//Of the Day – 11.21.11

Of the Day – 11.21.11

Read of the Day:

  • An interesting take on The Iron Lady from a woman who experienced Margaret Thatcher’s tenure first hand. [The Guardian]

News of the Day:

  • The case surrounding Natalie Wood’s death is being re-opened by the LAPD. [The Guardian]

Review of the Day:

  • John Hazelton calls Martin Scorcese’s Hugo “a warm and delightfully engaging family film that makes refreshing use of 3D.” [Screen Daily]

Awards News of the Day:

  • The most offensive awards host ever, Ricky Gervais, has bafflingly been invited back to host the Golden Globes. [Rope of Silicon]

Streaming Movie of the Day:

  • Get into the Christmas spirit with the original Miracle on 34th Street, which just became available on Watch Instantly. [Netflix]

Movie Quote of the Day:

  • “Boomerang fish! Guaranteed fresh! Throw the fish A-WAY… and it comes back to me! Get ’em while they’re fresh!” — Name the movie?
    Last Week’s Answer: Citizen Ruth (1996)

Picture of the Day:

  • New set photos from The Amazing Spider-Man have appeared online. [Newscom via Coming Soon]

Video of the Day:

  • The SoundWorks Collection is back with another great profile an the aural delight that is Drive. [SoundWorks Collection]

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