//Of the Day – 10.01.10

Of the Day – 10.01.10

Read of the Day:

  • David Ehrlich writes this observant piece about why The Social Network does not in fact define the decade. [Cinematical]

News of the Day:

  • Julia Roberts and Meryl Streep will be teaming up for the film adaptation of Tony-winning play August: Osage County. [Deadline]

Review of the Day:

  • The old-person action movie RED screened at Fantastic Fest and was well-received. [UGO]

Oscar News of the Day:

  • The first Academy screeners have been sent out. Let the campaigning begin. [HitFix]

Free Movie of the Day:

  • Kick off October with a Dracula movie marathon tonight on TCM. [TCM]

Movie Quote of the Day:

  • “I think it would be fun to run a newspaper.” — Name the movie?
    Yesterday’s Answer: Some Like it Hot (1959)

Picture of the Day:

  • I snapped the above shot of one of the local “arthouse” theatres in Minneapolis. I thought it was amusing how they have to advertise Never Let Me Go.

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