The man featured in the Mark BoalPlayboy story that inspired The Hurt Locker is suing its producers, claiming he was cheated out of his rightful "financial participation." Boal claims that the movie is fiction the soldier originally praised. [LAT]
There's nothing like being a sudden frontrunner to bring on the counterattacks. As The Hurt Locker has gone from underdog to juggernaut in the Oscar race, its creators are battling claims that the movie was inaccurate or disrespectful to troops.
If you thought the past few months of overexposure have already exhausted the possibilities for amusement via the Jersey Shore cast, this preview of them re-enacting Oscar-nominated films might change your mind.