The results of Sight & Sound’s critics poll of the greatest films of all-time has come back with a surprise victor. Alfred Hitchcock’s “Vertigo” topped reigning champion “Citizen Kane” in the list’s latest version.
Also, “Back to the Future” needs some tweaks, and Toby Jones dresses up like Hitch in today’s Dailies!
» “Beasts of the Southern Wild” star Quvenzhané Wallis has joined Steve McQueen’s “Twelve Years A Slave.” [/Film]
» Is the “Shining” prequel wholly unnecessary? [The Week]
» Get a look behind the scenes at the bambi burster from “Alien 3.” [Vulture]
» Cillian Murphy is going to star in a BBC Two miniseries about a family of gangsters in post-WWI Ireland. [Deadline]
» Watch this awful pitch meeting for “Back to the Future.” [Vulture]
» “Take Shelter” director Jeff Nichols will direct a movie about the youngest person to ever achieve nuclear fusion. [The Playlist]
» Toby Jones continues his streak of playing the same historical figure as more famous actors. Sorry, Toby, but we’re Team Hopkins. [TVLine]
» In a bit of a shocker, “Vertigo” took “Citizen Kane”’s top spot on the Sight & Sound list. [The Playlist]
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