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The Beaver

Scandal, Strategy and ‘Beaver’

While not Mission Accomplished, Stage 1 of "Save the Beaver" is a rousing success.

‘The Beaver’

FILM REVIEW: Jodie Foster's on-target dramedy transcends its real-world baggage.

Mel Gibson Booked on Battery Charge Night of ‘Beaver’ Premiere

"He was very pleasant," an officer tells THR of the actor, who was fingerprinted and had his mugshot taken.

Mel Gibson’s ‘The Beaver’ Declares Everything Is Not Going to Be OK

Director Jodie Foster describes the film as "the biggest struggle of my professional life."

The Complicated Life of Jodie Foster

With two Oscars, the actress-turned-director is about to debut her not- exactly-mainstream movie ("The Beaver") with a not-exactly-perfect star (Mel Gibson).

Mel Gibson Film ‘Beaver’ Plays to Rousing Applause at SXSW Premiere

One attendee tells The Hollywood Reporter that the Jodie Foster-directed movie makes Gibson "more sympathetic," though another admits it was hard to get past the actor's "statements about Jews."

The Beaver: Film Review

The much-delayed movie survives its life/art parallels -- thanks to star Gibson -- to deliver a hopeful portrait of mental illness that is quirky, serious and sensitive.

SXSW: Jodie Foster Defends Mel Gibson at ‘Beaver’ Premiere (Video)

The director tells The Hollywood Reporter that "anybody who comes to see the film and understands Mel's extraordinary performance in the movie can't go away untouched by his humanity."

Jodie Foster on Mel Gibson: ‘I Knew the Minute I Met Him, I Would Love Him’ Forever

The director, sometimes with tears in her eyes, speaks candidly in the new Hollywood Reporter magazine about the "lifetime of pain" he brought to "The Beaver," her loyalty, and what she knew as his…

South by Southwest Festival: The Guide to ‘Spring Break for Geeks’

How to navigate Austin's SXSW, which has evolved beyond music and has Hollywood heading to Texas.

Mel Gibson’s Copy of ‘The Beaver’ Was Stolen

The L.A. County Sheriff's Department is investigating who took the final cut DVD out of the actor's Malibu mailbox.

Mel Gibson Film ‘The Beaver’ to Premiere at 2011 SXSW Festival

Head to SXSW in March if you want to get a look at Coco, a goofy alien and a talking beaver.