//Of the Day – 03.01.11

Of the Day – 03.01.11

Read of the Day:

  • Peter Bradshaw speculates on what may be next for the British film industry now that The King’s Speech has taken the Oscar. [The Guardian]

News of the Day:

  • Quentin Tarantino’s next film will be a spaghetti western that will feature Christoph Waltz. [Ain’t it Cool News]

Review of the Day:

  • David Lean’s Dr. Zhivago has been made into a musical in Australia. Reviews are mixed. [Variety]

Oscar News of the Day:

  • Despite 10 best picture nominees and efforts to appeal to a younger demographic, this year’s Oscar ratings were down 13 percent. [Vulture]

Free Movie of the Day:

  • Best Picture winner of 1950, All About Eve, is on TCM tonight at 10pm ET/9pm CT. [TCM]

Movie Quote of the Day:

  • “In this grave hour fuck fuck fuck perhaps the most fateful in our history bugger shit shit.” — Name the movie?
    Last Week’s Answer: Super Size Me (2004)

Picture of the Day:

  • Lee Unkrich returns to Pixar Studios and shares his Oscar with the whole Pixar team. [Twitter]

Video of the Day:

  • Tom Hanks has “never looked cooler in a movie” than in this clip from his upcoming Larry Crowne. [The Playlist]

Alex started Film Misery in early 2009 after living the site’s title for many years. His film obsession began in high school when he and his friends would see all of the Oscar Best Picture nominees and try to make predictions...Full Bio.