10/2 Oscarweb Round-up

Posted by · 8:04 am · October 2nd, 2009

Where the Wild Things AreMaurice Sendak’s one nit-pick with the adaptation of his “Where the Wild Things Are.” I agree with him. [io9]

Capturing the miniature worlds of the film. [Los Angeles Times]

Adding a new dimension to Woody and Buzz Lightyear. [New York Times]

“Inception” predictably gets an IMAX release. [Cinema Blend]

Alfred Hitchcock refused to meet Steven Spielberg because Hitch felt like a “whore.” Not sure the point, but hey, worth pointing to… [The Independent]

On the “A Serious Man” red carpet. [Film in Focus]

Pete Hammond on Clooney vs. Clooney at the box office. [Notes on a Season]

Michael Moore invites you to comes see “Capitalism: A Love Story” for free. [The Huffington Post]




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  • 1 10-02-2009 at 10:00 am

    Jonathan Spuij said...

    That Hitchcock comment is absolutely pure gold. If it’s true that is.

  • 2 10-02-2009 at 10:56 am

    Gar said...

    Kris, when can we expect more of your thoughts on “Where the Wild Things Are”? Looking forward to it!

  • 3 10-02-2009 at 12:27 pm

    Robert Hamer said...

    I started reading the io9 article until it started spoiling the film a little too much for me. I get the jist of it, though.

  • 4 10-02-2009 at 1:53 pm

    Adam Smith said...

    I’m confused. Where in the HuffPo article does it say that you can see Capitalism: A Love Story for free? If that was a joke, it sure as hell doesn’t read.