Of the Weekend – 07.23-28.10

I just got back from a brief vacation and I want to thank everybody for keeping the movie discussion alive in the comments while I was away. Here are some news stories that you might have missed.


  • The panel for Matt Reeves’ Let Me In. [Screen Rant]
  • The panel for Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows. [Movie Line]
  • The panel for Warner Bros/DC Comics. [First Showing]
  • Preview of the sure to be nauseating Jackass 3D. [CHUD]
  • The panel for the Will Ferrell/Mark Wahlberg comedy The Other Guys. [Deadline]
  • Poster/pictures from Universal’s Paul and Cowboys and Aliens. [In Contention]
  • NEWS: A stabbing at one of the Hall H panels temporarily delayed the action at the Con. [USA Today]


  • The UK Film Council announced their abolition. [Movie Line]
  • Darren Aronofsky’s Black Swan and Julie Taymor’s The Tempest will bookend the Venice Film Festival. [HitFix]
  • Shawn Levy will be adapting one of my favorite childhood books into  a feature film: Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day. [JoBlo]


  • The UK trailer for Stephen Frears’ Tamara Drewe. [Living in Cinema]
  • Four new posters for The Green Lantern. [Cinematical]
  • Trailer for Zach Snyder’s Sucker Punch. [In Contention]
  • Gorgeous looking trailer for Cannes hit Certified Copy. [Rope of Silicon]
  • Red Band Trailer for Will Ferrell/Adam McKay produced comedy The Virginity Hit. [The Playlist]
  • Teaser poster for Priest. [Screen Rant]
  • (Above) A beautiful poster for Mark Romanek’s Never Let Me Go. [JoBlo]

I will have a separate post for the Toronto Film Festival announcement coming up, but not until after I unpack and sort through this mountain of e-mails. It’s good to be back!


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