At the multiplex, the last two months of the year are traditionally of two minds: prestige and pure fun.
It's the awards season, when serious cinema vies for Oscar gold. And it's the holiday season, when lighter films offer stressed families a mental escape (as in vampire love story Twilight or the animated Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa).
This year, it's the awards race that is looking loopy. The road to Oscar is just beginning, and it already has taken more twists and turns than any in recent...Full Story