Page 2: Pirates of the Caribbean, True Grit, Chicago Code, Toy Story, Iron Man, Star Wars, Quentin Tarantino, Fright Night, Tron
Posted on Wednesday, May 11th, 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 46 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!
Disney will be taking over Hot Topic stores in Hollywood and New Jersey to promote Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides with “Pirates Day” fan events.
Salon has compiled a list of pop culture references in the second season of Community.
War Machine goes to Infinity and Beyond with this Buzz Lightyear custom figure.
Fox has canceled Human Target.
A giant Pirates skull is being constructed for the Thursday London Westfield premiere of Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides.
Fox has ordered a series for The New Girl, a comedy tv series about sexual politics starring Zooey Deschanel and Jake M. Johnson created by Liz Meriwether (screenwriter of last January’s No Strings Attached).
Star Wars fail whale.
The Weinstein Company has acquired distribution rights to The Artist, a black-and-white silent film that “takes place in 1927 Hollywood and focuses on a silent movie star whose career seems about to be ended because of the arrival of the talkies.”
Wonder Woman cookies.
The Great Gatsby producers have purchased three 1920’s period cards valued at somewhere between $800,000 and $3 million.
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