//Of the Day – 12.08.10

Of the Day – 12.08.10

Read of the Day:

  • Enjoy some Holiday nostalgia with an ode to A Charlie Brown Christmas. [Movieline]

News of the Day:

  • Cate Blanchett will be returning as Galadriel for The Hobbit. [Rope of Silicon]

Review of the Day:

  • Jeff Wells posts two contrasting reactions to How Do You Know. The one agreement seems to be that it’s safe to take off Oscar lists. [Hollywood Elsewhere]

Oscar News of the Day:

  • Sean Penn is throwing his support behind Javier Bardem’s performance in Biutiful for awards consideration. Nice idea, but the same tactic didn’t work for Michael Stuhlbarg last year. [HitFix]

Free Movie of the Day:

  • Tonight’s TCM triple feature is Billy Wilder’s Sunset Boulevard, Stanley Donen and Gene Kelly’s Singin’ in the Rain, and Alfred Hitchcock’s North by Northwest. You best be setting those DVRs. [TCM]

Movie Quote of the Day:

  • “First we’ll make snow angels for a two hours, then we’ll go ice skating, then we’ll eat a whole roll of Tollhouse Cookiedough as fast as we can, and then we’ll snuggle.” — Name the movie?
    Yesterday’s Answer: The Lives of Others (2007)

Picture of the Day:

  • Emma Stone is going blond for her role in Spider-Man. [Vulture]

Video of the Day:

  • Another great video compilation. This one features movie characters delivering the line “blah, blah, blah.” [Movieline]

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