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  1. the inside track
    Capture the Beauty of SAULT’s New Album NINE While You Can“Bitter Streets” finds the mysterious U.K. collective at its best, making permanent beauty out of all things temporary.
  2. Neighborhood Watch
    Earth Day at Habana Outpost; Sushi Tatsu ExpandsPlus: Tequila at Zengo, and Spanish tapas in the East Village, in our daily roundup of neighborhood food news.
  3. What to Watch for at This Weekend’s SAG AwardsHint: The Best Actress category seems to be up for grabs.
  4. ranters and ravers
    What’s the Worst Movie of 2009?With ballots and commentary from 43 critics, the Vulture Critics’ Poll is the definitive survey of crappiness in film.
  5. look of the day
    Marion Cotillard: Pitch BlackDo you like the color on her?
  6. smoking
    A.O. Scott: Don’t Take Away Our Movie Smoking!Scott: “The cigarettes are actually the best part of ‘Nine.’”
  7. kudos
    Mo’Nique, Memoriams, and More Nominations: Ten Reasons to Love This Oscar SeasonJames Cameron! Harvey Weinstein! Advanced math!
  8. Was 2009 the Worst Year of the Decade for Oscar-Bait Season? It Only Feels That WayRotten Tomatoes math doesn’t lie.
  9. red-carpet look book
    Red-Carpet Look Book: Daniel Day-LewisA fashion yearbook for the actor from Nine.
  10. nine
    Nine Not Going AnywhereSays a Weinstein Company guy: “At this moment in time there has been no plan between us nor the theater chains that we deal with to cut any theaters.”
  11. red-carpet look book
    Red-Carpet Look Book: Penélope CruzA fashion yearbook for the actress from Nine.
  12. red-carpet look book
    Red-Carpet Look Book: Marion CotillardA fashion yearbook for the Oscar-winning actress.
  13. ensemblahs
    How Many Stars Are Too Many? A Nine-Inspired CalculationA scientific calculation, by way of ‘Ocean’s Eleven’ and the cautionary tale of ‘All the King’s Men.’
  14. nine
    Weinstein Co. to Reduce Nine’s Theater PresenceWe don’t really see this turning around unless they recut the movie to include more Fergie.
  15. vulture lists
    8 out of Nine: How Do They Measure Up?Who deserves a plug, and who made us want earplugs?
  16. quote machine
    Joe Jonas Is a Blank SlatePlus: Todd Phillips, director of ‘The Hangover,’ has a plan for Tiger Woods.
  17. party lines
    Madonna, Fegie, and Kidman at Nine PremiereTommy Tune and Tony Bennett couldn’t get over it, really.
  18. party chat
    Nine Screenwriter Michael Tolkin on Why There Are So Many Famous People in His Movie“When Rob comes by, stick out a foot, trip him, and when Rob is down on the ground, ask him that question: ‘Why didn’t you cast nobodies in these parts?’”
  19. loose threads
    Swaim and Christina Hutson Design Together Again; Madonna and Lourdes Debut Mom and Daughter Dolce & GabbanaAlso, the editor of ‘Teen Vogue’ shot a cameo for ‘Gossip Girl.’
  20. boobs or lose
    Nine Costume Designer Prevented Fergie From ‘Flying Out’ of Her CorsetWhen Fergie dances, she DANCES.
  21. kudos
    Inglourious Basterds and Nine Lead Critics Choice Award NominationsA big day for the Weinstein Company!
  22. kudos
    Oscar Futures: Avatar Way UpWho’s up? Who’s down?
  23. kudos
    Oscar Futures: Avatar Way UpWho’s up? Who’s down?
  24. trailer mix
    Nine Trailer: When Will They Let Us Hear Daniel Day-Lewis Sing?Will he drink Raúl Juliá’s milkshake, or choke on it?
  25. amateurs
    Daniel Day-Lewis’s Method-Acting FailSeriously, who hired this guy?
  26. trailer mix
    New Nine Trailer: A Whole Lotta Kate HudsonKate Hudson is your guide in what looks like an expensive perfume commercial.
  27. nine
    ABC Gets NinedThe Weinsteins are teaming up with their old friends at Disney to cross-promote ‘Nine’ on upcoming episodes of ABC shows.
  28. delays
    Nine Bumped to DecemberIt hits in New York and L.A. on December 18.
  29. prosopagnosia
    Does Harvey Weinstein Think All Blonde Actresses Look the Same?Traci Lords, Sarah Chalke, Joey Lauren Adams: They’re all the same to Harvey.
  30. money
    Weinstein Company Possibly Not So Great on Money Right NowThe Weinstein Company has hired financial adviser Miller Buckfire & Co to “help restructure its debt and raise money to cover its operating costs.”
  31. Recession Woes
    Tailor in TroubleSam Mason’s restaurant files for bankruptcy.
  32. crossing over
    Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana Act in a Movie With Daniel Day-Lewis and Sophia LorenThey play priests in an upcoming musical film.
  33. the industry
    Tobey Maguire Takes a Keen Interest in Plessy v. FergusonPlus: Fergie and her humps join the ridiculously overpacked cast of ‘Nine.’
  34. the industry
    Shrinking Violet Kim Cattrall Finds Another Restrained Character to PlayPlus: McPheever heads to the movies, again! And Rob Marshall ditches his agency.
  35. the industry
    Daniel Day-Lewis Is Ready for His Eleven O’Clock NumberPlus: Tom Cruise will play the president, and Jason Reitman is adapting ‘Up in the Air.’
  36. the industry
    Javier Bardem Too Tired for this Song and DancePlus: Megan Fox gets a romantic rival in ‘Transformers 2,’ unless that’s just more of Michael Bay’s genius misinformation.
  37. the industry
    Jennifer Garner, You Don’t Have to Put on the Red LightJennifer Garner on Broadway, Janeane Garofalo on 24, and Anthony Hopkins makes a vanity project!
  38. the industry
    Howard, Baumbach to Adapt ‘The Emperor’s Children’Plus industry news on Nine, Law & Order, and the Silence of the Lambs musical.