//Of the Day – 06.10.10

Of the Day – 06.10.10

Read of the Day:

  • Sasha Stone writes up a nice piece about the 20 Actors/Actresses that are the most overdue for an Oscar. I completely agree with Peter O’Toole at number one. [Awards Daily]

News of the Day:

  • The release date for Steve Carrell/Paul Rudd comedy Dinner With Schmucks has been pushed back a week, presumably to save it from Inception. [Film Junk]

Review of the Day:

  • Variety has an early review of Despicable Me and it is very positive about the French-made animated film. [Variety]

Free Movie of the Day:

  • Two great animated films from 2009 have been added to Netflix watch instantly – Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs and Up. [Netflix]

Movie Quote of the Day:

  • “How could I forget about you? You’re the only person I know.” — Name the movie?
    Yesterday’s Answer: Vivre sa vie (My Life to Live) (1962)

Picture of the Day:

  • I didn’t find any exciting new pictures, so I thought I’d share one of my favorite movie images of all-time from Charlie Chaplin’s The Kid.

Video of the Day:

  • In a sound test for the 1929 film Blackmail Alfred Hitchock, legendary filmmaker and elocutionist, makes a “that’s what she said” joke. [Vulture]

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