In Psycho , Norman Bates hinted early on that he killed and taxidermied his mother, when he told Janet Leigh that she was as harmless as one of his stuffed birds. That's one example of 10 foreshadowing scenes presented in this video. Other movies in the video: Skyfall, Total Recall, The Shawshank Redemption, Reservoir Dogs, The Usual Suspects, The Shining, Ace Ventura: Pet Detective, Jurassic Park, and Shaun of the Dead. SHARE / TWEET / 8 COMMENTS movies GET THE BOING BOING NEWSLETTER Loading... Spinal Tap's $400m lawsuit against Vivendi will proceed Harry Shearer says he received $98 in total music royalties and $81 in merchandising income for Spinal Tap from entertainment giant Vivendi, thanks to the company’s (extremely) creative accounting. He’s been suing them for more than a year, and just scored an important court victory that will allow him to proceed, with US District Court […]
John Corbett was cast as radio DJ Chris Stevens, based on a Jack in the Box commercial he starred in. When the show became popular, Corbett hired a publicist and began making appearances on high-profile shows like Entertainment Tonight and The Tonight Show , but things didn’t work out for him, publicity-wise. “I found myself caring more about getting the cover of People Magazine, which I was in the running for at some time, than I cared about the f**king TV show that I was working on that put me in this eye,” Corbett said . “So, the next day I fired my publicist and I never did another press thing ever.” He said he refused to pose for Northern Exposure cast photos, including the reunion ones . “I just went, ‘You know what? I’m just here to act.’”
Spoilers for a Mad Men episode from a year ago (or 46 years ago, depending on how you're counting): Near the end of Season 5, the "Pryce" in Sterling Cooper Draper Pryce is suddenly dropped as a partner in the ad agency, and then he hangs himself in his office. Lane Pryce had been depressed for a while due to legal, financial, and "having a terrifying dad" problems, and after being caught embezzling money from the company, he finally decides to end it all. OK, so that's some pretty heavy shit, but nobody could have predicted that things would end so tragically for Lane, right?