Julia Roberts took several balls to the face on Thursday.
During the actress' appearance on The Tonight Show, Jimmy Fallon invited her to play a game of "Face Balls." The rules are simple: Roberts and Fallon take turns throwing balls at each other's faces. Footage of the impact is then shown in slow motion. Laughter ensues.
No child left behind: TV's history of orphans
"There are so many jokes, it's giving me a headache," Roberts bewailed, before continuing her dirty quips. "This is like the comedy version of Fifty Shades of Grey."read more
[Warning: The following article contains major spoilers about HBO's The Normal Heart. Read at your own risk!]
HBO's The Normal Heart chronicles the emergence of AIDS in New York City in the early 1980s. Ryan Murphy's adaptation, based on the 1985 play by Larry Cramer, offers a shattering examination of both the physical effects of the disease itself, as well as the personal and political implications of the government's lack of response to the growing epidemic. The film tells the story through a group of characters who are struggling to make their voices heard amid the crisis. Here are 10 ways the movie broke our hearts:read more
The heart breaks while tempers violently flare in HBO's The Normal Heart (Sunday, 9/8c), Ryan Murphy's emotionally and politically explosive film version of Larry Kramer's provocative stage drama about the early response, within and outside the gay community, to the '80s AIDS crisis.
Teeming with anger, sorrow, passion and purpose, this powerful and harrowing movie is part tragic love story in plague times, part agitprop manifesto and tribute to tireless activism. "We're not yelling loud enough!" bellows Ned Weeks (an engagingly abrasive Mark Ruffalo), the story's pushy moral conscience, a belligerent scold who refuses to play nice when so many lives are at stake.read more