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This Day in Pop Culture History

On This Day In Pop Culture For March 9

Check all that out today.Today's Birthdays include Mickey Spillane author (1918), Raúl Juliá  actor (1940), Bobby Fischer chess grandmaster (1943), Jean-Marc Vallée director/writer/producer (1963), Juliette Binoche actress (1964), Oscar Issac actor (1976), Brittany Snow actress (1986)[gallery columns="4" ids="621164,621166,621161,621162,621163,621165,621160"]As ever, we sadly remember those who have been lost as well, with notable deaths including Charles Bukowski author (1994), George Burns actor/comedian (1996), and Christopher "The Notorious B.I.G." Wallace musician (1997)[gallery ids="621167,621168,621169"]Lets end today with some George Burns, who lived to be 100 years old.  [...]

Teaser Trailer For James Franco's Cormac McCarthy Adaptation, Child Of God

is an attempt by Franco to recreate and re-imagine the lost forty minutes of William Friedkin's Cruising, As I Lay Dying is based on a novel by William Faulkner and Child of God is a Cormac McCarthy adaptation.Ahead of its premiere at Venice a teaser for Child of God was posted online today.[youtube][/youtube]Franco looks to[...]