Page 2: Star Trek, Princess Bride, Game of Thrones, Star Wars, Aladdin, Big Bang Theory, Lady and the Tramp, Mad Men, E.T., Galaxy Quest,
Posted on Wednesday, February 15th, 2012 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!
Header Photo: Star Trek / Reservoir Dogs mash-up
PopMatters lists 10 Alternative Cinematic Valentines
Drew Millward created this The Princess Bride poster for the Alamo Drafthouse.
Harry Knowles interview with director Andrew Stanton talking about his new film adaptation of John Carter is a must read.
HBO has released a teaser poster for the second season of Game of Thrones.
Screenwriter John August shows you how to convert old Final Draft files, in five clever-but-tedious steps.
Check out Frank Quitely‘s Star Wars-inspired illustration.
Nicolas Cage changed his last name from Coppola to Cage because of his experience on Fast Times at Ridgemont High:
Yeah. Terrible. Because I must have auditioned for the Judge Reinhold part 10 or 11 times. I was underage, so I couldn’t get it because I couldn’t work as many hours. And I was surrounded by actors, whose names I won’t mention, who were not very open to the idea of a young guy named “Coppola” being an actor. So that movie was instrumental in me changing my name because of the kind of unfortunate responses to my last name.
Walking Dead minimates are coming soon.
MTV explains Why ‘50/50‘ Deserved A Best Picture Nod