//Of the Day – 02.08.10

Of the Day – 02.08.10

Read of the Day:

News of the Day:

  • The British Academy of Film and Television Awards will be paying homage to the great Christopher Lee this year. [Variety]

Review of the Day:

  • Gnomeo and Juliet somehow has an 80% Fresh rating on Rotten Tomatoes so far. [Rotten Tomatoes]

Oscar News of the Day:

  • The Best Original Song performances will be back at this year’s Oscar telecast. That was something that felt missing last year. [In Contention]

Free Movie of the Day:

  • For those of you who subscribe to HBO, Eugene Jarecki’s Reagan documentary, which got excellent reviews at Sundance, premiered last night and is now available on HBO On Demand. [Cinematical]

Movie Quote of the Day:

  • “It says in the newspaper the army are making ‘strategic withdrawals.'”
    Yes, I saw that. It’s a euphemism for ‘retreat.'” — Name the movie?
    Last Week’s Answer: American Splendor (2003)

Picture of the Day:

  • All of the Oscar nominees that appeared at yesterday’s luncheon posed for one picture. Careful not to be blinded by the whiteness. [First Showing]

Video of the Day:

  • What if well-known filmmakers directed the Super Bowl? [Slate]

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