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Charlie Sheen: Guns n’ Neuroses


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Charlie Sheen is a train wreck.  He has melted down very publicly over the course of decades.  In this interview from the August 1990 issue of Movieline magazine, Lawrence Grobel asked Sheen about his troubled youth.  It turns out that Sheen was going down a bad path long before he found fame and fortune in movies like Red Dawn, Platoon and Wall Street.  In a line that borders of prophesy, Sheen told Grobel “Me and AIDS got famous at the same time.”  Grobel paints the portrait of an angry young man struggling to set things right.

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What the Hell Happened to Jennifer Grey?


Jennifer Grey

Jennifer Grey

In the mid-to-late 80’s, Jennifer Grey was a rising star.  She had worked with top-tier directors like Francis Ford Coppola and John Hughes.  After just three years in movies, Grey was nominated for a Golden Globe for Best Actress.  And then she vanished.  Grey’s career went from hot to cold so fast she says she actually considered changing her name and starting over!

What the hell happened?

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What the Hell Happened to Lea Thompson?


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Lea Thompson

Lea Thompson is best known for playing Michael J. Fox’s mom in the Back to the Future trilogy.  For most of the 80’s, she seemed like an actress poised for stardom.  But when the decade ended, Thompson’s movie career dried up.  From there, she transitioned into television.  First as the star of her own sitcom and then in frequent made-for-TV-movies.  Despite having worked steadily for more than three decades, Thompson never achieved A-list status.

What the hell happened?

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