Woody Harrelson

Woody Harrelson had to get high to survive a dinner with Trump

Despite announcing earlier this year that he has given up cannabis, the name Woody Harrelson will always go with marijuana like peanut butter and jelly… and all the other munchie delights. After “30 solid years of just partying too f—king hard,” it’s been a year since...

Wednesday, November 8, 2017 - 7:07pm

Rob Reiner on overcoming his hatred of LBJ and how Trump has changed everything

Rob Reiner isn’t your usual 70-year-old. There’s a Churchillian restlessness and energy to the actor, writer, director, producer, activist, and bona-fide American national treasure that could reinvigorate a corpse. Just one look through his CV as a director proves that Reiner isn...

Thursday, November 2, 2017 - 11:59am

Every spoiler in 'War for the Planet of the Apes'

This piece contains spoilers. It’s war “War for the Planet of the Apes” opens with a battle. Two years have passed since the events of “Dawn of the Planet of the Apes,” which ended with human-ape relations frayed, probably for good. Now it’s even worse. Most...

Thursday, July 13, 2017 - 7:33pm

Steve Zahn on how 'War for the Planet of the Apes' is about right now

Roddy McDowall had it easy. In the old “Planet of the Apes” movies, the actor — along with the likes of Kim Hunter, Sal Mineo and John Huston — got to wear beautiful, elaborate ape masks. Not Steve Zahn. To play a chimp in “War for the Planet of the Apes,”...

Thursday, July 13, 2017 - 1:30pm

'War for the Planet of the Apes' is maybe a bit too serious

‘War for the Planet of the Apes’ Director: Matt Reeves Stars: Andy Serkis, Woody Harrelson Rating: PG-13 3 (out of 5) Globes The original “Planet of the Apes” movies were meant for kids, but they weren’t dumb. They were arguably the most political and radical...

Wednesday, July 12, 2017 - 12:41pm

Woody Harrelson lost his part in ‘Dumb and Dumber’ in a bet

Hollywood history is littered with stories of what ifs and maybes, as actors pick one role over another for a variety of reasons, before occasionally regretting their choice later. But instead of thinking long and hard about whether or not to take the role of Harry Dunne in “Dumb and Dumber,...

Wednesday, July 5, 2017 - 12:19pm

New 'War for the Planet of the Apes' trailer looks heavy, man

Back in the late ’60s/early ’70s, moviegoers got a new “Planet of the Apes” movie every year. They were seen as disposable crap for kids. Not anymore. “War for the Planet of the Apes” has a new trailer, and it looks heavy. It’s a respectable series now,...

Tuesday, May 16, 2017 - 1:14pm