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Ryan Dunn PICTURED Before Fatal Crash

6/21/2011 2:41 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF

Roughly two hours before "Jackass" star Ryan Dunn crashed his Porsche and died Monday morning ... he posed for pics with fans in a Philly-area bar ... glassy-eyed and flushed. 

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The pics show Ryan and his friends drinking at around 1 AM at a bar called Barnaby's of America in West Chester.

After downing at least 3 beers and 3 shots in 4-hours ...Ryan hit the road in his Porsche 911 GT3.

At around 2:38 AM, Ryan crashed -- killing himself and an unidentified passenger.

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Officials later identified the passenger who was killed in the fatal crash as 30-year-old Zachary Hartwell ... a friend who had been hanging with Dunn at a Philly-area bar earlier in the night.

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Cops say both Dunn and Hartwell (pictured above right) both died as a result of injuries sustained in the crash around 2:38 AM Monday morning.

Sources who were at the bar with the two men tell us Dunn had intended to drop Hartwell off at his home ... and then Dunn planned to hang out with another friend after that.

The Coroner's Office just released the autopsy results for both men -- who, we're told, were each dead by the time officials arrived at the scene.

Based on the autopsy results, the crash was so violent, it seems it was impossible to determine if the two died from the impact of the crash itself or from the fire that resulted.

Officials say the toxicology results for both men -- which would help determine the role alcohol played in the crash -- will be released in 4 to 6 weeks.



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Margera RIPS Ebert -- SHUT UP About Ryan Dunn


Bam Margera is FURIOUS with Roger Ebert -- telling the the movie critic to shut his "fat f**king mouth" over a tweet Ebert posted yesterday, criticizing Bam's friend and "Jackass" co-star Ryan Dunn for drinking and driving ... just hours after Dunn passed away.

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After TMZ posted the story that Dunn was seen drinking at a Philly-area bar before his fatal crash, Ebert posted a tweet that read, "Friends don't let jackasses drink and drive."

After a day of silence, Bam finally went to his Twitter to BLAST Ebert late Monday night ... saying, "I just lost my best friend, I have been crying hysterical for a full day and piece of s**t roger ebert has the gall to put in his 2 cents about a jackass drunk driving and [he is] one, f**k you!"

Bam added, "Millions of people are crying right now, shut your fat f**king mouth!"

Roger Ebert later posted on his blog he "was probably too quick to tweet" about the car crash that killed Ryan Dunn yesterday ... explaining that his post was "not intended as cruel."


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The film's director, Adam Shankman, posted the above photo on his Twitter, with the message "Ladies and gents: first look at tom cruise as stacee jaxx! First day of shooting!"

It sounds like last week was actually Tom's first day on set, with Shankman also saying he filmed a scene with Def Leppard. Click the pic to zoom in on Tom's tattoos.

While Tom just started -- shooting actually started last month -- with co-stars Julianne Hough, Diego Boneta, Alec Baldwin and Russell Brand all spotted on set.

Check out all the behind-the-scenes shots!


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**HINT -- There are three differences in the above photographs!**

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"That's a new low!!" Madison wrote on her Twitter Saturday as photos surfaced of Hef's runaway bride reading her new Playboy by the Wet Republic pool. "That's disgusting and whoever booked her is tacky!"

When another Twitter user asked whether a reality TV crew would be following Harris, Madison added "trust me, NO ONE is interested in filming Crystal! She left Lifetime high and dry while filming a 2 hour special!"

Looks like Harris took notice, Tweeting "Hard times show your real friends..." to which Holly replied "No. They show HEF's real friends."


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With classic power moves like the famous drop to the knees, teeth picking and even the behind the back -- it's obvious why these imaginary shredders made it to the top!

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Tim    

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1133 days ago
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c.b.HATER    

BAM AND ALL THE A-HOLES COULD ALL CRASH AND I WOULDNT MISS A BEAT.
GOODBYE UNFUNNY MAN

1133 days ago
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WooWoo    

So sorry Bam :(

1133 days ago
4.

Amish Dave    

Sad the dude killed himself and his friend. It would have been more tragic if this drunk driver took another innocent car with him.

1133 days ago
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Robyn    

@c.b. HATER... its not about you *******!

1133 days ago
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Bamer    

Bam...really, do you really think it matters what you say, or think? You and your friends will not be missed. You have not contributed anything to society/mankind in your entire life...what a waste of air and space.....

Bam da bam bam!!

1133 days ago
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Sir John Thomas    

Tim,
You are pathetic and worthless.

1133 days ago
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LowOrbit    

Some sage advice from Dirty Harry (Clint Eastwood). "A Man's got to know his limitations!" Aparently Bam over estimated his by a little bit. OOps!

1133 days ago
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mickey     

Who cares what Bambam thinks. Everyone has a right to their opinion, even jackasses like you.

1133 days ago
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JR    

All these jackass guys are overpaid and a waste of space.

1133 days ago
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Almar    

Millions and Millions Of People Drink and Drive, It's No Secret, I Have a Ton of Friends who drink and drive, Im Not condoning it but i also haven't done anything to prevent it, Regardless if Dunn Was Intoxicated it dosen't mean he deserved to die, So What If he Was a So Called "Jackass"?, The Man's a Human being who was loved by many, So when people jump on a blog completely anonymous, and borderline celebrate the death of another human being who gave laughter to the masses, your completely sick and i know for damn sure that in your real life your family and friends would be horrified at such disgusting comments. Celebrate The Man for all of the times he made you smile (or Cringe), don't celebrate the fact that the man is no longer walking this earth. R.I.P.

1133 days ago
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OTHB    

Another of Tinsil Town's FINIST kills himself and an accompaning moron. I will give thinking about this about another second and thats all

1133 days ago
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Twiztid Cheez    

So sorry for the loss of Ryan Dunn. My prayers go out to all of his family and the members of one of the best f**king movies out there "Jackass". I am so f**kin sorry for the loss.....R.I.P. Mr. Ryan Dunn!

1133 days ago
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superbombastik    

3 beers and 3 shots over 4 hours? My Grandmother could do that and drive. And for a guy that probably does this a lot, he probably never was that buzzed. "Glassy eyed and flush"? Anyone that's ever taken a photo can tell you that's "red eye" from a flash. And as far as being flush, this is a fair skinned, ginger blond man who spends a lot of time outside and likely drives a convertible. God, you people need to give it up. It was a simple accident caused from high speed and a car that's not built for high impact. Stop trying to smear Dunn's memory.

1133 days ago
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Kayla    

c.b.HATER...You know really, shut your mouth if you don't have anything nice to say. You might not like any of these guys but theyr really going through a hard time and for you to have the audacity to post such a rude comment for what? Do you now feel good about yourself? Well I hope so, because millions of people are quite upset to see such a loss, if you don't care, don't waste your ******* time reading the article or even commenting on it. Your a pathetic loser.

1133 days ago
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