10/31/11: ‘Puss in Boot’ topped the box office charts in the U.S., while Steven Spielberg’s ‘The Adventures of Tintin’ rocked audiences overseas, and Justin Timberlake has been offered a leading role in the Coen brothers’ upcoming folk music movie. Plus more stories in my daily news roundup for Movies.com.
Peter A. Martin
Raised in Los Angeles repertory movie houses before spending a decade in tiny Manhattan cinemas, Peter Martin has been freely roaming in DFW multiplexes and art houses for most of the 21st Century. Founder and Editor of Dallas Film Now, Peter also serves as Managing Editor for ScreenAnarchy.com and is a contributing writer for Movies.com, Fandango, and other print and online publications. He is a proud member of the Dallas/Ft. Worth Film Critics Association. View all posts by Peter A. Martin