I've been remiss, again, in terms of posting, but in case you were wondering the Fincher thing went well.
He was typically smart, engaging, very funny and wonderfully candid and we managed to rattle through topics ranging from Benjamin Button, his early filmmaking influences, his time making promos, the nightmare that was Alien 3 and the lessons learned from that particular experience, Seven, Fight Club, through to the importance of sound in his movies in under an hour. As soon as the transcript is posted on The Guardian's website, I will, of course, link to it.
Onto other matters...
It's now President Obama, thank you very much.
And here's a snappy, new Watchmen TV spot