* Last week, Joey Magidson and I closed the book on the summer of ’11. How did you feel about the last three months?
* I previewed the final summer films almost certainly destined to fail in the wake of Irene’s destruction.
* Joey’s DVD Picks of the Week was one of his most joyous installments yet, with his two of his favorite films of the year so far hitting shelves.
*Finally, Mike Ward reported on The Help’s box office dominance and ponders how far it'll go at the multiplex.