* Last week saw a whole slew of new reviews: Crazy Stupid Love, The Guard, Attack the Block, Captain America: The First Avenger, Horrible Bosses, Friends with Benefits, Terri, Hobo with a Shotgun, Winnie the Pooh, Cowboys & Aliens, Of Gods and Men, Illegal, Beastly, and Rise of the Planet of the Apes!
* Joey’s DVD Pick of the Week was a tiny indie starring one of Hollywood’s most recognizable “That Guy” actors.
* Mike Ward chronicled the myriad failures leading up to the release of Cowboys & Aliens in last week’s Box Office Actuals.
* John Foote felt like a kid in a candy store with all the promising films at TIFF this year.
* I speculated on the Oscar possibilities of films like Rise of the Planet of the Apes and The Whistleblower.
* Finally, Anna Belickis wondered what happened to one of the most promising actresses of the 90’s for this week’s Women in Cinema.