:48pm 4/21/14 12:48pm

Hollywood Already Did Top Gun II... And It Was Terrible

It looks like Top Gun II is back on again after the death of Tony Scott shot the sequel project down to earth in a ball of flames. Our sister site i09 has it that Top Gun II's plot will feature Tom Cruise proving that a human in the cockpit still cannot be beat by a drone. The only problem is that this movie has… » 4/02/14 4:28pm 4/02/14 4:28pm

Gawker Media Greenlights Defamer Reboot; Ankled Exec to Helm

Does anyone remember Beejoli Shah? She was the former GENERATE media employee whose toes were once slurped by director Quentin Tarantino after the two met at a party in The Hills a couple of years ago. The reason some of you may know this is because Beejoli sent a graphic play-by-play of the toe-coital encounter in an… » 6/11/13 4:11pm 6/11/13 4:11pm

The Best Cars Of Hollywood Directors

Quentin Tarantino is not a car guy. He's more into drinking in Iceland than going the Jay Leno way. Also, I have no idea what his daily driver is, but according to our spy satellites (provided by Google), he still has the Chevy Pussy Wagon on his driveway. Nice touch. » 4/24/13 1:23pm 4/24/13 1:23pm

Relax, The Valet Had Will.I.Am's $700,000 DeLorean The Whole Time

The "will.i.am possibly stolen DeLorean saga" has taken another turn. Apparently, the singer's car was more "misplaced" than "stolen." » 8/14/12 2:30pm 8/14/12 2:30pm

Who Rolled A Reliant Robin In L.A. And Why?

Jeremy Clarkson is already a well known Reliant Robin roller, having dumped one sideways on several South Yorkshire roundabouts. But who is proving the three-wheeled mini car's propensity for instability in Los Angeles? » 6/21/12 3:00pm 6/21/12 3:00pm

The Enormous Secret Weapons Depot Hidden Underneath Manhattan

Manhattan's SoHo neighborhood is mostly filled with bored models and stupid-expensive boutiques. But on one grimy, absolutely ignorable corner is the entrance to a cavern stuffed with guns, rockets, cocaine, and riot shields. This is where Hollywood locks and loads. » 2/09/12 4:15pm 2/09/12 4:15pm

The Hollywood Cars of Future Present

For next week's LA Auto Show, Honda, Hyundai, Subaru and Mercedes designers let loose with what they imagine the movie cars of the future will look like. » 11/07/11 1:30pm 11/07/11 1:30pm

The other reason why people think Chris Brown is an asshat

The mistreatment of handicapped parking spaces by Los Angeles' celebrities has grown to include singer/actor/girlfriend mistreater Chris Brown, whose having trouble finding spots for his car fleet — including his famous custom-painted P-51 Lamborghini. » 7/21/11 9:30am 7/21/11 9:30am

Honda Accord Only Flaw In Otherwise Perfect Wisconsin Drive-In Theater…

I spent my senior year in high school working as the ticket-booth guy at the soon-to-be-defunct Island Auto Movie, and so I feel profound pain over the Death Of The American Drive-In Theater. But the drive-in isn't dead in Wisconsin! » 8/28/10 1:00pm 8/28/10 1:00pm

Tom Cruise And Cameron Diaz Visit Top Gear, Molest The Stig

While in England promoting their film Knight and Day, Tom Cruise and Cameron Diaz stopped by the Top Gear test track/set for a few laps in the show's Reasonably Priced Car. They also found time to grope the Stig. » 7/23/10 10:30am 7/23/10 10:30am

Warren Zevon Would Have Appreciated This

There is so much going on here. The hairy-handed gent who ran amuck hooked up with the bride of Satan and rocked some serious snake action in Kent? I love it. [via FuckYeahCarburetors] » 7/21/10 4:30pm 7/21/10 4:30pm

At 80 Years Old, Steve McQueen is Still Cooler Than You

Terrence Steven McQueen was born eighty years ago today. Three decades after his death, the King of Cool has lost none of his luster. This one goes out to him, Peggy Moffitt, and a certain Ferrari Lusso. » 3/24/10 2:45pm 3/24/10 2:45pm

Alex Cox Goes HO Scale: Repo Chick!

I say Alex Cox's Repo Man stands as The Greatest Car Movie Of All Time. His latest film- which should be released this year, Hollywood politics permitting- might turn out to be the Greatest Toy Car Movie Of All Time. » 1/30/10 4:00pm 1/30/10 4:00pm

The Movie That Put Paul Newman In The Driver's Seat: "Winning"

After reviewing a good Paul Newman book, we ought to watch the trailer from the film that helped turn Newman from ordinary car lover to rabid racer. » 10/18/09 6:30pm 10/18/09 6:30pm

Mean Mopar Streets: Harvey Keitel Versus David Proval!

We honored Harvey Keitel's Mean Streets ride in the Murilee's Movie Car Hall Of Fame, and there's no better way to start winding down Crash Week than to show that car getting violently destroyed, gangland-style! » 9/27/09 10:30am 9/27/09 10:30am

The Sinister 15: Murilee's Favorite Bad Guy Movie Cars

I admit it, I missed a whole bunch of great cars in my last movie car list and the biggest omission was the '73 Eldorado driven by the Drāno-force-feeding pimp in Magnum Force. » 8/09/09 6:00pm 8/09/09 6:00pm