The stars were out for this year’s Toronto Film Festival, where big names such as as Brad Pitt, Hugh Jackman, Daniel Radcliffe, Scarlett Johansson and Jake Gyllenhaal hit the red carpet for films including “12 Years a Slave,” “Prisoners,” “Under the Skin” and “Kill Your Darlings.” Among the fest’s titles that are picking up traction in the burgeoning awards race are “Slave,” “Rush,” “Dallas Buyers Club” and “Gravity.” Other films, like “Skin” and Jason Bateman’s comedy “Bad Words” were picked up by distributors and are coming soon to a theater near you.
As for the rest of this week’s list…
September 11, 2013
1. Toronto Film Festival (Last week: Not ranked)
Hollywood went to Canada this week, and Awards Season is now fully underway.
6. “Gravity” (Last week: No. 7)