//Of the Day – 12.08.09

Of the Day – 12.08.09


Read of the Day:

  • The critics’ top ten lists started to come in today with a few major critics announcing their picks. Richard Corliss of TIME picks The Princess and the Frog in his animated heavy list and New Yorker critics David Denby and Anthony Lane both like The Fantastic Mr. Fox, Up in the Air, The White Ribbon, and Up. [Awards Daily]

News of the Day:

  • Terry Gilliam officially announced the Robert Duvall will be playing Don Quixote in his project The Man Who Killed Don Quixote, which is finally getting made. [Screen Rant]

Review of the Day:

  • Not a whole lot has been said about The Princess and the Frog, but word so far has been generally positive. JimmyO gives the film a 9/10. [JoBlo]

Oscar News of the Day:

  • Not exactly Oscar related, but the list of 69 foreign films eligible for the Golden Globes has been released. [Screen Daily]

Picture of the Day:

  • (Above) Pee Wee Herman has returned. Paul Reubens is starting with a stage act and may be working towards another Pee Wee Herman movie. [CNN]

Trailer of the Day:

  • Michael Cera’s multiple personality movie, Youth in Revolt, got a much more impressive red-band trailer today. This looks like it is going to be excellent. Check it out after the jump. [Funny or Die]

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