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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.


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