5/13 Web Round-up

Posted by · 9:58 am · May 13th, 2009

Patrick Stewart in Star Trek: The Next GenerationNicole Kidman teams up with “Slumdog Millionaire” star Rubiana Ali in a Shekhar Kapur-directed, Ridley Scott-produced Schweppes ad. [Daily Telegraph]

Patrick Goldstein pulls back the veil on studio manipulation of box office expectations. [The Big Picture]

Revisiting “Star Trek: The Next Generation”‘s eerily prescient torture episode. [Slate]

Dissecting the meaning and pronunciation of “synecdoche” across the pond. [The Guardian]

Screenwriter David Nicholls on the “indulgence” of writing an adapted screenplay. [Live Journal via The Independent]




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  • 1 5-13-2009 at 12:02 pm

    chad said...

    That article was less about studio expectations and more about how awesome the author is at box office predicting.