London: Actress Scarlett Johansson was terrified of her 'Hitchcock' co-star Anthony Hopkins because of his work on 'Silence of the Lambs'. The 28-year-old actress plays Janet Leigh to his Alfred Hitchcock in the forthcoming biopic and said that she is still scared of him because of his role as serial killer Hannibal Lecter in the 1991 thriller, reported Showbizspy.
"You have to be brave, get into into the shower and face Anthony Hopkins as Hitchcock jabbing you in the face with a 12-inch kitchen knife. As much as he is a pussycat, Anthony is terrifying. Maybe I watched 'Silence Of The Lambs' too much when I was a kid," she said.
Johansson also said that she loved playing Janet though playing a real person was challenging.
"I couldn't mimic her and I only did so much with the things that I picked up on. I guess it's your own interpretation of a person in some way because you want to do the person justice. I'm very excited about it. The cast is...more
11:24 AM, Nov 26, 2012
Bakersfield, California: His granite jaw, toothy grin and steely stare were the tools that made Charles Napier one of the most recognisable actors movie and TV audiences never heard of. From the dim-witted country music star John Belushi flimflammed in 'The Blues Brothers' movie to the scheming military intelligence officer who matched wits with Sylvester Stallone in 'Rambo: First Blood II', Napier appeared in scores of films and TV shows...
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London: Left-handed people are more affected by fear than their right-handed counterparts, a study says. Psychologists found that people who watched an eight minute clip from a scary movie suffered more symptoms associated with post-traumatic stress if they were left-handed. When asked to recall events from the film clip, taken from near the tense climax of thriller 'Silence of the Lambs', left-handed volunteers gave more fragmented accounts filled with more...
04:08 PM, May 02, 2011