//Of the Day – 08.15.11

Of the Day – 08.15.11

Read of the Day:

  • There has been much written on both sides of the argument, but the Association of Black Women Historians object to The Help. [Movieline]

News of the Day:

  • Bollywood actor and screen dancing icon Shammi Kapoor died of kidney failure over the weekend. [Variety]

Review of the Day:

  • The first review for One Day says that its poignancy will outweigh its flaws. [Slant]

Free Movie of the Day:

  • Four of Charlie Chaplin’s best-loved short films are available in one collection. [YouTube]

Movie Quote of the Day:

  • “What are ya waitin’ for cowboy? The matin’ call?” — Name the Movie?
    Last Week’s Answer: Up in the Air (2009)

Picture of the Day:

  • The French poster for Roman Polanski’s Carnage looks very Warhol-esque. [Awards Daily]

Audio of the Day:

  • Listen to 7+ minutes of Trent Reznor’s score for the upcoming Girl With the Dragon Tattoo. [Twitch]

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