//Sundance Weekend Wrap-Up – Day 2-4 (Part 2)

Sundance Weekend Wrap-Up – Day 2-4 (Part 2)

NEWS AND STORIES:

  • Nikki Finke of Deadline Hollywood speculates which films will be the hit of the festival this year.
  • Roger Friedman of Showbiz 411 reporst that Sony Pictures Classics has picked up Please Give, a dramedy starring Catherine Keener and Oliver Platt.
  • Vadim Rizov of The Independent Eye fears that Joseph Gordon-Levitt’s new project may cause him to appear in fewer movies.
  • Nikke Finke of Deadline Hollywood reports that the film that has the most buyers in a frenzy is Catfish.
  • Anne Thompson of Thompson on Hollywood has the news that Lionsgate has picked up the Ryan Reynolds-in-a-box drama Buried.
  • Craig Kennedy of Living in Cinema, who like me is reporting on Sundance from afar, writes about Slamdance and its bigger than usual guest – Steven Soderbergh.

PICTURES/VIDEOS:

  • Killer Film has the official teaser poster for The Runaways.

  • MakingOf has the official teaser trailer for Buried.

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