- Five failed American remakes of foreign movies. [Hollywood.com]
News of the Day:
- Screenwriter of the first two Superman movies and several James Bond films, Tom Mankiewicz has died at the age of 68. [USA Today]
Review of the Day:
- The birth of internet porn movie Middle Men opens this weekend and Emanuel Levy calls it “thematically riveting, but unevenly executed.” [Emanuel Levy]
Free Movie of the Day:
- TCM’s Summer Under the Stars continues tonight with Steve McQueen and his film Bullitt, which will be on at 10:15pm ET/9:15pm CT. [TCM]
Movie Quote of the Day:
- “It was said of her great-grandmother that the only members of the cabinet who weren’t her lovers were the ones who had reason to believe they might be her father.” — Name the movie?
Yesterday’s Answer: Wall Street (1987)
Picture of the Day:
- (Above) Some pretty stunning minimalist posters for the Alamo Drafthouse Rolling Roadshow 2010. [Rope of Silicon]
Video of the Day:
- The trailer for David Schwimmer’s Toronto Film Festival entry Trust has appeared online. Check it out below. [Rope of Silicon]
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