The Cricket’s Daily 3: ‘Transylvania’ sucks up the money
Published: October 1, 2012 09:48AM
Updated: October 2, 2012 09:12AM
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This image released by Sony Pictures shows Dracula, voiced by Adam Sandler, in a scene from "Hotel Transylvania." The movie screens Friday, June 21, at Veterans Memorial Park in West Jordan. (AP Photo/Sony Pictures Animation)

Here’s what’s being talked about today in pop culture:

• “Hotel Transylvania” was a monster hit this weekend, taking $43 million at the box office to set a September record in spite of mediocre reviews. [Box Office Mojo]

• Actress Anne Hathaway got married over the weekend to actor/jewelry designer Adam Schulman — but the real star of the day was Hathaway’s gauzy Valentino-designed wedding dress. [People]

• Stephen Barton, one of the 58 people injured when a gunman opened fire during a midnight screening of “The Dark Knight Rises” in Aurora, Colo., speaks in a public-service announcement urging both President Barack Obama and Gov. Mitt Romney to address the issue of gun violence. [The Hollywood Reporter]