Is Jeff Bridges' Cogburn in 'True Grit' a Case of Art Imitating Life?

Jeff Bridges, who currently stars as the drunken U.S. marshal Rooster Cogburn in "True Grit," has made a career out of playing drunks and stoners. His performances have been so convincing -- his stoner, The Dude, in "The Big Lebowski" has become the stuff of legend and he won last year's best actor Academy Award for his washed-up country singer in "Crazy Heart" -- that at least one interviewer questioned whether he's actually acting. Recalling Bridges' heartfelt, if somewhat rambling Oscar...Full Story
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