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Best of the Week: Oscar Talk, Hitchcock, Bond, Presidents, Hot Projects In the Works, Reviews & More

Best of the Week: Oscar Talk, Hitchcock, Bond, Presidents, Hot Projects In the Works, Reviews & More

This week on TOH!, we discuss a number of possible awards contenders in Oscar Talk, we go behind the scenes with an exclusive “Hitchcock” set visit, look at the upcoming weekend’s cinematic offerings and much more!


Oscar Talk: “Cloud Atlas,” “Argo,” “The Master,” “Lincoln” Momentum, Screenwriting: “Looper” vs. “Avengers,” Doc Race Changes


Weekend Preview: Julia Loktev’s Psyhological Slow Burner “The Loneliest Planet,” An Ambitious but Flawed “Cloud Atlas”

Now and Then: “Four,” Moving Portrait of Love and Sex in the Time of Craigslist


Hedren Talks Devious Hitchcock and “The Birds” at Academy: “fairytale” Discovery by Reville

EXCLUSIVE: “Hitchcock” Set Visit with Gervasi, Hopkins, Mirren: “we explore the darker recesses of the mind”

EXCLUSIVE EXCERPT from “The Big Screen: The Story of the Movies”: David Thomson on Steven Spielberg


Ranking 22 Bond Films on Popularity and Critics’ Cred: Hits, Misses

Andrew Dominik’s “Killing Them Softly” Goes for Bloody Minimalism with New Posters

Scandal Pushes Alex Gibney’s Lance Armstrong Doc, Biopics Back to Front Burner

Lincoln Could Win the Election: He Covers Time, Newsweek and Poll Shows 67% of Americans Want Him Back in Office

Johnny Depp Signs on for Nolan Cinematographer Wally Pfister’s Directorial Debut “Transcendence”

Film World Salutes Andrew Sarris UPDATE (VIDEO)

“Stand Up Guys” with Pacino, Walken, Arkin: Review, Trailer, Awards Run (VIDEO)

Alamo Drafthouse Wants You to Fight a Cinematic Disease: Make a “No Talking, No Texting” PSA & Win Prizes (VIDEO)

Jackson Reveals “Hobbit”‘s Running Time — “Our Shortest Middle-Earth Yet” (But Still Epic)

James Cameron Lines Up Potential Post-“Avatar” Directing Vehicle “The Informationist” Centering on Strong Female Protagonist

Tarantino’s “Reservoir Dogs” and “Pulp Fiction” Return to Cinemas, with QT’s Hand-Picked Trailers

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