//Of the Day – 08.13.10

Of the Day – 08.13.10

Read of the Day:

  • Fifteen things that Eat, Pray, Love and The Expendables have in common. [Vulture]

News of the Day:

  • Apparently Universal Studios is considering opening a Lord of the Rings Theme Park after the wild success of The Wizarding World of Harry Potter. I say DO IT! [/Film]

Review of the Day:

  • Patrick Goldstein screened an unfinished cut of Clint Eastwood’s Hereafter and his two sentences about it are highly praising of Eastwood. [Los Angeles Times]

Free Movie of the Day:

  • TCM’s Summer Under the Stars continues tonight with a tribute to Robert Ryan. Stay up late for the Western classic The Wild Bunch at 1:15am ET/12:15am CT. [TCM]

Movie Quote of the Day:

  • “Fogell, shut the fuck up. And take off that vest. You look like Aladdin.” — Name the movie?
    Yesterday’s Answer: Pretty Woman (1990)

Picture of the Day:

  • The first look at Rowan Joffe’s adaptation of Brighton Rock appeared online yesterday. [The Playlist]

Video of the Day:

  • A beautiful trailer has appeared online for Nicholas Fackler’s Lovely, Still starring Martin Landau and Ellen Burstyn. [First Showing]

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