Page 2: Super 8, Harry Potter, X-Men: First Class, Jerry Seinfeld, Star Wars, Doctor Who, Die Hard, Attack the Block
Posted on Thursday, May 5th, 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 38 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!
Today’s t-shirt of the day on TeeFury is a Doctor Who-inspired design titled “Don’t Blink”.
Virginia Governor Bob McDonnell confirmed that Steven Spielberg will shoot the movie Lincoln in Virginia.
You can now purchase this 7 inch tall Harry Potter Basilisk Bookend Sculpture.
Jackie Cooper, a former child actor turned director who appeared in Superman, has died at age 88.
PixarBlog noticed that the poster for Hoodwinked Too suspiciously looks ripped-off from the poster design used for the Pixar movie Up. To be fair, this framing has been used in posters as far back as The Goonies.
Star Trek: Enterprise star Scott Bakula says that they were initially planning Enterprise movies: “We [Enterprise] were going to be the next movie franchise. Going in that’s what we were told.”
Daniel Norris created this awesome minimalist poster for Die Hard.
Without Avatar, Fox News Corp. profits plummeted 24 percent during the most recent quarter.
Watch some behind the scenes b-roll footage from the set of Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides.
FirstShowing found an online art gallery from La Cinémathèque française called Kubrick et le Web that features a color-coded gallery of posters, videos, and artwork inspired by various Stanley Kubrick films.
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