Here some of the top stories you might have missed this weekend…

  • Waltz With Bashir was named Best Picture of 2008 by the National Society of Film Critics, beating out Happy-Go-Lucky, and Wall-E. Waltz is an animated feature based on writer Ari Folman’s experience as a soldier during the 1982 invasion of Lebanon.  [Variety]
  • Rob Zombie’s Halloween sequel H2, will bring big changes to the traditional Michael Myers costume. The horror icon will now dawn a new mask! Yeah, I’m angry about it too, but Hollywood is at the point where their remaking entire franchises, therefore I’m not surprised. [ShocktillyouDrop]
  • Check out Harold Ramis’ The Year One. It’s a Biblical comedy that stars Jack Black and Michael Cera as two lazy cavemen, who interact with some of the most famous people in Biblical history. The film co-stars Paul Rudd, David Cross, and Christopher Mintz-Plasse.  [/Film]

  • Darren Aronofsky’s The Wrestler is an Oscar shoe in, but what about his next project, Robocop? The director has been confirmed for the film’s reboot, but we haven’t seen or heard much from it. See what happens when elements from The Wrestler and Robocop collide! [Aint it Cool News]
  • New Thor Rumors: Word on the street is that a new character has been added to the Thor script, and his name is Donald Blake. He will play an important role in bringing the Norse god Thor into the same time frame as other Avengers Tony Stark/Bruce Banner. There are also rumblings that director Kenneth Branagh will have an acting role in the film. [ComingSoon.net]