//Of the Day – 11.16.10

Of the Day – 11.16.10

Read of the Day:

  • Scott Feinberg writes a long piece arguing for Rooney Mara to get an Oscar nomination for her role in The Social Network. He also highlights the Oscar nominees with the shortest roles. [ScottFeinberg.com]

News of the Day:

  • Carey Mulligan has officially been cast as Daisy Buchanan in Baz Luhrman’s adaptation of The Great Gatsby. [Screen Rant]

Review of the Day:

  • Josh Tyler says that Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, Part 1 is hard to follow if you’re not a Potter die-hard. [Cinema Blend]

Oscar News of the Day:

  • Stanley Tucci and Patricia Clarkson will be hosting the Gotham Awards, which means they may have better hosts than the Oscars. [The Playlist]

Free Movie of the Day:

  • Check out the critically acclaimed Italian film starring Tilda Swinton, I Am Love which is now available for instant streaming. [Netflix]

Movie Quote of the Day:

  • “I’d almost forgotten you were here, standing on the bones of my father. I’d introduce you, but rumor has it you’re almost as famous as me these days.” — Name the movie?
    Yesterday’s Answer: Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone (2002)

Picture of the Day:

  • Emma Watson is looking ravishing and all grown up on the red carpet for the latest Harry Potter premiere. [Forkparty]

Video of the Day:

  • Some immature person has edited together all of the homo-erotic subtext of the Harry Potter films. I suppose I’m also immature because I laughed. [Rope of Silicon]

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