So, producer of mainly junk, Bret Easton Ellis, has caused a big stir with tweets hitting the merely "ok junk" movies of Kathryn Bigelow, and claiming that she only wins awards these days because she is "hot." The high-minded Ellis is currently working with Lindsay Lohan and a porn star on new movie (and we expect a Huey Lewis soundtrack). You'll find some choice comebacks around the Web without much looking and here's The Carpetbagger at NYT. She points out that Ellis loves "Argo" but does not express any views on "hot" director Ben Affleck.
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