//Of the Weekend – 05.28-31.10

Of the Weekend – 05.28-31.10

Read of the Weekend:

News of the Weekend:

  • I’m out of town and away from the internet for a few days and one of the biggest movie stories of the year breaks – Guillermo Del Toro has left The Hobbit! [The One Ring]

Review of the Weekend:

  • Four Criterion reviews in one post: Walkabout, Stagecoach, Ride With the Devil, and The Fugitive Kind. [The Playlist]

Free Movie of the Day:

  • Tonight ESPN sports anchor Rich Eisen is the guest programmer on TCM and he has chosen the basketball classic Hoosiers, apropos for the late Dennis Hopper. [TCM]

Movie Quote of the Day:

  • “Man, everybody got chicken, that’s what happened. Hey, we can’t even get into like, a second-rate hotel, I mean, a second-rate motel, you dig? They think we’re gonna cut their throat or somethin’. They’re scared, man.” — Name the movie?
    Last Week’s Answer: Blazing Saddles (1974)

Picture of the Day:

  • (Above) In a clever marketing campaign for the movie Cyrus, Fox Searchlight has released this “Don’t F*ck My Mom” t-shirt. [The Playlist]

Video of the Day:

  • Batman and Iron Man share a musical number entitled “I’m a Marvel, I’m a DC”. [Cinematical]

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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.