Reel Projections, Thursday December 4

Two guys with mutton chops in a staring contest (and other pics) from

Steven Soderbergh + Catherine Zeta Jones + Guided by Voices = a Cleopatra musical.

The Curious Case of Benjamin Button's Director: Is David Fincher an asshole? Paramount apparently thinks so.

Over at Slashfilm, Peter Sciretta lists the movies he's looking forward to at the 2009 Sundance Film Festival, while Variety has the complete list of contenders.