The Morning’s Top 5 Pop Culture Stories


1. Matthew Vaughn’s comedy about superhero-obsessed teens, Kick-Ass, will open this year’s SXSW Film Festival on March 12. [via Variety] 2. Sam Mendes — who already worked with Daniel Craig on Road to Perdition — is rumored to be directing the next James Bond film. Wethinks this doesn’t bode well for the Bond girls. [via Variety] 3. Production on Spider-Man 4 has been delayed after script clashes between director Sam Raimi and Sony over what direction he’ll take the villains in. [via THR] 4. Because you’re busy: Everything you need to know about the past 98 hours (and five seasons) of Lost in just 8 minutes. [via GQ] 5. Are you ready to bring 3D entertainment into your own living room? Discovery, Sony, and Imax are banking on it. And so is ESPN. [via USA Today]

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