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Weekly Wrap: AFI FEST & AFM Begin, Hurricane Sandy, Disney Takes LucasFilm, Oscar Talk & More

Weekly Wrap: AFI FEST & AFM Begin, Hurricane Sandy, Disney Takes LucasFilm, Oscar Talk & More

This week on TOH!, we covered the start of both AFI FEST (with “Hitchcock” as the opening night film) and AFM, we followed Hurricane Sandy’s violent effects on the Northeast, looked at Disney’s major purchase of LucasFilm and much more!


Oscar Talk: from “Skyfall” to “Hitchcock”

The Hollywood Foreign Press Loves Women, Including Jodie Foster


“SEAL Team Six” Director John Stockwell Talks Fact and Fiction, Harvey Weinstein, “Zero Dark Thirty”


Rating “Psycho,” Behind-the-Scenes “Hitchcock” and the Universal Hitchcock Fifteen

Immersed in Movies: Previewing “Rise of the Guardians”

Makeup Artists Talk Challenges of “Cloud Atlas”: Multiple Characters, Movie Stars Hanks & Berry, Yellowface and Political Correctness

CHALLENGE! Take David Thomson’s Second Stump-the-Film-Buff Quiz

Kubrick’s Early Odyssey: “Fear and Desire” and “Killer’s Kiss”

Women in Film Expands Outreach with Speed Mentoring; Top Ten Pieces of Advice


Now and Then: After the Storm, Portraits of Tenacity in Recovery


Saoirse Ronan Joins Wes Anderson’s “Grand Budapest Hotel” with Fiennes, Norton, Wilson Brody & Law 

“Arbitrage” Marks New Trend of Releasing Pay-Per-View Earnings

May the Rights Be With You: Which Studios Own Which Franchise Characters?

Lionsgate Likes Francis Lawrence; He’ll Direct Two “Hunger Games” Sequels After “Catching Fire”

Why Scott Foundas Ditched Lincoln Society Programming to Go Back Where He Belongs UPDATED

Bennett Miller’s True Story of Olympian Murder “Foxcatcher” Goes to Columbia; Stars Carrell, Ruffalo, Tatum & Miller

Disney Empire Strikes Back: As George Lucas Moves On, Disney Picks Up His Bay Area Lucasfilm for $4.05 Billion

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