Page 2: Say Anything, Cars 2, Blade Runner, Spider-Man, DuckTales, Aliens, Monsters Inc, Harry Potter, Community, Thor, Game of Thrones
Posted on Wednesday, May 4th, 2011 by Peter Sciretta
What is Page 2? Page 2 is a compilation of stories and news tidbits, which for whatever reason, didn’t make the front page of /Film. After the jump we’ve included 48 different items, fun images, videos, casting tidbits, articles of interest and more. It’s like a mystery grab bag of movie web related goodness. If you have any interesting items that we might’ve missed that you think should go in /Film’s Page 2 – email us!
Toy Story 3 director Lee Unkrich is auctioning off some exclusive Pixar goodies on eBay to benefit the Japan Earthquake and Tsunami Relief Fund. For example, the photo above is rare unreleased concept art from Monsters, Inc.
The reason why Thor opened overseas before opening in the US: “Paramount took advantage of the big European holiday called May Day, as well as the English royal wedding on April 29, which provided many countries with a three or four-day weekend.”
Illustrator Yehudi Mercado created a set of Community action figures.
Dodgeball director Rawson Thurber is in talks to direct We’re The Millers, which “centers on a drug dealer who, on his 30th birthday, decides that he wants out of the business.”
Today’s t-shirt of the day on RIPT Apparel is a Say Anything/Star Wars mash-up design titled “Say Beep Bop Boop”.
Go Into The Story breaks down seven pieces of conventional wisdom disproved by Fast Five.
Meet the latest new character joining Cars 2: Brent Mustangburger.
“Brent Mustanburger, an American sports broadcasting icon, is an excitable 1964 Ford Mustang widely considered one of the most recognizable voices in the history of automobile sports television and associated with some of the most memorable moments in modern sports.”
Netflix will be adding all of the Marvel cartoon series ever aired on television to their Instant Queue.
Columbia Pictures has released a poster for Roland Emmerich‘s Anonymous.
Hungry Rabbit Jumps helmer Roger Donaldson will direct the financial thriller Cities, starring Clive Owen and Anil Kapoor.
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