In case you missed it…

Recapping last week’s news in movie entertainment so you don’t have to.

August 27, 31: James Cameron mouthed off about the misuse of 3D, specifically targeting Piranha 3D. Subsequently, Piranha 3D producer Mark Canton threw it right back in his face.

August 30: Battle: Los Angeles director Jonathan Liebesman signed on to direct Clash of the Titans 2.

Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson
The Faster way
to kill your career.

August 30: Shia LeBeouf turned out to be the most profitable actor for the studios.

August 31: After taking two steps forward with Faster and Fast Five, The Rock took another step back into kiddie-land by signing up to replace Brendan Fraser in the sequel to Journey to the Center of the Earth.

August 30: The first set photos from Stephen Sielberg’s Warhorse were released.

August 31: The website for David Fincher’s totally-not-fictional The Social Network went live.

September 3: Machete opened to mostly positive reviews.

September 2: M. Night Shyamalan revealed he’s working on a non-sequel to Unbreakable.

September 3: The very violent trailer for Hobo With a Shotgun premiered online, presumably to show up Machete as a timid afternoon frolic.

'Newt' concept art'
Cute Newt.

September 3: New photos from Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows appeared online.

George Clooney as 'The American'
Clooney’s all American.

September 3: Concept art for Pixar’s abandoned project Newt popped up on Facebook.

September 5: Two people required medical attention after viewing Danny Boyle’s upcoming 127 Hours, based on the ordeal of mountain climber Aron Ralston.

September 6: The American surprisingly edged out Machete to take the number one spot at the box office.