//Of the Day – 11.23.10

Of the Day – 11.23.10

Read of the Day:

  • The 50 Greatest Movie Franchises of All-Time including Box Office and Critics ranks. [The Atlantic]

News of the Day:

  • Lesbian groups are adamantly opposed to The Kids Are All Right. [The Independent]

Review of the Day:

  • Tangled has been playing well with critics prior to its opening tomorrow. Michael Phillips is among its admirers. [Chicago Tribune]

Oscar News of the Day:

  • Patricia Norris will be receiving a Lifetime Achievement Award from the Art Directors’ Guild this year. [Alt Film Guide]

Free Movie of the Day:

  • TCM has a great line-up tonight that includes To Kill A Mockingbird, Boys’ Town, and 12 Angry Men. [TCM]

Movie Quote of the Day:

  • “In time you will see that this is the best thing.”
    “In time you’ll drop dead and I’ll come to your funeral in a red dress!” — Name the movie?
    Yesterday’s Answer: The Big Heat (1953)

Picture of the Day:

  • The first photo of Angelina Jolie in the director’s chair for her upcoming Bosnian War set epic. [Screen Crave]

Video of the Day:

  • Pixar has come out with their own short film for the “It Gets Better” project. Just like all other Pixar short films it’s just great. [Deadline]

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