• daydead.jpgScrew BitTorrent - you can get a decent bootleg DVD of Revenge of the Sith on the streets of China for $1.50.
  • Blah blah blah horror; blah blah blah remake: George Romero's Day of the Dead is getting another go-round.
  • Clive Barker and producer Jorge Saralegui are teaming up to form The Midnight Picture Show, a venture designed to spin at least two films out of Barker's stories each year. Barker says he has enough material for 20 films ready to go.
  • Gail Berman has a fever, and the only solution is more deals: she just signed director Mark Waters (Mean Girls) and his agent, Jessica Tuchinsky, to a three-year first-look producing deal at Paramount.
  • The boys at Sony Classics might know their way around an acquisition, but pity the poor fool who meets them for a power lunch - for, as Peter Bart writes, "you may end up at Wendy's -- unless you pick up the check."

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