//Of the Day – 12.26.11

Of the Day – 12.26.11

Read of the Day

  • Steve Pond provides a detailed summary of why he believes there will be eight Best Picture nominations. [The Wrap]

News of the Day:

  • Director Baz Luhrman was injured on the set of The Great Gatsby, which apparently cut filming short. [Deadline]

Review of the Day:

Streaming Movie of the Day:

  • The acclaimed documentary Waiting for “Superman” is now available on Watch Instantly. [Netflix]

Movie Quote of the Day:

  • “Mmm. You know, when you… when you live a good life… like a saint… and then you die, that must be what they make you to drink in paradise.” — Name the movie?
    Last Week’s Answer: Almost Famous (2000)

Picture of the Day:

  • Michael Fassbender looks inquisitive in a new screenshot from Ridley Scott’s Prometheus. [JoBlo]

Video of the Day:

  • Speaking of Prometheus, it’s trailer premiered last week. Take a look below and share your thoughts in the comments. [The Playlist]

Alex started Film Misery in early 2009 after living the site’s title for many years. His film obsession began in high school when he and his friends would see all of the Oscar Best Picture nominees and try to make predictions...Full Bio.