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Watch This: Mickey Rourke Cursing, Accepting Spirit Award

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By now you’ve heard — perhaps via our indisputably successful live-blog of yesterday’s Independent Spirit Awards — that Mickey Rourke’s acceptance speech for his Best Male Lead award was mildly entertaining. And for those of you who were not able to catch it live on IFC, I feel some hint of pity. Therefore I am happy to bring you the following video of Rourke’s speech, complete with a call-out to his dead dog and his demanding of the resurgence of Eric Roberts.

See for yourself below.

Neil Miller is the Founder and Publisher of Film School Rejects. For almost a decade, he has been talking movies on television, the radio, and the Internet.

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