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9/9 OSCARWEB ROUND-UP: Gosling King of Toronto, ‘Descendants’ drops earlier, spoilers in trailers

Posted by · 8:24 am · September 9th, 2011

Susan Wloszczyna writes up Toronto as the Oscar season kickstarter, hears good buzz for Woody Harrelson in “Rampart.” [USA Today]

Jeff Labrecque chalks Ryan Gosling up as the King of Toronto with two films set for the fest. [Entertainment Weekly]

Fox Searchlight moves “The Descendants” up five days to November 18. [Variety]

A Duncan Jones doodle might help you understand what really happened in “Source Code.” [Twitter]

Are trailers for films like “Contagion” (and, for that matter, “The Artist”) giving away too much? [Speakeasy]

Sasha Stone lays out a beefcakey Best Actor field. [Awards Daily]

And it’s not Oscar-related, or even movie-related, but Bill Ramey asked me to contribute to his on-going “Goodbye to Batman and Detective” comics series (you’ll understand if you’re following what’s going on at DC), so I gave it my best shot. [Batman On Film]

[Photo: FilmDistrict]




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  • 1 9-09-2011 at 8:35 am

    Robert Hamer said...

    It’s so funny seeing pics of Tom Hardy from Warrior. It looks like he ate Tom Hardy from Star Trek: Nemesis.

  • 2 9-09-2011 at 5:23 pm

    mikhael said...

    The trailer for The Artist is like a complete short film. It’s all there.