All posts tagged: Jumanji

You Got The Job: Rare Celebrity Audition Tapes

This video will be (if it isn’t already) all the rage very soon. It features 40 clips of rare celebrity auditions for roles in all of your favorite movies. Some of these actors got the roles and some didn’t. It’s pretty crazy to see some amazing actors lose out on roles and then see Megan Fox appear to flub her lines (I could be wrong on that) yet still get the role. Sunrise, Sunset. Anywho, the auditions include: Martin Freeman and Bennedict Cumberbatch – “Sherlock” Robert Downey JR – “Backdraft” Brad Pitt – “Backdraft” Leonardo DiCaprio – “Outsiders” Lindsay Lohan – “The Parent Trap” Robert de Niro – “Godfather” Alyson Hannigan – “American Pie” Michael Cera – “Superbad” Sophie Turner – “Game of Thrones” Selena Gomez – “Wizards of Waverly Place” Megan Fox – “Transformers” Natalie Portman – “Leon: The Professional” Matthew Fox – “Lost” Ellen Page – “Juno” Russell Brand – “Forgetting Sarah Marshall” Jennifer Connelly – “Blue Heaven” Hugh Laurie – “House M.D” Hugh Jackman – “X-Men” Raven Symone – “The Cosby Show” …

Thank You Robin Williams

Throughout the time The Nostalgia Blog has existed, several celebrities and icons have passed away. We usually say a few nice words post a clip and move on. I’m not going to pretend like that isn’t exactly how I am approaching the passing of Robin Williams but I will say that this is the most heavyhearted I’ve ever been to write a post for this blog. Robin Williams transcends generations when it came to his performing. Proof of this is how I found out this sad news. My dad, who rarely texts and never talks celebrity news was the one who broke this news to me with a text early yesterday evening. When I told the news to the people I was around it was utter shock. One person even started to cry. I’ve never seen someone react that way to a celebrity’s death. Shortly after that came everyone talking about their favorite Robin Williams movies. In a sad way Robin Williams’ passing brings out what this blog is about. Tragically he has passed away …